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What's the diffrence between a vegitarian and a vegan?

This question has been bugging me for quite some time. Are they the sqame or are they diffrent? I here some ppl say they're vegitarian and others say they're vegan and that's what's qonfusing me.

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mothervixen

Asked by mothervixen at 4:16 AM on Aug. 31, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • vegan eats nothing thats had anything to do with animals whatsoever. eggs, fish, honey, milk, cheese, etc.
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 4:25 AM on Aug. 31, 2009

  • A Vegetarian doesn't eat meat, but they do eat animal products, such as cheese, milk and eggs. I have also met a few that will eat fish.

    A Vegan doesn't eat any sort of animal product at all.
    sailorwifenmom

    Answer by sailorwifenmom at 5:22 AM on Aug. 31, 2009

  • Pescatarians eat fish; vegetarians do not eat any animal flesh; vegans do not consume any animal products, including honey.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:01 AM on Aug. 31, 2009

  • vegans are really strict and eat no animal products whatsoever. I know a few that don't use leather products or any makeup and items even tested on animals. However I do not know if that holds true to all. My daughter is a lacto-something vegetarian. She eats eggs, milk, cheese and does occassionally eat fish. She does not eat any kind of meat. There are different "extremes" to being a vegetarian. But a vegan is the most strict.
    pagirl71

    Answer by pagirl71 at 2:02 PM on Aug. 31, 2009

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