Veganism and vegetarianism are loosely defined concepts, not doctrines.
People choose to be vegan or vegetarian for a wide range of reasons, including:
Food safety (related to Health, but a bit different)
Environmental impact (often related to ethics/morals)
So, do what fits your values, and call yourself whatever you ...
Law of the Jungle
We live in a clearing in the southern Sri Lanka Jungle. From time to time we have rats.
Normally when they become a nuisance, my wife puts out a cage trap and we catch it.
In the morning we then get the neighbor kid to peddle the rat a few miles away and let it go in the jungle.
Quite often the bait is gone in the morning and there is no ...
Great answers above!
On the subject of mouse tactics, I'd add that besides stopping up the holes where the mice get in if you can, the thing that makes the big difference is to make sure not to leave any food where they can reach it. Be thorough. If you know they can get into one of your cupboards, use that cupboard only for tinned food, or store things in ...