FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions.

What does vegan mean?
The Vegan Society, which first created the term "vegan", defines veganism as : "Veganism is a philosophy and way of living which seeks to...
Tue, 12 Oct, 2021 at 1:08 AM
The app will not install on my device.
Please ensure that your device meets the minimum required OS (operating system) version to run the app. For iOS, the app requires a minimum of iOS 14.1 to i...
Wed, 13 Oct, 2021 at 1:18 AM
Is the Fussy Vegan server down?
You can check the status of our app database server here: Fussy Vegan App Server Status If the server is not experiencing any issues, please lodge a...
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:16 AM
Are oysters vegan?
No, an oyster is a member of the animal kingdom. The Vegan Society Vegan Standards state "The Vegan Society understands the word animal to refer to the...
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:25 AM
What is the latest version of the app?
The latest published app versions are: iOS Fussy Vegan (5.12) Fussy Vegan Pro (5.15) Allergen Pro (1.14) Android Fussy Vegan (5.05) Fussy Vegan...
Sun, 17 Oct, 2021 at 2:13 AM
Is honey vegan?
No, honey is an animal derived ingredient.
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:36 AM
Are backyard eggs considered vegan?
No, eggs are an animal derived ingredient and are not considered vegan, regardless of any absence of "cruelty" involved in the production of backy...
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:38 AM
Is Plant Based the same as Vegan?
No. Vegan is a lifestyle, not a diet. The term "vegan" has clear definitions and guidelines in regards to what is and what is not considered vegan...
Sat, 16 Oct, 2021 at 11:08 AM
Can a product be vegan but not cruelty free?
No, as the Vegan Society Vegan Standards state that in order for a product to be considered vegan, the product and any ingredients in the product must not h...
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:42 AM
Why do you not use the term cruelty free?
The term cruelty free is generally used as a label for products that do not test on animals. Whether that product contains any animal derived ingredients is...
Thu, 14 Oct, 2021 at 12:43 AM