FaceBook Fury..

18 Oct

I’ve been a member of a Vegan facebook group for awhile. I rarely looked at it before – only when i needed a recipe, or some new lunch ideas. That’s what it was initially. I always struggle in the beginning, and when I was first researching my Vegan diet, I struggled with recipes and quick and easy ideas of what to eat.

So in that respect, yes – having an interactive group where people comment is most definately helpful. But recently, this Vegan group on Facebook has turned into animal activists, people who believe that what they are doing is righteous and all meat eaters should be damned. I’m not a fan.

You’re probably asking me why I don’t just leave the Facebook group and ignore it right? Well the truth is, there are still the odd recipe posts and more than that i’m still intrigued. There’s a lot of kids on there – pre-teens, teens, parents as well as people like me. A few of the posts have shocked me :

1. a woman was trying to feed her cat a vegan diet because she didn’t believe in eating meat herself and thereby didn’t believe her cat should.

2. A teenager in a biology class wanted to abstain from doing a lung / kidney dissection

What are your views on these issues?


Posted by on October 18, 2011 in Uncategorized


2 responses to “FaceBook Fury..

  1. theresa

    November 15, 2011 at 11:42 pm

    well there are vetenarians wh advocate a vegan diet for dogs and cats, there are certified and specifically developed products which contain everything these cats need, you should really investigate this further b4 passing a uninformed judgment based sollely on ur emotions:

    here are a few Links:

    Interview with Vegan Vet Part1:

    Interview with Vegan Vet Part2:

    Please LISTEN to this, especially starting at 35th Minute, its about VEGAN FOODS for DOGS and CATS, by the WAY, Newsflash: CATS are not even Carnivours, they are Omnivours By Nature!!! But, just listen and then see what u think afterwards:
    [audio src="" /]


    • theresa

      November 15, 2011 at 11:43 pm

      further more Veganism is not only about receipes, we need to help the animals


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