Hamster flushed down toilet after college student’s pet denied flight on Spirit Airlines


A beloved pet hamster that was flushed down a toilet has become the latest controversial case in airlines versus people seeking to travel with emotional support animals.

Belen Aldecosea, 21, on Thursday accused Spirit Airlines of causing her to tearfully flush Pebbles the hamster down a toilet in airport bathroom an after the company refused to let her bring the pet on a flight as an emotional support animal, according to lawyer Adam Goodman.

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Belen Aldecosea holds her pet hamster, Pebbles.