Understanding what’s available in Canada and the USA and potential benefits to our pets.
In the past few years, interest in the Cannabis plant and the benefits for pets has grown significantly. Many nutritional and health benefits have been claimed by consumers and manufacturers of products for pets. Human research has shown a significant benefit to humans, and many feel it is reasonable to assume the same benefits would occur in dogs and cats. Scientific research on animals is currently limited; however, newer studies suggest that dogs, cats, and horses can benefit from certain substances found in Cannabis.
There is significant consumer confusion regarding the different Cannabis plants, which ones are legally available and their benefits. Learn more on the differences in the Cannabis genus and the laws around them: Canada Cannabis Regulations | USA Cannabis Regulations