Citigroup Officially Bans Glue Traps

June 2012

Thanks to PETA, Citigroup, the third largest financial institution, is officially glue-trap–free as of July 1. After being informed that these cruel devices condemn mice and other small animals to a slow death from dehydration or suffocation, it let every rodent control vendor know its new glue-trap policy. This recent policy means that 18 of the top 30 banks have now pledged never to use glue traps!

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind