WHAT'S THE BIG HYPE ABOUT HEMP?
Hemp has amazing health benefits for people as well as pets. Hemp is the leading superfood in many peoples diets and those benefits apply to your pets as well. Hemp based foods are rich in proteins, Omega-3, and Omega-6 Essential Fatty Acids (EFA). Omega-6 contains the rare EFA Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA).
THERE'S MANY REASONS TO BOOST GLA IN YOUR PETS DIET
GLA has been shown to help with inflammation, skin, hair, and heart health. Research shows that people with cancer, diabetes, and skin allergies don't produce enough GLA, this is the same for dogs. Even though dogs typically have no issue producing enough GLA, there are many cases where a dog will need to supplement it (due to stress and excessive exercise).
GLA found in hemp seeds greatly reduces both a persons and a dogs arthritis symptoms (according to researchers in the Journal of Arthritis and Rheumatology).
Hemp seeds and Hemp seed oil has long been used in cosmetic products and soaps due to it's ability to penetrate the inner layers of the skin to promote healthy cellular growth.