Cat that TSA officers rescued from suitcase headed to Florida, enjoyed Thanksgiving meal back home

NEW YORK CITY — A cat that Transportation Security Administration officers rescued from a suitcase heading to Florida got to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal back at home in Brooklyn, New York.

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TSA spokeswoman Lisa Farbstein tweeted a photo of the cat named Smells, getting ready to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal after he had sneaked into a checked bag at John F. Kennedy Airport last week. The suitcase was heading to Orlando, Florida.

“Apparently Smells was planning to chase after a big mouse he heard was running around Disneyworld,” said Farbstein.

According to WFLA, the owner of the suitcase said that the cat belonged to someone else in his house.

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