I’m sure it’s safe to say that cannabis legalization has been a hot topic issue in this country for the past few months.
With legalization just around the corner, it would also seem that most of the focus has been locked firmly on how, when and where people will be allowed to use the plant recreationally.
One thing that has not been talked about as often, though, is the medicinal properties of the cannabis plant known as Cannabidiol, or CBD, for short.
CBD products have been freely available for quite some time as the cannabinoid has been found to help deal with numerous ailments from pain relief to anxiety — and not just in humans.
Celebrity dog trainer and CBD advocate Brad Pattison has been selling his own brand of CBD oil aimed at cats and dogs for the past 14 months and has seen first hand the effects that it can have on pets and their owners.
“Dogs that are old or kind of stiff and unhappy — when given CBD — people are finding that they are getting their puppy back” says Pattison. “We’ve had hundreds of testimonials from people saying what they’re getting back because of CBD.”
People are obviously starting to take note as Pattison was recently in Calgary at the Spruce Meadows Masters tournament where he launched his newest CBD product aimed at equines.
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