Once a rodent triggers the pedal, the mouse trap immediately springs closed to eliminate the pest on contact. It can then be easily disposed of for quick and clean removal. The traps require no chemicals or poisons, so they are an ideal mouse control device for use around food, water, children and pets. With superior quality and effectiveness, the Victor mouse trap has become the #1 selling trap in the world - with over 1 billion sold. Also, Victor mouse traps are the professionals' trap of choice. Victor Easy Set Mouse Traps are the only traps constructed from environmentally responsible, Forest Stewardship Council certified wood. Made in the USA! The disposable mouse traps are safe for use around food, water, children and pets. Victor Easy Set Mouse Traps are perfect for use anywhere at your business. These mouse traps should be placed where rodents travel, such as along walls at 2 to 3 foot intervals.