The School of Veterinary Medicine at University of California, Davis recently launched a research project to learn more about the use of cannabis products for pets. This project is the first of its kind when it comes to animals. Researchers with the university hope to inspire future research into the health benefits of cannabis for both animal and human patients with their survey.
Should animals use medical cannabis?
Veterinarians do not have a hard yes or no answer for this question yet. That’s why this groundbreaking research is catching a lot of attention in California. Dr. Jamie Peyton, one of the chief researchers behind this project, recently interviewed with the Sacramento Business Journal. She had this to say about the project: “With the increasing use of medical cannabis and the start of recreational use in January, the interest in using it for pets has really grown. The goal of