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What You Need To Know About The Pet CBD Business

Cannabis's new customers may have four legs, but the market for them takes some savvy to navigate.

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This story appears in the December 2019 issue of Green Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Like adorable puppies in a store window, the booming industry of CBD for pets is hard to resist. Sales within the sector quadrupled in 2018, going from $8 million in 2017 to $32 million just a year later, according to the cannabis research firm Brightfield Group. By 2022, it predicts, the market could reach $1.16 billion. But despite the barkfest, making a profit in the space is no surefire bet. We caught up with a few founders and execs on the ground for guidance.

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