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Vegan in London UK

Post by Trish » Mon Mar 12, 2018 5:35 am

Good Morning

I am vegan dog-mother to Terry, animal rights activist, music and book lover, recovering alcoholic, lover of friends, family and the adventure of life.

I have been vegan for 6 years and Terry, my Yorkie Russell is a rescue, is almost 10 years old and has been with me since he was about a year-old. He has been on the BARF (bones and raw food) diet for approx 8 years. I have been reluctant to switch him to a vegan diet and am only now trying it out. He is very resistant. Any tips?

Nice to be here amongst like-minded people.


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Post by Red » Mon Mar 12, 2018 6:32 am

Hey Trish! Good job on kicking alcohol.
Good to see that you're an activist.
What prompted you to go vegan?

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Post by brimstoneSalad » Mon Mar 12, 2018 2:03 pm

Welcome Trish!

Terry might not like any of the existing kibble, so you may have to make food to his taste using a supplement mix (like this: )

A gradual transition will likely be most successful.

A vegan diet can have a lot of advantages. You may have read these already:

Once you've transitioned Terry, you may be able to switch partially to a vegan kibble, I'd just stay away from the "Evolution" brand, which is disreputable. There are a number of mainstream brands that provide well formulated vegan kibble.

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Post by inator » Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:20 am

Hi Trish, welcome!
Do you have any recommendations for a couple of nice vegan places to go out to while in London? That'd be helpful since there are too many options to choose from (not that I'm complaining).

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