As marijuana has been decriminalized in parts of North America, cases of marijuana toxicity in pets and calls to the Pet Poison Helpline have surged. Although there may be health benefits associated with cannabis, research is limited. Meanwhile, one study showed a link between the number of marijuana poisonings and the number of marijuana licenses in Colorado between 2005 and 2010, and two dogs that ate marijuana-laced products died during that period.
Marijuana toxicity cases surging, veterinarians say
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