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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.

Etymologies

pet1 + (kid)nap.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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