Cannabis for Pets The FDA is aware of some marijuana items being marketed as animal health and wellness products. We wish to emphasize that FDA has not approved cannabis for any type of usage in animals, and cannot guarantee the security or performance of these items. For these factors, FDA warns pet-owners against using such…

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Pets and CBD

CBD Products and Pets The Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act of 1994 (AMDUCA), allows vets to recommend extralabel uses of authorized human and animal medications for animals under specific conditions. Amongst other constraints, these guidelines allow off-label usage of a drug only by a qualified veterinarian in the context of a legitimate veterinarian-client-patient relationship…

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Adding Hemp to Animal Food All ingredients in animal food have to be vetted through the approved preservative application or normally identified as safe (GRAS) for their intended usage in the intended species. If an animal food has a component that is not the subject of an authorized food additive petition or GRAS for its…

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