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Benefits of CBD Oil for Dogs

CBD oil for dogs is becoming a trend and many people are loving all the benefits that come with it. There are loads of benefits that can help dogs with many different problems ranging from cancer to anxiety. If you want to learn more about the benefits of CBD oil for dogs check out this nifty info-graphic.

Recent studies have shown that CBD is particularly beneficial for dogs. How so? Well, it reduces anxiety, seizures, pain, and inflammation in dogs, and it can also improve skin conditions. This is according to a few recent papers. 

CBD might have even more benefits for dogs. In humans, it’s shown to treat depression, appetite loss, glaucoma, sleeplessness, and more. Now, because humans and dogs seem to be affected by CBD in similar ways, many scientists are trying to figure out if dogs can also benefit from CBD in the above-mentioned ways. As we speak, more research is being conducted on the benefits of CBD for dogs. In time, science will show us the full potential of CBD.

Benefits of CBD oil for dogs:

  • Anxiety

  • Seizures

  • Pain and inflammation

  • Skin conditions

Other potential benefits of CBD oil for dogs:

  • Depression

  • Appetite loss

  • Glaucoma

  • Sleeplessness

Numerous studies and research papers have shown that CBD is safe for dogs. The only real side-effect is drowsiness - so your dog might get a little sleepy.

And while we’re on this topic, CBD can’t get your dog high. While other cannabinoids, such as THC, are intoxicating, CBD is not. 

Of course, cannabis itself isn’t safe for dogs. So, while you can give your dog CBD oil and treats, keep them away from cannabis plants. 

And yes, CBD oil that is derived from hemp is legal pretty much everywhere. CBD is found in both hemp and cannabis, and while cannabis isn’t legal everywhere, hemp is. So, hemp-derived CBD oil is perfectly legal for both you and your dog to enjoy!

Bottom Line:

  • Yes!

  • This has been proven by research.

  • Side effects include sleepiness.

  • It can’t get your dog high as it’s not intoxicating.

  • Cannabis itself, however, isn’t safe for dogs.

  • Hemp CBD oil is legal.

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