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CBD for Dogs? (Benefits and Doses)

Let's PAWS a while to find out more about the benefits of CBD (Cannabidiol) for your dogs (and pets)

We love animals and will not compromise on the quality of our CBD products for pets.

Highteacbd uses the same superior full-spectrum CBD extract for both humans and pets.

Is CBD safe for Dogs?


Is CBD safe for any animal?


CBD offers a holistic approach when treating ailments and general health issues. All mammals, vertebrates, and invertebrates have endocannabinoids and receptors in the brain. In fact, animals have more receptors in their brains than we humans do which is why CBD is a perfect choice for supportive therapy for

What Benefits can CBD have for Dogs?

CBD Oil can help with the following.

  • Behavioural problems like persistent barking, chewing furniture, and aggression.

  • Improving concentration when training.

  • Chronic pain

  • Arthritis (Reducing inflammation)

  • Epilepsy

  • Anxiety and depression relief

  • It may assist in slowing down tumour growth

  • Acts as an antibacterial, antiviral and anti-fungal

  • While recovering from illness or surgery, CBD can stimulate appetite and speed healing.

  • At the end of life, CBD can minimize the pain and anxiety your pet may be experiencing.

Do you get CBD Pet treats?

Yes, have a look at our pet treats over here! HighTea Pet Treats!

How much CBD should my Dog take?

Depending on the size of your pet we recommend the strengths below, Always start with a low dose of 2.5mg and increase daily by 2.5 to 5ml. Until you find your furry baby's “purrfect sweet” spot. Don’t stress, you cannot overdose with CBD, too little will not have the full medicinal benefits and is a waste of money, too much could make your furry baby sleepy and might give diarrhoea, if this happens simply go back to the dose you thought worked best. It takes time but you will see the rewards, keeping a journal helps, but ultimately only you can gauge their progress.

For pain, you’ll need to allow 2-4 weeks to see the best results. For anxiety, many small breeds (french bulldog) owners see results in as little as 30-60 minutes.

Oil strength Options

300mg CBD (1ml = 20drops = 10mg CBD) for small pets 2 - 4.5kg

(French bull dogs, cats, rabbits, ect)

600mg CBD (1ml = 20 drops = 20mg CBD) for medium size pets (10kg-20kg) (our human strength oil)

1000mg CBD (1ml = 20 drops = 33.3mg CBD) (our human strength oil 30+ kg for large pets (Great Danes, rottweiler)


CBD Dosage Table for Dogs


Daily Dose for Dogs CBD

Oil Strength

1mg CBD = 20 drops (our product)

2 - 4.5kg

2.5 - 5mg


3-10 Drops


5 - 10mg


10-15 Drops


10 - 20mg


15-20 Drops


15 - 25mg


15-25 Drops


25- 30mg


15-20 Drops

50kg +



20-30 Drops

WeightDaily DoseOil strength1mg CBD = 20 drops 2 - 4.5kg2.5 - 5mg300mg3 - 10 drops (10mg CBD)10 kg5 - 10mg300mg10 - 15 drops (20mg CBD)20 kg10 - 20mg300mg15 - 20 drops (20mg CBD)30 kg15mg – 25 mg 600mg15 - 25 drops (20mg CBD)40 kg25mg - 30mg 1000mg15 - 20 drops (33.3mg CBD)50 kg +35mg - 60mg1000mg20 - 30 drops (33.3mg CBD)

Be Prepared

If you foresee a stressful situation (a car trip, fireworks, thunderstorm, etc.) you might want to increase the dose by a few milligrams about an hour before the event. CBD takes at least 30 to 60 minutes to get into the system so take this into consideration and increase the dose in advance.

Please note: This information is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, always talk to your vet before taking your pet off any existing medication.


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