Do Hemp Products for Pets work?
CONSUMERS’ PERCEPTIONS OF HEMP PRODUCTS FOR ANIMALS
Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (JAHVMA). Article first appeared in Volume 42, Spring Issue, 2016
This study was designed to determine which hemp products pet owners are purchasing, reasons for their purchases, and the perceived value of these products on pets’ health. An anonymous online survey was given to pet owners who buy products from an online hemp company. Total responses were 632, of which 58.8% indicated they currently use a hemp product for their dog. Most dog owners (77.6%) indicated they use the product for an illness or condition diagnosed by a veterinarian, with the most common conditions including seizures, cancer, anxiety and arthritis.
Dog owners reported that the hemp products were moderately or very helpful in numerous areas.
Some of the most common successful uses of CBD oil for dogs:
When asked to compare hemp products to other forms of medication or therapy, most owners felt the hemp products work better than other treatments. The fact that owners turned to hemp for the treatment of medical conditions may suggest that, similar to human medicine, many are not satisfied with more conventional modes of care. Read full report here
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Is it safe to inhale hemp CBD oil fumes from a vape pen?
Harmful - Formaldehyde - Toxic - Carcinogen - Additives Endanger Patients
None of these terms give you a sense of safety. Is vaping safe? Is vaping CBD Oil safe? Not all vapes pens are created equal, nor are the cartridges used in them. There are many conflicting articles related to this subject matter and it is recommended you do your homework before you decide. The following excerpt from an article by Project CBD will help you get started, in hopes you gain a better understanding of vaping and make an informed decision if it is the right choice for you.
Other additives to avoid: polyethylene glycol (another thinning agent) and, in general, flavoring agents, especially cream and cinnamon flavors as these are very toxic and should never be heated and inhaled. Look for cartridges that contain only natural, cannabis-derived terpenes. That means that the flavor of your vape cartridge came directly from the cannabis flower from which it was extracted. (Find this and more about vaping on Project CBD)
How Safe is your Vape Pen?
Vaping devices manufactured, marketed, and utilized without regulatory controls, are becoming increasingly popular. Find out how safe is your vape pen, read more here.
"Hemp Business Journal estimates the total retail value of all hemp products sold in the U.S. to be at least $688 million for 2016. We estimate the hemp industry will grow to $1.8 billion in sales by 2020, led by hemp food, body care, and CBD-based products."
Report by Hemp Business Journal, full article available here.
(Hemp Business Journal is the leader in hemp industry news, data and market intelligence.)