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Can Veterinarians Legally Prescribe Cannabis?

On a recent Sunday morning I was hiking with my wife and pups near my home town of Buena Vista, CO.  The ring of my cell phone rudely interrupted the peace and quiet.  Before I could complete my greeting, the frantic gentleman interrupted me exclaiming “my dog just ate all my cannabis edibles , what do I do?”

Welcome to Colorado, land of “420”,”Indica”,”Trainwreck”, “Gorilla Glue,” “Double Fudge CBD Cookies”, and “Mountain High Suckers.”

Nationwide, marijuana related pet poisonings are reported to be on the rise. Marijuana exposure happens when pets inhale second hand smoke, ingest “edibles” (cannabis candies and foods) or the owner’s stash in any form.    Continue…