Vegan diets are healthier and safer for dogs, study suggests

Peer-reviewed analysis of 2,500 pets finds vegan dogs visit the vets less often and require fewer medications

Vegan diets are healthier and safer for dogs than conventional meat-based diets, according to the largest study to date, as long as they are nutritionally complete.

The diet and health of more than 2,500 dogs were followed over a year using surveys completed by their owners. These assessed seven general indicators of health, such as multiple visits to the vets, and 22 common illnesses.

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