Both Hemp and Marijuana are species of cannabis plants, and while they have the same cannabinoids and terpenes, the percentages and ratios differ immensely.
You also should take into account that you should give them less if they are taking medications or other supplements. At the end of the day we can not clearly define a perfect amount for every furry friend but with these tools you will be able to find the most optimal dosing amount for your dog and their specific needs.
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A big talking point for pet owners who love and use CBD Oil is its low potential side effects. In fact, the most common side effect of CBD for dogs is it just doesn’t do much for what your dog needs. It’s a pretty rare side effect because most times, the system can do with a helping hand in some way.
It all depends on your pet and the medicine being used. Currently, the FDA has only approved the isolated version of CBD for use by 1 pharmaceutical corporation. They spend approximately $1 million lobbying for special FDA regulations and back door politics. That’s why the FDA allows them to market isolated CBD cannabidiol as the cure to some rare forms of childhood epilepsy (btw: they charge each child $32,500 per year for their cure). Innovet Pet products do not purchase special favors or lobby any level of government, accordingly we are very limited with the claims that we can make. That’s also why we now have to say that none of our products are meant to treat, cure, or mitigate any disease. Always check with your veterinarian before starting, stopping, or adjusting the dosage of any prescription medication. Many drugs, especially anti-seizure medications, must be weaned off slowly or else withdrawal symptoms can occur.
Because CBD has been shown to improve health benefits, small dosages work well in daily Multi-vitamins and add a crucial element to botanical extracts designed to help with Digestion, Mobility, and Skin & Coat health.
To be clear, there are two kinds of hemp oil for dogs: hempseed oil and hemp oil from the whole plant. You’ll usually see this called Full Spectrum Hemp Oil or Broad Spectrum Hemp Oil.
The cannabinoids in hemp oil have also been shown to work well for pain. So well, in fact, that scientists are considering it as a new class of drug for the treatment of chronic pain.
Why You Should Give Your Dog Hemp Oil
Here’s what you’ll want to look for on the COA …
Hemp oil has been shown to decrease the production and release of inflammatory cytokines. These can cause allergies, hypersensitivities and autoimmunity. It can also suppress something called Th17 dominance, a major cause of autoimmune diseases.
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