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ACTION ALERT: End the Use of Cruel and Ineffective Glue Traps for Small Animals! PLEASE SIGN !


Animals  (tags: glue traps, small animals, viciously killed, abused, legalisation animal protection )

Simone
- 2831 days ago - forcechange.com
Glue traps are small pieces of cardboard or plastic coated with a sticky adhesive intended to capture a small animal. This allows it to be touted as the perfect solution, no poison, no messy snap-traps, just a simple block of sticky material.



   

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Jenny D (830)
Tuesday September 13, 2011, 11:36 pm
Signed, shared and noted, thanks Simone.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 12:41 am
You may sign for your whole family using the same e-mail address. Please do ~ this is an important issue! Signed and noted for each member of my household. Thanx Simone.
 

Constance F (418)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 1:33 am
Signed. Thank you. And thank you Andy, I will.
 

Andrea Nemec (213)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 4:17 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Michela M (3964)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 6:47 am

SIGNED and Noted!! Thanks, Ciao!! Michela
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 8:07 am
done
 

Regina P (63)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 8:44 am
Noted & signed. Thanks
 

(0)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 8:47 am
Signed, thanks.
 

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 10:15 am
Noted & Signed. Thanks Simone.
 

Nancy C (806)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 10:29 am
These traps can kill the wrong animals, attract other vermin, and do not address the source of the problem.
 

desanka s (416)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 12:41 pm
Poor little creatures. Signed. TY Simone.
 

Chris R (80)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 1:19 pm
Thanks Simone, done!~
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 1:59 pm
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Lisa N (202)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 2:05 pm
Signed, thanks.
 

Alison A (244)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 5:16 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 6:53 pm
signed, thnx.
 

Patricia W (94)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 6:53 pm
The first time I heard of these little nightmares was in the place where my father worked, years ago. They used them in the warehouse and I got so upset about how horribly cruel these traps were that my father convinced his boss not to use them anymore. We got them a cat instead :) and named him Cheech - nickname for Francis. Then we got him a friend. Cheech and, yes, Chong worked out very well. They both had long, happy lives. Can't say so for the mice. TY Simone. Signed
 

Linda B (71)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 7:17 pm
Action taken.
 

Valerie H (133)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 8:15 pm
Thank you, gladly signed.
 

. (0)
Thursday September 15, 2011, 7:27 am
Thanks for this Simone, as this is a horrible death for God's little creatures! It's very close to me too. I worked for the County of Ventura for 17 years before retiring early on a medical disability. & of course they did everything on the cheap & used these traps. So after I saw the first slow death, I would clock in early & collect & dispose the many traps in our office alone, then I replaced them with humane traps, but God forbid I do something nice for our furry friends as I was told to leave the glue traps be & do not use my own humane trap! I was able to save & set free maybe30-40 of them.
& i recently had some rats homestead in my garage & to date, I have gathered up 18 so far & taken them down to an orchard about a 1/4 mile away & freed them into the thick carpet of leaves. - no cats, hawks cant see them & the few snakes we have are troo small !
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Thursday September 15, 2011, 7:33 am
Signed and noted, thank you!
 

Suzanne Hall (7)
Thursday September 15, 2011, 9:43 am
Signed and noted. These traps are extremely cruel!
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 16, 2011, 3:20 pm
Beyond cruel. Signed & noted.
 

Arild Warud (174)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 1:01 am
Signed,thanks Simone.
 

. (0)
Tuesday October 4, 2011, 10:32 am
Signed.
 
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