from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The stealing of a pet, such as a dog or cat, usually for sale to experimental laboratories or for ransom.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The abduction of a pet
- v. Present participle of petnap.
(history, for Pamela, was divided into the Ancient Era, the Dark Ages, the Olden Days, the British Empire, the Modern Age and the Present), petnapping was good business.
This story bothered me a whole bunch, and I’ve devoted far too much thought to debunking it because I don’t like the thought of petnapping one bit.