Stoners love animals. And some animals seem to love getting stoned. Here at HIGH TIMES, we’re often asked if pot is safe for pets as well as what to do if your pet accidently ingests cannabis.
A fairly ordinary drug bust in Brazil became a viral sensation this week after an obedient – and ultimately very clever – guard dog on the scene joined the surrendering suspects who were ordered to lie down by officers.
A Nevada senator introduced a bill on Tuesday that would allow pets to use pot. A veterinarian would have to certify that the animal has an illness that might be alleviated by marijuana, but many are still concerned by the proposal.
While “think of the children” has been the trump card of choice for prohibitionists attempting to obfuscate logic and elicit pity, DEA chief Michele Leonhart appears to have moved on to an even more cloying bit of rhetoric: think of the puppies!
This week, the business side of cannabis got a token of relief from Attorney General Eric Holder, who said that legal marijuana operations should have access to the national banking system. Currently, many dispensaries are turned away from banks who fear the unclear legal...