Types of Vegetarianism

People tend to have different ideas about what a vegetarian diet includes or excludes. Being served salads with bacon bits, or being asked whether you eat fish might be the result of this confusion. It gets compounded by PETA writing about vegetarianism when they refer to vegan diets, however historically correct that may be (see below). So here’s a short list of types of vegetarianism, and their definition:

  1. See also the history of the vegan society. []