Sure they look beautiful and yummy. But are they safe for our dogs, or for us humans? We have put together some common color dyes used in food preparation so we are more informed on what this all means to our body. Remember, if it’s bad for us humans, usually it’s worst for our pets.
|Allura Red AC or Red 17||Asthma, Rhinitis, Cancer, ADHD in children||Snacks, Sauces, Candies and Soft Drinks|
|Brilliant Blue or Blue 1||Cancer, Tumors and ADHD in Children||Gelatins, Beverages, Icings, Syrups and Candies|
|Erythrosine or Red 3||Thyroid Tumors and Chromosomal Damage||Baked goods, Candies, Popsicles and Condiments|
|Fast Green or Green 3||Allergies, Tumors and Mutagenic Effects||Baked Goods, Gelatins, Sauces, Icings, Vegetables|
|Orange B||Allergies, Kidney Damage and ADHD in Children||Sausages and Hot Dogs|
|Sunset Yellow or Yellow 6||Adrenal Gland and Kidney Tumors||Baked Goods, Sausages, Gelatins|
|TarTrazine or Yellow 5||Asthmatic Attacks, Migraines, ADHD in Children, Blurred Vision and Anxiety||Snacks, Cereals, Jams, Instant Noodles, Cake Mixes and Candies|