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Later, at the 24-hour veterinary clinic in San Francisco’s Mission District, the staff ran some tests and determined Maizey was in no immediate danger.

“In those states that have legalized marijuana, we are seeing an increased incidence of marijuana toxicity in pets, especially in dogs,” he says.

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“If you do not know the quantity that they got into, I’m always going to recommend that you go to your vet,” she says.

When I tried to get her up, she stumbled, nearly falling over while standing still. Walking to the vet, she leaped like a puppy chasing imaginary balls.

“There’s nothing about that actual drug itself that will kill them,” Black says. “It doesn’t cause any organ failure. It doesn’t cause liver failure [or] renal failure.”

We asked herbalist Rita Hogan for her advice on dosing CBD oils.

So what’s the difference between hemp and marijuana?

Studies show that many cannabinoids have anti-inflammatory effects, and can help with pain, tumors, seizures, muscle spasms, skin conditions, appetite stimulation, aggression, anxiety and neurological disorders

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Dr Bassingthwaighte suggests working with your holistic vet if you think cannabis would help your dog – it’s powerful medicine so at least let your vet know what you’re doing

The cannabis plant has over 60 chemicals called cannabinoids. The two main types of cannabinoids are cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). CBDs are therapeutic cannabinoids, while THC is the cannabinoid that makes you high.

Here are some reputable suppliers of CBD products for dogs.

If this happens to your dog, take him to the vet immediately. He’ll need palliative support until the effects wear off.