Let Hemp Be Your Dog’s Companion
Hemp seeds and hemp oil have their specific benefits and purposes. People have started learning about them and accepting the facts that hemp is not like marijuana. And it does NOT make you psychedelic ‘high’.
We’re glad that our previous articles about hemp seed and hemp oil benefits were able to inform you well. Hemp oil sure has a list of beneficial properties that can make you healthier and make you feel better about yourself. You would be surprised to know that you could also use hemp oil for your dog! You have read it right.
Apart from humans, this miraculous oil can also act wonders on dogs as well. Sounds relieving right? Let’s get some more information about how hemp oil could be purposeful for dogs.
Benefits Of Hemp Oil For Your Cute Pet:
Dogs tend to procure free radicals from the environment which makes them prone to infections and toxins. Hemp oil has Vitamin A and Vitamin E in abundance which prevents the intake of these free radicals. These antioxidants keep dogs in safe hands thus reducing their risk of getting an infection. They can also improve their endurance and can make your dog a natural fighter!
This oil is absolutely natural. Although the hemp seeds contain small traces of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a psychoactive compound (that is responsible to make you feel high) it has been proven that consuming hemp oil is totally safe. Through the refined process, the small traces of THC can also be removed from the oil. It has been studied that hemp oil is also safer than fish oil as fish oil is heated whereas hemp oil is cold pressed. Cold pressing makes the hemp oil stabler than the heated fish oil.
Hemp oil has various nutrients present in it. It is rich in omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids which can make dogs less prone to chronic inflammation and allergies. This oil is also abundant in vitamins and minerals like iron, zinc, phosphorus, sulfur, etc which could prevent arthritis and can even manage weight. So much so, this oil also has anti-cancer properties.
Its anti-inflammatory properties could reduce inflammation from various parts of the dog’s body. Thus, it could help to cure arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, liver or kidney diseases, and even diabetes.
Dogs are prone to allergies and infections. They procure them from the environment due to bacteria and virus. This property can enable the dog to fight with several kinds of allergies.
Reducing Skin Disorders:
Dogs tend to mess up quite a lot. No matter how cute they look while doing so, it makes them prone to various kinds of skin disorders. Gamma linolenic acid, an active component of hemp oil can help the dog to get rid of skin problems like eczema and atopic dermatitis. It also moisturizes the skin and smoothens the coat of the dog.
Ahh! How cuddly!
If you find these benefits interesting and safe for your dog, you should go and buy your dog has own pack of happiness in the small bottle of hemp oil. Maybe your dog will love it, maybe they would want to cuddle with you!