In Nevada, pet owners are hoping that a new bill passes that would allow them to choose cannabis as an option for treating their animals. Students frequently have questions regarding the safety and efficacy of giving cannabis to sick animals. There are many hurdles to overcome when humans attempt to use cannabis as a medicine for pets and it will be very important to have accurate information due to the unique challenges when dosing animals. The difference in weight and metabolism and many other species specific issues were discussed in class with hopes of relieving pets pain or anxiety.