On June 6, an article was published in The New York Times (published in print on Sunday, June 11) that presents the opinions of several veterinarians on the topic of vegan diets for dogs.
[Read the full article here: "The Vegan Dog"]
Vegan dog parents took to the comments section in the masses, sharing their own success stories in response to the arguably anti-vegan message of the article, which signed off on the discouraging note, "There are lots of herbivores out there that make great pets.”
...We'll let the comments speak for themselves! Check out a few of the (many) responses below, and let us know what you think of the article by commenting below or directly on the article itself.
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