vegan dogs and cats

Book Review: The Plant-Powered Dog

The Plant-Powered Dog gently guides the reader through complex evidence-based research, presenting seemingly endless data in support of the efficacy of a well-balanced, nutrient-dense canine vegan diet.
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Dog enjoying a vegan dental chew

Dental Care for Vegan Dogs

For caregivers of vegan dogs, the growing range of plant-based oral care products is a blessing, making it possible for our rescued friends to enjoy good dental health without having to sacrifice our vegan values.
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Tabby cat resting on his side on a bench in the garden

Can Cats Be Vegan?

Raising cats on a vegan diet requires a commitment to ensuring they are getting all the nutrients they need, including taurine and l-Carnitine. Having said that, we have read and heard claims of many healthy plant-powered cats.
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Beautiful golden-brown collie dog looking happy in the grass

100 Dogs on 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.
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Helping Your NonHuman Friends During Fireworks

For those with dogs and cats in the house, it’s important to make a plan beforehand so that you can be prepared in advance, rather than waiting to see how your friend responds to the sounds. If this isn’t their first time, you’ll have an idea of how he or she reacts, so you can plan accordingly.
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Vegan dog and cat Facebook groups

Vegan Dog and Cat Resources

Gentle World volunteers are frequently asked for reliable information about feeding a healthy, nutritious plant-based diet to their nonhuman friends. Here are some of our favorite resources.
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