“CBD oil is a non-intoxicating hemp extract that many pet owners are after to treat a variety of ailments. But veterinarians say there are some things to consider first.
Pain, arthritis and seizures are just some of the health problems that have more and more people turning to CBD for their pets.
North Carolina is one of 47 states where CBD is legal for human use. Physicians in those states can recommend CBD to their patients, and consumers can purchase it at retail locations.
Cannabis for pets is largely unregulated, so it’s difficult to know which CBD products are formulated responsibly.
Consumer Reports recommends looking for the seal from the National Animal Supplement Council, which can help identify quality products.