A Jackson County man faces animal cruelty charges after his dog tested positive for methamphetamine, according to a report in the Athens Banner Herald.
Little Guy, the small terrier-mix was ‘extremely nervous’ and panting and pacing when owner Marty Rogers took the dog to a veterinary clinic in Hoschton on Aug. 17, according to the news story on Wednesday.
After vets discovered meth in the dog’s system, officers then searched Rogers’ home and found a quantity of meth.
Rogers was charged with cruelty to animals and Little Guy was taken away by animal control officers.
Download the new AJC app. More local news, more breaking news and in-depth journalism.