Animal Cookies Marijuana Strain
Indica Dominant Hybrid
Animal Cookies, also known as Animal Crackers, is an indica-dominant strain. This clone-derived hybrid boasts THC levels between 20% and 30%. It’s less than 1% CBD level lets THC do all the talking. In short, it’s not for the faint of heart. A higher-than-average potency is great for experienced and high tolerance users.
Hailing from the Great White North, Animal Cookies (Girl Scout Cookies x Fire OG) was bred by Canadian seed bank BC Bud Depot. Its breeders had an award-winning GSC strain on hand. They were trying to improve on this highly-prized hybrid strain. In the end, they managed to retain GSC’s signature cookie flavor with a stronger potency meant for heavy and medicinal users.
With a name like Animal Cookies, it’s no surprise that this hybrid strain is jam-packed with a doughy and cookie-like flavor. Notes of sugar, vanilla, nuts, and cherry provide a satisfying sweetness on the inhale and exhale. A pungent and earthy undertone creates a balanced flavor profile. It literally tastes of sugar, spice, and everything nice.
Similar to its sweet and herbal flavor, Animal Cookies has a distinct sweet and sour aroma. You don’t even need to get close to experience the full effect of its desert-like and fruity smell. a tantalizing scent fills your nose with a sugary punch you won’t soon forget. Animal Cookies has a high concentration of humulene, caryophyllene, and myrcene terpenes.
Animal Cookies is an untamed beast packed with potent resin. Experience a fast onset of euphoria. Feel uplifted and invigorated with its stress-relieving buzz. It’s perfect for unwinding during the evening or afternoon. A heavy wave of physical relaxation will fill your body to relieve even the peskiest of pains.
This indica-dominant hybrid strain is beloved by medicinal users for its potency and long-lasting effects. Heavy doses can not only satisfy high tolerance users, but nearly eliminate severe and chronic pain, headaches, arthritis, and other painful symptoms. In heavy doses, Animal Cookies can leave you couch-locked and without a worry in the world.
In low to moderate doses, Animal Cookies is an excellent strain to relieve stress and mental health disorders. Its initial euphoria can reduce anxiety and depression. In a similar vein, it’s the perfect strain to wind down right before bedtime. Let the anxiety lift away and the sleepy feelings overtake you.
Because of its high potency, Animal Cookies may be too much to handle for new or low-tolerance users. Its main negative side effect is a dry mouth, which can be relieved with a glass of water on hand. Other side effects include dry eyes and coughing fits for the uninitiated. Finally, beginners may experience dizziness, anxiety, and paranoia if they imbibe too much.
Appearance of Animal Cookies Strain
Animal Cookies grows popcorn-shaped to medium-sized buds with a deep green color and subtle hints of purple. It’s small but powerful buds feature a heavy layer of white trichomes over its leaves. This strain grows to a medium-to-tall height with large leaves that may have dark green and purple tips.
Medical Benefits of the Animal Cookies Strain
The Animal Cookies strain is renowned for its many medical benefits. Animal Cookies produces a high described by smokers as coming on fast, leaving you happy, euphoric, uplifted and relaxed. This makes Animal Cookies not only great for unwinding after a long, hard day at work but also a useful antidote for mood disorders such as depression.
Smokers of Animal Cookies say its indica genetics produces a “body-melt” effect, leaving your whole body deeply relaxed and making this strain a great choice for people suffering from insomnia. Animal Cookies is also known as an effective pain reliever, too. It can be used to treat arthritis, headaches, muscular pain, lower back pain as well as other painful conditions.
Animal Cookies is also considered to be moderately effective at counteracting nausea and enhancing appetite, which makes this strain a possible choice for managing the negative effects of chemotherapy for cancer patients.