You might have been concerned when your pawghter or furson told you they wanted to go vegan. Where will they get their protein? Aren't their teeth made for chomping on meat? Well, your pups can totally thrive on plants and there are lots of doggies all over the world saving animals one bowl of kibble at a time.
Skeptical? Consider this story from CNN, where six veterinarians agreed that the nutritional requirements of dogs can be adequately met with a vegan diet.
By genus, dogs are classified as carnivorous, but metabolically, they are actually omnivorous. This means that their nutritional requirements can be adequately met with a plant-based diet – as they can source or synthesize all the nutrients they require from plant foods with supplementation.
Butterflies Katz has put together a collection of plant-strong pups from all over the world: Malaysia, India, Italy, Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom. Yes, vegan dogs are taking over the world!
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