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Tips for Humane, Nontoxic Ant Control | PETA.Org


Animals  (tags: ants, ant control, humane methods, PETA )

Laura
- 1073 days ago - peta.org
Tips for humane ant control.



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Bianca D. (87)
Wednesday May 16, 2012, 4:20 pm
Thanks VeganLaur. Good to know!!
 

Laura H. (915)
Wednesday May 16, 2012, 5:15 pm
Every spring-here they come! I end up catching them and taking them outside; the little stinkers are SO smart-I have never been able to figure out where they come from!
I've learned to do many of the things (over the years) mentioned in the PETA article; it does help.
 

Laura H. (915)
Wednesday May 16, 2012, 5:18 pm
I have also learned that although they are tiny, ants ARE smart; they get scared, they feel pain...all they want to do is survive and protect their family...

Humans need to think beyond 'their' world...
 

Kay M. (348)
Wednesday May 16, 2012, 5:31 pm
ty
 

Lydia S. (161)
Wednesday May 16, 2012, 8:20 pm
Thanks , I have had success w / the coffee grinds .
 

Laura H. (915)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 9:13 am
Orange spray works well; I put it on cotton balls and leave them around windows, etc.
 

Alison A. (243)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 10:36 pm
Thank you for posting this, there is no need to kill unwanted guests, they have just as much rights to live on this earth as we do, these are simple instructions to follow and things like the smell of oranges in your home during the summer is pleasant and far from inconvenient.

We have never really had a problem with ants in our present home, which is surprising because they love our garden! But these are great tips.

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