Las Vegas Community Ditches Bird Poison!

February 2013

Residents of a housing community in Las Vegas contacted PETA with concerns that the management was going to poison pigeons. The community manager tried to evade our requests, but we posted an action alert, and shortly afterward, management let us know that the use of Avitrol had been taken off the table.

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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