The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is warning Illinois residents not to give pets marijuana, warning them it could be lethal for animals. The Schaumburg-based veterinary medical association said the Pet Poison Helpline has seen a 400% increase in marijuana-related calls over the past 6 years. Now that Illinois has legalized recreational cannabis, they expect this trend to continue. “A…
Large crowds gathered at dispensaries across Illinois for the first day of legalized cannabis sales, and NBC 5’s Lisa Chavarria has the story from one dispensary in Mundelein.