Dr. Sarah Silcox
Dr. Sarah Silcox is a pioneer in the world of veterinary cannabis use and is one of the founding directors and the current President of the Canadian Association of Veterinary Cannabinoid Medicine.
A small animal veterinarian with over 20 years of clinical experience, Dr. Silcox has been active in both general and emergency practice, founded her region’s first integrative medicine pet care practice, and is currently operating the region’s first veterinary practice dedicated to palliative, hospice, and end-of-life care for pets.
A passionate advocate for the veterinary use of cannabis and cannabinoid medicine, her interest in the potential benefits of medical cannabis for pets reaches back several years. She is excited about recent changes in legislation, which will allow veterinarians to better educate clients about cannabis use in their pets.