Parents

Take a Step Toward Compassion With These Vegan Toddler Shoes

Your little one is officially walking—taking strides across the living room, running down the hallway, and even cruising around your neighborhood! Your toddler has outgrown vegan baby shoes and now needs to upgrade to walking shoes—something animal-friendly and adorable.

Native Shoes

These 12 brands are a great place to start. They have perfect shoes for your toddler that are also vegan—so they help save animals and let you start your compassionate parenting off on the right foot. ?

Alex + Nova

This brand offers a variety of soft walker shoes and booties. You’ll want to read through the descriptions when checking out shoe styles, as some aren’t vegan.

Converse

Converse’s classic Chuck Taylor All Star shoes are animal-friendly, and they come in toddler sizes.

Crocs

Most Crocs styles are vegan—just make sure the shoes you’re looking at are made using only synthetic materials.

Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather

This is a cruelty-free shoe brand that offers some adorable toddler shoes, including boots and sandals.

Keep

This all-vegan brand makes some super-cute kid shoes, and while they’re not available on the company’s website at this time, you can purchase a few styles on Vegan Chic.

Native Shoes

This is a PETA Business Friend and a “Beast Free” company—meaning no animals are ever harmed in the making of any of its shoes. ♥

Plae

This kid-centered brand has a whole section of vegan shoes. With so many colors and styles, how will you be able to pick just one?!

Sanuk

Sanuk has some seriously comfy, casual footwear. While not all styles are animal-friendly, the company’s website has a vegan section, making it easy to browse compassionate footwear for your child. The Lil Walker style is our fave. ?

TOMS

TOMS makes many kid-friendly shoes, and the vegan ones are clearly labeled, so you can shop with ease.

T.U.K. Footwear

This animal-friendly brand has tons of cute, alternative-looking shoes—for both you and your little one! Kids can cruise in style with these.

Vans

Vans’ Toddler Slip-Ons are not only classically cool but also very vegan-friendly.

Veja

This French footwear company makes plenty of vegan kids’ shoes that are sporty, comfortable, and perfect for little walkers.

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There are vegan shoes all over, so no matter where you shop, you can probably find an animal-free shoe option for your little one. Unsure what to look for? This guide can help!

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