Jake the police dog was screening passengers boarding the Norwegian Epic cruise ship for the Holy Ship! EDM festival on the ocean. Jake alerted his police officer companion that he smelled something suspicious and then became visibly sick.
“(The dog) started having some problems with balance and had some type of seizure incident of some sort, was showing effects of having inhaled some substance,” Tod Goodyear, a Sheriff’s Office spokesman, told WFTV. “They administered the Narcan and got (the dog) to the vet as quick as they could.”
They gave him Narcan as a precaution as they didn’t know what caused the illness.
Meanwhile, police searched the passenger and found “a sedative and other prescription drugs, as well as an amphetamine and Ecstasy,” according to WFLA.
It isn’t clear what Jake ingested, when, or how. Most importantly though, Jake is expected to make a full recovery.
from Boing Boing https://boingboing.net/2019/01/11/drug-sniffing-doggo-odd-at-e.html