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Can CBD Help Your Pet?

Much like humans, treating a pet's ailment can become pricey. Pets can suffer from things like anxiety, allergies, arthritis and cancer. Can CBD be used to help them in a similar fashion that it is used to help humans? 

The short answer is yes but you must be careful and make sure you are dosing your pet correctly as well as giving them CBD products instead of anything that contains THC. This is because pets have a negative reaction to THC. THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is the psychoactive element that gives you a "high." CBD on the other hand is known to help many ailments. It is a potent anti-inflammatory that is being combined with other natural ingredients to create powders and oils. 

Pet retailers are reporting that they are having a hard time keeping up with the demand of pet based CBD products as pet owners are realizing it may also help pets deal with everything from anxiety to arthritis. Although the long term effects of CBD on pets has not been studied the new special snacks have our best friends barking and performing special tricks.