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What is the Best Pet Cannabis Treatment for Your Furry Friend?

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As research on cannabis progresses, we are what we know (and don’t know) about pet cannabis treatment, and how cannabis affects pets. We’re finding out more and more about how cannabis can be helpful to the human body. But, what about cannabis treatment for a beloved pet? Just like humans, dogs and cats also have an endocannabinoid system. This means their bodies can also interact with cannabinoids through endocannabinoid receptors. However, the ways their bodies react to various cannabis compounds can be different than humans. And just like human studies, veterinarian research on how cannabis affects animals is still in its infancy. While the wealth of human research is growing exponentially, there have only been a handful of studies specifically about pet cannabis treatment. This is why our knowledge continues to be very much limited.   What We Know About Cannabis and Pets There are a few things that science has discovered about cannabis consumption by pets. For instance, we know that THC is toxic for dogs and cats. Accidental ingestion of cannabis by pets has led to a surge in emergency phone calls to the Veterinary Services Poison Helpline. Symptoms of cannabis intoxication in pets include panic, seizures, sedation,…

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