Currently, tens of millions of dollars are being spent with multiple research facilities around the country to study how CBD Oil for dogs helps multiple health concerns like IBD, Pain, Arthritis, Cancer, Seizures, Anxiety and most importantly how to dose these conditions. Scientists have discovered that cannabinoids interact with the endocannabinoid receptors located in the central and peripheral nervous systems, which help maintain balance in the body and keep it in a normal healthy state. Much anecdotal evidence that CBD Oil has improved they’re dogs health comes from pet owners, themselves.
SIDE EFFECTS OF CBD IN DOGS
No scientific research or studies have been conducted on side-effects for CBD Oil for dogs but observations from dog owners include; CBD Oil in high doses may increase thirst and might contribute to fatigue or calming.
DOSING CBD OIL FOR DOGS
While there are no published dosing studies yet expect them in the immediate future. Follow your products recommended dose as your manufacturer has had dosing experience with their products. When using CBD Oil If you do not notice an improvement in your pets behavior or health increase the recommended dose gradually until you do.
There does not appear to be evidence of any over-dosing that has been heard of but even when administering natural products, it’s best to be done under the supervision of a Veterinarian.
RISKS FOR DOGS USING CBD
The safety and risks of using CBD Oil for dogs have not yet been researched. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration
has not approved CBD. As with any natural supplement, there is always a slight risk of a reaction. It is always advisable, when giving your dog something new, to start out with small amounts and then closely monitor the effects.
CBD Products on the Market
Not all CBD oils are created equal. High-quality CBD oil made in the USA will offer a better chance of it containing active CBD.
Ask what extraction process a manufacturer is using. Make sure the CBD Oil is naturally extracted
. Always request to see third-party lab certificates which should indicate the CBD Oil is actually present and it is non-psychoactive (a trace amount of THC is acceptable, but no THC is optimal) This can vary batch by batch
High quality is a higher cost to you. Cheaper CBD options include oils made in foreign countries with quality control issues and products could have toxic pesticides, herbicides, or heavy metals. Some food companies in China have produced toxic baby milk. It is safe to assume that dogs are lower on the scale than infants.