Man tortured pet hamster by feeding it cannabis and Tizer laced with LSD

A 22-year-old man has been jailed after he tortured a pet hamster by giving it a fizzy drink laced with drugs .

Cruel Corey Lee Salvatore Destrow admitted causing the hamster to be given cannabis and LSD at a house that was found covered in animal faeces and stinking of urine.

Lancaster Magistrates Court heard that police seized a phone from the house, and found a video which showed the defendant and another man laughing as the hamster – named Mr Chow – was fed the drugs.

The pair could be heard saying “We are going to kill it” and “it is going nuts.”

Police found Mr Chow in his cage with no water inside a cupboard during a raid on the house in Heysham, Lancs., in May 2016.

Destrow, of Lancaster, was himself high on a cocktail of drink and drugs as Mr Chow chewed on a cannabis leaf and

... read more at: