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Liquid Emulsion Vs CBD Pellets - The Pros and Cons

Liquid Emulsion Vs CBD Pellets - The Pros and Cons

There are a number of application methods for CBD for humans, pets and horses. CBD pellets for horses is a logical and familiar way to administer a supplement to your horse, but is it an effective way?

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Liquid Emulsion Vs CBD Pellets - The Pros and Cons

Liquid Emulsion Vs CBD Pellets - The Pros and Cons

There are a number of application methods for CBD for humans, pets and horses. CBD pellets for horses is a logical and familiar way to administer a supplement to your horse, but is it an effective way?

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CannaHorse Supporting Caribbean Thoroughbred Aftercare

CannaHorse Supporting Caribbean Thoroughbred Aftercare

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CannaHorse Success Stories: Top Event Rider Ema Klugman

CannaHorse Success Stories: Top Event Rider Ema Klugman

Ema Klugman made a name for herself during her 5* debut as the highest-placed young rider at the 2021 Land Rover Kentucky Three Day Event. But despite her young age, Ema is already a sought-after professional who balances an impressive competitive career with a thriving training business.

A few years ago, Ema had never considered that CBD could play an integral role in her training program. Today, CannaHorse Equilibrium is a valuable tool that Ema relies on to build confidence in the off-season, promote focus in young horses, and help anxious horses stay calm during stressful situations. Keep reading to find out why.

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Terpenes in Equilibrium shown to relieve pain in animal study

Terpenes in Equilibrium shown to relieve pain in animal study

A recent animal study showed that certain terpenes included in CannaHorse's Equilibrium showed increased relief from pain. A University of Arizona study released in April 2021 indicated that linalool and pinene, two terpenes included in Equilibrium have pain-relieving effects. When combined with cannabinoids, these effects seem to be more enhanced.

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Cannabidiol in the horse: Effects on movement and reactivity

Cannabidiol in the horse: Effects on movement and reactivity

This project investigated effects of extended CBD treatment on reactivity and movement in horses. Seventeen Quarter Horse geldings were randomly assigned to a control (CON; n = 8) or treatment (TXT; n = 9) group. Treatment horses received a 100 mg oral dose of full-spectrum CBD pellets once daily for 6 wk.

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Case Study: Locked Down on Stall Rest

Case Study: Locked Down on Stall Rest

A thoroughbred yearling with a fractured hind splint bone was having difficulty adapting to stall rest. He was treated with Equilibrium and improvement in behaviour and soundness were found in about 30 minutes.

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Treatment using cannabidiol in a horse with mechanical allodynia

Treatment using cannabidiol in a horse with mechanical allodynia

A 4‐year‐old Quarter Horse mare was visited by Colorado State University's Equine Sports Medicine Service for a 5‐week history of marked sensitivity to touch near the withers/shoulder region. The mare was then started on pure crystalline cannabidiol (250 mg by mouth twice daily), which resolved the clinical signs after 2 days.

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cbd in competition horses

5 Ways CannaHorse Fits Into A Competition Barn

With a blanket ban on cannabinoids by most national federations and the FEI, it would be easy to assume CBD medications and supplements don't fit in your program. 

Below are 5 ways we think you might be surprised how easily CannaHorse products could become a part of your program. 

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CBD in Sports Performance: A Brief Review of Relevant Aspects

This review discusses the various ways cannabinoids, specifically CBD can affect the body, from exercise induced injury to sports performance anxiety. Right now, we know that CBD has extreme potential for healing and calming. The findings of physiological and psychological effects are preliminary and promising.

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Cannabis in Sport: Does it Enhance Performance?

Cannabis has shown to offer several benefits as a medicine, including relief from stress, pain, insomnia, and nausea. It may also help with inflammation, including what occurs in the brain after a traumatic brain injury. The interesting thing about these conditions is that they all happen to athletes, whether they are competitive, retired, or maybe just weekend warriors.

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