Synthetic Preservatives

Many of the preservatives used in dog food are synthetic, meaning they are created in a lab. Synthetic preservatives are not natural and can be detrimental to your dog’s health.

Some of the most common synthetic preservatives in dog food include:

Banned in Japan

BHA is banned in Japan due to health concerns about its effects on humans. BHT has been shown to cause cancer in laboratory animals when given at high doses over an extended period of time. However, there have not been any studies done on this effect at lower doses over shorter periods of time or in humans with naturally occurring levels of these chemicals in their bodies due to their consumption of processed foods containing them as ingredients.

Published by AmberLDrake

Dr. Drake is an award-winning author and well-known cancer specialist in her field. She is best known for her extensive research on canine cancer prevention and nutrition, her dedication to help dogs live a long, happy life, and for teaching veterinary medicine. As the CEO of Canine Companions Co., the Founder of Drake Dog Cancer Foundation and Academy, and the Co-Founder of Preferable Pups, in addition to being a respected figure in the dog world, she has earned the respect of thousands of dog lovers worldwide.