It's come to this

Some people, desperate for drugs, injure their own pets to get narcotics from their veterinarian, DEA officials are warning doctors.

One case that garnered international attention: A Kentucky woman used her husband’s disposable razor blades to cut her mixed-breed retriever, Alice, on multiple occasions to get an opioid pain killer.

“I remember my initial feeling of disbelief, this can’t be real,” said Elizabethtown Police Officer John Thomas, who investigated the case.