Hemp Oil

Hemp oil is a cold or hot pressed oil, which is obtained from the female cannabis plant Cannabis sativa. It is derived from the seeds of the plant, which contain important fats, such as unsaturated fatty acids. These unsaturated fatty acids, especially the omega-6 fatty acids, must be added to the animal organism from the outside because they cannot form it themselves.

Therefore, the hemp oil is healthy for dogs

The omega-6 fatty acids contained in hemp oil can be administered to the dog in sufficient quantities. Because these fatty acids are an important support of bodily functions.

• Strengthening the immune system

• Relief of inflammation

• Promotion of vitality

• Positive influence on the metabolism

• Reduction of allergic reactions

The oil does not contain THC, so it has no intoxicating effect on dogs. Hemp oil for dogs give rich other important ingredients. If a dog has several complaints at the same time, such as itching, allergens and inflamed skin, hemp oil is the only herbal remedy, there are many other Hemp oil benefits for the dogs.

What is the dosage?

When dosing, you should be careful. The daily requirement for hemp oil must be calculated by weight.

Just at the beginning of the dose you should start with a drop and adjust the dosage week by week until the required amount is reached.

In general, the weekly administration is sufficient. It should be like this:

Small dogs:

2.5ml - 5.0ml

Medium sized dogs:

5.0ml - 10.0ml

Large dogs:

10.0 ml - 15.0ml

When dosing: 1 teaspoon is equivalent to about 5ml hemp oil

This information should be considered as a guideline rather than a veterinary advice.

Effect of hemp oil on my dog?

The intake of hemp oil has positive effects on the health of your dog:

• Strengthening the immune system

• dense and shiny coat

• Stop eczema and inflammation

• allergic reactions are reduced

If you should feed your dog with the Barf method, it is recommended to use hemp oil as an addition. Thus, your dog is supplied with important fatty acids.

Is hemp oil also suitable for older dogs?

Seniors are in many cases more demarcated. But in terms of hemp oil, they can benefit as much as younger ones.

Thus, they remain vital even into old age, and some age complaints can not only be mitigated, but perhaps also avoided.

Hemp oil for external use

Hemp oil can also be used in dogs for external use such as skin problems. Especially with dry or inflamed areas of the skin, hemp oil is ideal for rubbing in. For treatment simply drip a few drops of hemp oil on the affected area and gently massage in with a finger. After only a few days, the healing effect will be seen.

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