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Medical marijuana for dogs and cats? Nevada lawmaker says yes
Medical marijuana for dogs and cats? Nevada lawmaker says yes

So your dog is literally on its last legs. The end is near and Fido has stopped eating. You want to bring an end to his pain. What to do? Under a bill proposed this week in Nevada, you can get him medical marijuana. Legislation introduced in the state Senate on Tuesday would allow pets to use pot under a veterinarian’s supervision. Democratic Sen. Tick Segerblom, the sponsor of SB 372, says there are guidelines, even for Fido: Officials would be able to issue a pet medical marijuana card only if the animal’s owner is a Nevada resident and a vet certifies the creature has an illness that might be helped by marijuana. And the illness need not be fatal. Segerblom told the...

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