How does CBD Oil for Dogs work?
Research has shown that all pets (all vertebrae animals) have something called an Endocannabinoid System, which consists of many receptors located on cells all throughout the body. This is where different cannabinoids like CBD interact with these receptors cause different effects in our body. More studies that have shown that CBD helps to aid the relief of these conditions:
What exactly is CBD (Cannabidiol)?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of 113 active cannabinoids identified in the cannabis Sativa plant. Studies have shown that CBD has NO intoxicating effects, such as those caused by tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in marijuana. CBD provides a legal alternative to THC (marijuana).
It can give the same health benefits of marijuana but not cause the pet to get high. CBD can help benefit many health conditions in your pet, including anxiety, arthritis or joint problems, healthy digestion, seizures, allergies, general pain, regulate appetite, inflammation, and more.
- Allergies & Itching
- Skin Conditions
- Fatty Tumors
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Digestive issues
- Seizures & Epilepsy
- Joints & Mobility
- Pain & Inflammation
- Aging & Wellness
- Noise Phobias (Fireworks & Thunderstorms)
Will CBD get my pet “stoned” or “high”?
No. All of our products are NON-PSYCHOACTIVE and will not get your pet high in any way. All of our products are lab-tested and have zero psychoactive elements whatsoever.
Any negative side effects will my dog experience from using CBD?
There are no negative side effects that your pet will experience from using our CBD. We have not received any reports from any customers using Holistapet products regarding negative side effects.
How long does it take for CBD to work on my dog?
Holistapet starts to work on intermittent issues within the first 45 mins. For all other persistent issues, please allow 3 days to 1 week to start seeing results. Full-scale benefits are seen over a longer period of time: 1 to 2 weeks.
Where does Holistapet CBD come from?
Holistapet CBD is purely made from 100% pure extracted hemp oil from legal hemp grown in the United States. Holistapet products are legal to sell and ship in the United States.
Can my dog overdose from CBD?
No. Holistapet contains safe non-toxic, naturally occurring ingredients it is virtually impossible to overdose eating our products.
How long do the effects of one serving last?
The immediate effects of Holistapet will generally last from 4-8 hours.
Is Holistapet CBD Organic?
Our CBD is grown at hemp farms that use organic nutrients and farming practices. There currently is NO “Organic” certification process for Cannabidiol (CBD)… Holistapet does test our CBD for pesticides, potency and residual solvents to ensure that our products are the best quality and safe for your pet.
Does Holistapet test their products?
Yes, they regularly test all of their products. They use third-party labs to test their products from start to finish. They test to make sure the proper dosage of cannabinoids is present in each product. They also test to ensure that their products do not contain any other unwanted chemicals or metals.
See their product testing results page for more info.
Are all of your ingredients organic, non-GMO, non-dairy, and gluten-free?
Yes. All of our ingredients are organic, non-GMO, non-dairy, and gluten-free.
Will Holistapet conflict with any other pet medications?
No. Holistapet products are made with all-natural and organic ingredients. The active ingredient CBD works naturally within the endocannabinoid system, which is a completely different biochemical pathway then your regular pet medications. It is ok to use Holistapet with your pet alongside with any other pet medications.
Is it safe for dogs with food allergies?
All of the Holistapet products are Non-GMO and contain natural ingredients. They don’t contain any preservatives, wheat, refined sugars, or dairy, so allergy reactions are very uncommon. If your pet seems to be allergic to one of our products, simply contact us for a refund.
How many treats should I give my pet and how often?
Generally recommended; between 0.25 mg (a Regular Dose) to 0.5 mg (a Strong Dose) of CBD per every 1 lb of bodyweight.
- Example 1: /want to give my 40 lb dog a Regular Dose, I would multiply his weight by 0.25 to get 10mg of CBD (40 lbs X 0.25mg = 10mg). • Example 2: / want to give my 10 lb cat a Strong Dose, I would multiply his weight by 0.5 to get 5mg of CBD (10 lbs x 0.5mg = 5mg).
Holistapet treats contain cannabinoids that are natural, safe, and non-toxic. They can be taken at any time and as frequently as needed. For complete Dosing Chart and specific Dosing Guidelines, click here.
What is the shelf life of Holistapet?
Please store all Holistapet products in a cool dark place for optimal shelf life.
NEW UNOPEN TREAT BAGS: Treats stored in a dark, cool location can be fresh for up to 4 months, up to 1 year refrigerated and up to 2 years if frozen.
OPEN TREAT BAGS RESEALED: Treats stored in a dark, cool location can be fresh for up to 2 months, up to 4 weeks refrigerated, and up to 2 years if frozen.
TINCTURE BOTTLES: All of our CBD tincture products stored in a dark, cool location can be fresh for up to 1 year, up to 2 years refrigerated.
CAPSULE BOTTLES: All of our CBD capsule products stored in a dark cool location can be fresh for up to 1 year, up to 2 years refrigerated.
Why Holistapet test their Products?
They partner with a third party testing facility to make sure that our CBD products are exactly what they say is indeed the case. They frequently test for total cannabinoid potency, pesticides, and residuals solvents. They also use only the highest-profile testing equipment to make sure that all of our products are safe and healthy for your pet. You can contact them if you have any questions about our lab test results.
They test for potency to make sure of the exact amount of cannabinoids in each and every product is safe and effective for your pet. We test for CBD, CBDA, CBC, CBG, CBN, and THC.
They test for pesticides to make sure there are no harmful poisons in our hemp extract. Pesticides can be damaging and cause a series of unwanted side effects for your pet. Pesticide testing ensures that we only use hemp that is organic at its source and grown naturally the way nature intended.
Although they don’t use any solvents during our method of CO2 extraction, residual solvent testing is necessary to ensure that there are no trace amounts of heavy metals or poisonous solvents in any of our products.
They run this testing more so to verify that our methods of extraction are pure and accurate as stated.
What Extraction Methods is used by Holistapet
They use only “Green” extraction methods utilizing CO2.
This method leaves behind no toxins, no heavy metals or chemicals and will never degrade the final product in any way. CO2 extraction allows us to collect only the purest needed cannabinoids, terpenes, and essential oils to create the perfect blend for your pet to enjoy. CO2 is safe to use on food and is commonly found in the things we enjoy every day such as carbonated beverages and the air that we breathe!
Where Does Your Hemp Come From?
The hemp comes from Colorado and is grown through the Colorado Department of Agriculture’s hemp pilot program.
The 2014 Farm Bill was recently signed into law by our former US President Obama. Section 7606 of the bill establishes the legal cultivation and marketing of hemp on US soil through the state’s Agricultural Department.
HolistaPet CBD Dog Treats
Our CBD Dog treats are infused with high quality, full-spectrum CBD oil extracted from industrial hemp in Colorado.
Be confident that we use natural organic ingredients in our CBD treats for dogs. Key superfood ingredients such as Turmeric Powder, Boswellia, Hemp Seed Powder, and Flaxseed combined with pure CBD oil makes a powerful combination. You can trust in HolistaPet to deliver the highest quality CBD for dogs.
They carry 3 different kinds of CBD Dog Treats. Each type is specially formulated to fit your pet’s particular needs. Whether your dog is suffering from Joint & Mobility Problems, Stress & Anxiety issues or you would just like to improve your pet’s Heart & Immune System, our products are sure to fit your best friend’s condition.
For dogs who are unable to chew easily, we also carry our popular CBD Oil for Dogs.
CBD for Dogs – Good Things To Know
Cannabidiol (CBD) is an extract that comes from the cannabis plant. It is extracted from industrial cannabis, otherwise known as hemp. CBD oil is manufactured by applying high amounts of pressure to the flowers, leaves, and stalks of the hemp plant. Hempseed oil is different from CBD oil. Hempseed oil comes from the seeds of the hemp plant and is used primarily in beauty products.
CBD is also known as a cannabinoid. This is a group of chemical compounds that play a vital role in every mammalian body. CBD molecules bind to the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) located all over your dog’s body and have a whole variety of effects.
It is important to note that CBD has not been approved by the FDA to prevent, treat, or cure any ailments or diseases. As such, you must do your own research before using it for your dog.
CBD and the Endocannabinoid System
It’s a proven fact that all mammals, people and pets alike, have an Endocannabinoid System. That means that your dog can enjoy CBD just as people do. The Endocannabinoid System is a huge network comprised of many cannabinoid receptors located throughout the body. This crucial system is used by the body to help maintain balance.
Is CBD Safe for Dogs?
Yes! CBD can be easily metabolized and has little to no side effects. Unlike other cannabinoids, CBD is not psychoactive. This means it will not make your dog high. This is a good thing since most dogs do not like being intoxicated. Intoxication may trigger confusion, agitation, or even aggression in your dog.
Recent studies have revealed the potential side effects of CBD for dogs. Dry mouth and drowsiness tend to be the most common. There are no serious or potentially dangerous side effects associated with CBD use.
Like supplements, though, there is a point at which administering additional CBD will have no additional benefit for your pet. It is always advisable, therefore, to give your pet small amounts of the CBD tincture first and then monitor the effects before increasing the dosage.
How to Safely Administer CBD to Dogs
CBD has a generally “safe profile”: it is very difficult for your dog to overdose on CBD. There has never been a recorded case of this happening. If you administer too much CBD your dog may simply get drowsy and sleep off the dose.
The safest way to administer CBD to your dog is to do so under the guidance of a veterinarian. This will ensure that it does not have any negative interactions with medications your dog may be taking.
The general rule of thumb most veterinarians give owners is to “go low and go slow” when starting CBD treatment for their dogs. This means you should start at a low dose and slowly increase it if necessary.
Overall, CBD is a generally safe product. This is especially true if you purchase it from a reliable company that subjects its products to rigorous testing. These products are always tested for:
This will ensure that each product sold has the proper dosage amounts. Controlling the potency of the various products allows you to safely and effectively administer it to your pets.