Pot for Pets: Could Medical Marijuana Help Your Dog?

Alison Ettel, MBA, has never got high for fun, but she’d like to feed your dog cannabis.

Why? Alison is the CEO of TreatWell Health, a Californian firm making medical marijuana products for people – and their canines.

Her rivals include Treatibles, which sells a hemp oil “for animals of all kinds”, and Pet Releaf, whose hemp dog treats look like fancy vegan snack-food.

It may sound mad, but as more US states legalise recreational cannabis use, pot for pets is booming.

Veterinary groups are cautious at best; but a mounting number of dog owners say the drug is easing their animals’ anxiety and chronic pain.

– Read the entire article at BBC News.