Dosage

General Recommendation for Afina CBD Product Dosing

Our recommendations do not constitute or replace veterinary advice. Consult your veterinarian for any questions regarding dosages for specific conditions. There is no “silver bullet” or “one size fits all” for dosing of our products. Dosing is highly individualized, depending on some basic considerations:

  • Concentration of CBD (start small, increase gradually);
  • Weight of your pet;
  • Body chemistry of your pet;
  • Severity of condition being treated.

Studies indicate that phytocannibinoids have been found to be useful for many ailments in dogs and cats; studies are always underway to determine its efficacy in other animals. We believe that a variety of animals can benefit from our products and we’ve witnessed amazing results in our own homes. The key is to start small and increase gradually to the dose that suits your specific pet.*

Some of the conditions Afina’s products are especially well-suited for are*:

  • Allergies;
  • Anxiety and Fears;
  • Arthritis;
  • Appetite Loss and Digestive Problems
  • Cancer and Tumors;
  • Fears and Anxiety;
  • Glaucoma
  • Inflammation;
  • Seizures and Epilepsy;
  • Skin Issues

 

Recommended Tincture Dosage for Pets (1 drop = .42mg cannabidiol of our 250mg Tincture)

Approximately 5 drops of Afina 250mg CBD Hemp Oil Tincture = 1 Afina CBD Soft Chew

 

To calculate a suggested dosage for other strengths of CBD using our calculator, click here

 

Weight (in lbs) Dosage (in mg) # of drops
5 0.7 1-2
10 1.4 3-4
15 2.1 5
20 2.8 6-7
25 3.5 8-9
30 4.2 10
35 4.9 11-12
40 5.6  13-14
45 6.3 15
50 7.0  16-17
55 7.7  18-19
60 8.4 20
65 9.1  21-22
70 9.8  23-24
75 10.5  25
80 11.2  26-27
85 11.9  28-29
90 12.6  30
95 13.3  31-32
100 14.0 33-34 
105 14.7 35 
110 15.4  36-37
115 16.1 38-39
120 16.8 40

 

 Afina CBD Hemp Soft Chews for Dogs and Cats

Dogs

Start with a small dose and gradually increase every 3-5 days until maximum benefits are observed.  Dogs cannot overdose on the product, but less is more and finding the right dose is highly individualized.

For Dogs up to 75lb it is recommended to start at 5mg-10mg per serving once or twice a day.

For Dogs 75lb or heavier it is recommended 10mg-20mg per serving once or twice a day.

Cats

Start with a small dose and gradually increase every 3-5 days until maximum benefits are observed.  For cats it is recommended for 5mg-10mg per serving once or twice daily.

 

Afina CBD Hemp Pellets:  Chickens/Ducks/General Avian

Start with 1 pellet and gradually increase dose every 3-5 days until maximum benefits are reached.  Studies have shown that the pellets may enrich the quality of egg yolks in laying chickens.

 

Afina CBD Hemp Pocket Pets Pellets (Hamsters, Gerbils, Rats, etc.) 

Start with 1 pellet and gradually increase dose every 3-5 days until maximum benefits are reached. 

 

Afina CBD Hemp Pellets for Horses and Farm Animals 

Our one (1) pound bag contains approximately 60 tablespoons = 1,500mg of CBD = one month supply for one horse.

Common dosing is 25 mg twice per day.  After extensive use of the pellets, owners are finding that just under a Tablespoon, or about 90mg twice per day is an effective dose for horses and large farm animals.* 

Horses are very efficient at absorbing our product.  In tests with several equine veterinary specialists, anxiety, a common occurrence when eventing or loading a horse onto a trailer, and was greatly reduced with the use of 25 mg (1 tablespoon) twice a day.  Mild lameness or pain was also remedied by the same dosage.  For more serious conditions such as laminitis, marked lameness or Cushing’s disease, 50 mg  (2 tablespoons) twice daily made a notable improvement.  Some horses need less, some need more depending on the issue you are treating. *

 

 

 

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