Dog, cat and rat add up to trouble

first_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! When Gregory Pike was told he had to have a busker’s permit for his strolling act, consisting of a rat riding on the back of a cat riding on the back of a dog, he figured it would be no big deal to get the $35 license. But Pike said that when he came out of City Hall in Santa Fe, N.M., with the itinerant vendor license, he walked into city animal-control officers who gave him citations for $500 because Booger, his Rottweiler-Labrador mix, and Kitty, the gray-and-black cat, had no tags proving they had their rabies shots and had been spayed or neutered. Pike also was not carrying the required poop bags. – Associated Presslast_img read more