"Medical Cannabis in Small Animal Medicine: Safe and Effective Therapeutic Strategies"

Presented by Gary Richter, MS, DVM,CVA,CVC,CVWHM

Wednesday, June 13th at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT

RACE-Approved Webinar. Registration is FREE for HSVMA members.


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A growing number of veterinarians believe cannabidiol products can be effective in treating an array of ailments in dogs and cats, from anxiety to anorexia.  With pet owners already using the drug as medicine, veterinarians need to join the conversation. 

Join our presenter, Dr. Gary Richter, as he discusses the potential benefits and contraindications of medical cannabis therapy, how to choose the correct products and best formulations to achieve safe and effective outcomes.

Attendees will receive

  • A brief history of cannabis
  • Discuss the endocannabinoid system
  • Potentially treatable conditions and the relevant research studies
  • An understanding of the current legal landscape

All HSVMA webinars are FREE for HSVMA members. This webinar is approved for RACE CE credits.



Gary Richter, MS, DVM,CVA,CVC,CVWHM is an expert in both conventional and holistic treatment methods. He graduated from the University of Florida with a Masters of Science in Veterinary Medical Science and a DVM. In 1998 he began his career as an emergency medicine clinician and general practitioner in Berkeley, California. Dr. Richter has been the owner and medical director of Montclair Veterinary Hospital since 2002.






This program 237-33029 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 1.50 CE Credits (1.50 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 1.50 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (1.50 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categories of:  Category Two: Non-Scientific-Clinical using the delivery method of Interactive-Distance. This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board's CE requirements. RACE does not "accredit" or "endorse" or "certify" any program or person, nor does RACE approval validate the content of the program.