FTC Disclosure: If you make a purchase through a link on this site, I may receive a small commission on the transaction. Clicking these links doesn't cost any more to you, and it does help me with my small business so I thank you so much for any support you want to give!

Animals Deserved Better

by Barb

I went vegan because I believed that animals deserved better treatment.

...And they still do. I've been vegetarian since I was 19, and I'm 36 now. I met a vegan a few weeks ago, and that just gave me the push I needed. I watched a few videos on how dairy cows are treated and what happens to their calves. I was eating eggs too, which I won't after seeing the videos of the chickens stuffed into cages. :(

It's only been a couple of weeks for me, so I'm just starting to find my way around. I've found that soy lattes are yummy (yay! I love lattes) and I'm looking forward to getting even more adventurous with trying and cooking different foods.

Editor's Note:

Congratulations on making a big step towards health and happiness with the world around you. That's a very similar story to mine... I think a lot of people think that going vegetarian will help animals, and while it does, it still continues to hurt them in a variety of ways.

I think you'll find that the switch to veganism isn't nearly as hard as dropping all meat, and it's so rewarding. And, as an added benefit, when I stopped eating dairy and eggs, I lost about 10 pounds of stubborn extra weight. Score!

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Why Are You Vegan?.

Follow Me on Pinterest

FREE Vegan Ezine! 2011 Subscribe to
Vegan Bytes
and get a FREE 5-page guide to weight loss!

Email Address
First Name

Your email address is completely secure. I will only use it to send our newsletter.

Site Reviews   |   Advertising Policy   |   Privacy Policy   |   Meet Me   |   Search this Site   |   Site Map

by Cathleen Woods   |   © Copyright 2008-2021  |   Vegan-Nutritionista.com

Disclaimer: Everything in this website is based upon information collected by Cathleen Woods, from a variety of sources. It is my opinion and is not intended as medical advice. We do not sell personal information.
It is recommended that you consult with a qualified health care professional before making a diet change.

As an Amazon Affiliate I earn from qualifying purchases.