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Old 03-20-2017, 08:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I listened to this show this morning... interesting. Some arguments on both sides of the issue that you can read, or listen and surf.

'We have our dog back': B.C. woman treats pet with medical marijuana - Home | The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti | CBC Radio
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'We have our dog back': B.C. woman treats pet with medical marijuana - Home | The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti | CBC Radio

I have seen a related content to the said program, maybe you'll be interested to read it.
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This issue probably applies more to Canada than the States. There are stores in Toronto and Vancouver where we could simply walk in and buy Cannabis oil... with or without THC or CBD.

I wonder if the few States that have legalized Cannabis have that option.
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'We have our dog back': B.C. woman treats pet with medical marijuana - Home | The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti | CBC Radio

I have seen a related content to the said program, maybe you'll be interested to read it.
I do apologize for my mistake but here is the correct link.

Medical Cannabis: Is it good for our dogs? | The Bark
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Wow! That link from The Bark is certainly detailed. And it looks like California is well aware of some of the issues of medical cannabis for canines. I like the suggestion to rub oil on the gums as a method of dosing.

In the radio interview that sparked my interest, the man interviewed said that he had gone to his Doctor for a prescription for his dog. The Doctor of course found it unusual but wrote a note that said: This patient has an issue for which cannabis would be of benefit. *Or words to that effect.*

PS: I have no inclination to use medical marijuana on Tonka. It would be a looong drive to get it for one, and for two, he doesn't need it. But as he ages, it's good to know that it could be available.

PPS: Now that I think about it, it may be a way of getting Mr. Picky to eat. Hmmmmm.....
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