Toronto District School Board Bans Glue Traps

October 2011 

The Toronto District School Board—which directs the fourth largest school district in North America, with more than 600 schools—was considering the use of glue traps until PETA contacted district officials. They compassionately agreed that rodent control need not be cruel and are taking steps to ensure that glue traps are never used.

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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