As Prof Knight’s latest studies made headline news that if all the world’s dogs went plant-based, it would save more greenhouse gases than all those emitted by the UK, land larger than Mexico, freshwater exceeding all renewable freshwater in Denmark, and would feed around 450 million additional people – more than the entire EU!

Dr Arielle Griffiths is a vet who turned both herself and their family dog fully plant-based just 4 years ago with a desire to find a healthier diet for our pets. She was so affected by the obesity epidemic that she saw while working as a GP vet for 25+ years and it prompted her to do research into nutrition.

Dr Arielle Griffiths with vegan dog Ruff being interviewed by BBC Radio 4
She now runs a podcast called Plant Powered Paws full of the latest information and developments surrounding plant-based pet nutrition.

Listen to Dr Arielle Griffiths being interviewed by Evan Davis from BBC 4 Radio below in October 2023

 

Plant Ingredients in Dog Food

Plant Ingredients in Dog Food

An enormously positive article about the use of plant-based proteins in pet food written by PhD Veterinary Scientist Jelena Suran in February 2024

Hills Pet Food Vets Sued

Hills Pet Food Vets Sued

Colgate-Palmolive’s Hill’s pet food unit has been hit with a proposed class-action accusing it of conspiring with vets to disparage grain free and plant-based diets