Pets & CBD Products
CBD, one of the hottest consumer products in the marketplace today, is for pets, too!According to the Brightfield Group a leading cannabis research group, sales of CBD pet products quadrupled from $8 million to $32 million in 2017. Th research firm estimates the market could balloon to $1.16 billion in the U.S. alone by 2022. Joining us today to talk about this trend in pets is Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and her dog, Teign.
Although there is very little research conducted, pet owners are giving CBD Products to seek relief for their four-legged friends from everything from anxiety to pain and seizures. Since The Food and Drug Administration hasn’t approved cannabis products for human or animal consumption, we can not make claims as to what these products do but that hasn’t stopped people for buying them. So what kinds of products are pet parents buying for their four-legged family members.
Pet owners are buying salves and balms like Paws Effect Pet Balm made with 250 mg of CBD for topical use. Made with whole plant hemp extract, the balm is made with 250 mg CBD and can serve as a fast acting relief for skin aliments. Other ingredients also include Tucuma butter, coconut oil and jojoba make it smells great. www.pawseffect.com
CBD for pet comes in many different forms including a transdermal gel pen.Mary’s was among the first to introduce hemp-infused pet products to the market in 2016 and is dedicated to harnessing the power of hemp to help pets live their best lives. At SuperZoo, Mary’s is unveiling Mary’s Tails, to the pet specialty market. The line includes its transdermal gel pen specifically designed for pets. The pen is accurately dosed at 50mg and delivers 1mg of CBD per pump. Simply twist the bottom, pump once and the gel can be applied to the flap of your pet’s inner ear. The easy-to-use, no mess applicator makes for a great addition to your pet’s daily CBD routine and provides a fast-acting response to help with occasional discomforts. Formulated for dogs and cats, all of Mary’s Tails products are infused with organically grown, full-spectrum hemp extract with naturally occurring CBD. The product suite features customizable CBD solutions including topical, transdermal and consumables. www.marystails.com
Rover’s Pets products are Non-GMO Certified and Kosher, too! Rover’s Pet products are 100% THC Free and their hemp is certified organically grown and CO2 extracted using cutting edge technology. The company uses third-party testing facilities on all oil and posts final lab results on their website. Transparency is their top priority. www.roverspet.com
Depending on the age of your pet, their total body water percentage can vary between 60-75%, making water soluble nutrients essential for enhanced absorption. For this reason CBD Living’s Pet Water Booster contains 300mg of water-soluble CBD from Broad Spectrum CBD Oil. Using their ALL Natural Patented Technolog, the Company convert CBD oil into nano water droplets, allowing CBD to pass directly through the blood stream and lymphatic system without the long wait of digestion of fats. CBD Living Pet Booster can be added to your Pet’s water bowl without having to do any mixing and can be easily dosed depending on your Pet’s needs. www.cbdlivingpet.com
ElleVet is the only product tested in a clinical trial at Cornell Vet School and has the first published paper proving the efficacy of ElleVet CBD on dogs. Test result showed that Over 80% of dogs on ElleVet have a significant or dramatic mobility improvement. ElleVet batch test so quality remains constant and high. Recently, the company hired Cornell professor Dr. Joe Wakshlag as its Chief Medical Officer.They are planning and conducting more evidence based research use their CBD.