The Marijuana Industry’s Newest Customers Are Sick And Elderly Dogs

With marijuana flourishing into big business in the US, a new segment of the market catering toward aging and ailing pets has been growing under the radar.

CALIFORNIA:  A day before a scheduled vet appointment to euthanize her dog, Wendy Mansfield decided to try one last resort to alleviate the chronic pain of her 15-year-old labrador mix: cookies from a marijuana dispensary made specifically for ailing dogs. Kali, a mild-mannered 80-pound rescue, was never much of a complainer. But she often licked Read the full article…

Canine Cannabis: Vet Says it's High Time for Sick Pets to Have Medical Marijuana

A growing number of vets believe old or ailing pets who take cannabis usually experience an immediate boost in appetite and relief from pain. They maintain medical marijuana lets these pets get around, relieve themselves without help, sleep better and enjoy their families until age or disease catches up.

CALIFORNIA: Until she introduced “magic cheese” to her sick and aging bulldog, Laura Bugni-Daniel watched him suffer for two years. He’d spend his days lying down or throwing up. Today, at age 12, he plays like a puppy through the day, his fur is soft and he sleeps at night, soothed not by magic, but Read the full article…