A Youtuber has been criticised for feeding her pet fennec fox a vegan diet after photos of the animal looking worryingly thin were shared online. Animal rights activist and blogger Sonia Sae, from Barcelona, Spain, claims that she rescued her pet fennec fox, named Jumanji, from a breeder in Despite being classified as mostly carnivorous animals which naturally eat small animals such as lizards, birds and eggs in the wild as well as fruits, Sae admits that she feeds him an exclusively vegan diet consisting mainly of cat food. In recent posts shared by Sae online she has also revealed that Jumanji has experienced a number of health ailments including hair loss, partial blindness and weight loss. To support her case, Moore also shared e-mails she received from animal rights groups Foxes and Friends and Ears. In a separate post she argues that feeding an animal a meat-based diet should itself be considered animal abuse. The popular Youtuber has announced that she will be releasing a video addressing the health concerns to prove that Jumanji is not malnourished. Already have an account? Log in here. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium.
Published 24 May The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. They believed the fur loss was thanks to an allergy to pollen that was made worse in the spring and summer, while the vision loss was down to a concussion Jumanji had received before he lived with Sonia. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? Reply Delete 0 0. Coming under questioning. Although Sonia posts about most aspects of her life, there is one aspect that is more important to her than any other: living as a vegan.
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One of the best parts of living on this planet is the freedom to choose just about any lifestyle we like. Our diets are no exception. Every single day we get to decide what we want to eat and where we want to eat it from. However, some people take their food decisions one step further. Vegans are people that choose not to eat or use any animal products, including meat, dairy, honey, and eggs. Although many vegans have been accused of pushing their lifestyles onto others, many live amongst the rest of the world and go completely unnoticed. Sonia Sae is a blogger from Barcelona, Spain. The youngster has built a significant following for herself over the years and loves to share every aspect of her life with the world — including her pet. Although Sonia posts about most aspects of her life, there is one aspect that is more important to her than any other: living as a vegan.