If you skim the classifieds looking for that dream dog, just make sure Fido wasn't stolen first.

It's a scary trend in the Tri-Cities lately, where dogs get stolen by "flippers" who turn around and sell the dogs for profit.

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The most-stolen dogs have been huskies and purebreeds.

Just be on the look out when you're looking for that forever friend!

[KEPR]