animals

  1. Ron Strider

    Canada: Veterinarians Voice Concerns Of Growing Trend Of Cannabis Treatment For Pets

    Some pet owners are turning to cannabis therapy for their pets, but without regulations or guidelines for usage, some veterinarians are raising questions about whether medical marijuana is safe for animals. Cannabis products for pets are often used to treat osteoarthritis pain, anxiety and...
  2. Ron Strider

    Cannabis Reverses Aging Processes In The Brain

    Memory performance decreases with increasing age. Cannabis can reverse these ageing processes in the brain. This was shown in mice by scientists at the University of Bonn with their colleagues at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel). Old animals were able to regress to the state of...
  3. K

    People Are Giving Their Pets Cannabis To Cure Their Illnesses

    Sick animals are being fed cannabis-based extracts, ointments and edibles to treat everything from arthritis to anxiety. But the substances are not regulated and the health benefits have yet to be tested on animals, according to CNN. Brett Hartmann gives his two dogs, Kallie and Brutus, a...
  4. K

    CA: Pot For Pets - Owners Treat Sick Animals With Cannabis

    San Francisco - Michael Fasman's 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn't want to give her painkillers because "they just knock her out." So the San Francisco resident has turned to an alternative medicine that many humans use to...
  5. J

    Cannabis Animal Chews Are Human Tested

    Many people disagree with testing drugs on animals before giving them to humans, but what about testing drugs on humans before giving them to animals? That's exactly what is happening with cannabis. There are several companies that have developed hemp-based products for animals, mostly...
  6. J

    Cannabis Animal Chews Are Human Tested

    Many people disagree with testing drugs on animals before giving them to humans, but what about testing drugs on humans before giving them to animals? That's exactly what is happening with cannabis. There are several companies that have developed hemp-based products for animals, mostly...
  7. Cannabelle

    Medical Marijuana for Animals: A Case for Compassion

    The following article was written by Dr. Amanda Reiman, who is the California policy manager for the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA). Based in San Francisco, Reiman leads the DPA's marijuana reform work in California. She has conducted numerous studies on medical marijuana dispensaries, medical...
  8. D

    UK Sheep/Llama danger 4th wk flowering - can I uproot to new location? Danger! Help!

    Hey, need advice and quick! Three budding beauties going well and just when I thought I could relax, the field, which I thought was to be fallow all year, has been opened to a flock of wooly bleaters and their unnaturalised cohorts. Was bullied out of the place by the latter and bricking it...