Midwestern Pet Foods Products Sickened and Killed Dogs Class Action

Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc. makes a number of pet foods, under the brand names of Sportmix, Pro Pac, and Nunn Better. Unfortunately, the complaint alleges that Midwestern pet foods have been sold containing “mold, toxins, and/or aflatoxins that caused injury and harm” to animals.  Read more

Bag of Sportmix Energy Plus Dog Food

Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Settlement

The defendants in this case—Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Co., Nutripack, LLC, Against the Grain Pet Foods, and Sher Services Co.—are paying a little more than a half a million dollars to settle a class action centering around three of their products; Evanger’s Hunk of Beef, Evanger’s Braised Beef, and Against the Grain pulled Beef  Read more

Can of Evanger's Hunk of Beef Product

Milo’s Kitchen Dog Treats Missouri Settlement

Milo’s Kitchen, Big Heart Pet Brands, and JM Smucker are settling a Missouri class action concerning Milo’s Kitchen Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers dog treats. The complaint alleged that Milo’s advertised the products as being “wholesome” and “quality” products, when in reality they were made with substandard ingredients and contained possibly harmful contaminants.  Read more

Hill’s Science Diet, Prescription Diet Excessive Vitamin D Class Action

Hill’s Pet Nutrition makes a great deal of its scientific foundations and safety standards, and it charges more for its pet foods. But the complaint for this class action alleges that certain products contained excessive amounts of vitamin D that sickened or killed a number of dogs. The complaint alleges breaches of warranties, among other  Read more

Can of Hill's Prescription Diet Digestive Care Dog Food—Chicken & Vegetable Stew

Hill’s Dog Food Toxic Levels of Vitamin D California Class Action

Humans may take vitamin D supplements, but too much vitamin D can kill a dog. The complaint for this class action alleges that Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. allowed toxic levels of vitamin D in its dog food, sickening and even causing the death of dogs that ate it.   Read more

Can of Hill's Prescription Diet Digestive Care Dog Food—Chicken & Vegetable Stew

Big Heart Pet Brands Nature’s Recipe “Natural” Pet Foods Class Action

Big Heart Pet Brands, Inc. advertises its Nature’s Recipe dog and cat food as being “all natural.” But the complaint for this class action alleges that the pet food contains a number of synthetic substances, including sodium tripolyphosphate (STPP), synthetic vitamins and minerals, citric acid, and lactic acid.  Read more

Big Heart Pet Brand's Nature's Recipe Puppy Food

Acana and Orijen Pet Food Heavy Metals and Toxins Class Action

If you love your pet as a member of your family, the last thing you want is to feed it something that’s harmful for it. The complaint for this class action alleges that Champion Petfoods USA, Inc. has allowed heavy metals and toxins in its dog food.  Read more

Package of Champion's Orijen Six Fish Dog Food

Orijen and Acana Pet Foods Contamination with Toxic Substances Class Action

Champion Petfoods USA, Inc. makes the Orijen and Acana brands of pet food, which it claims are “biologically ‘appropriate’ pet food—as close to what animals would eat in nature as possible” which it makes “using fresh, natural ingredients.” Yet the complaint for this class action claims that the pet foods are contaminated by various toxic  Read more

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WellPet Wellness Dog Food Arsenic and Lead Contamination Class Action

This class action contends that two of the company’s products—Wellness® CORE® Adult Dry Ocean Whitefish, Herring Meal and Salmon Meal and Wellness® Complete Health Adult Dry Whitefish and Sweet Potato—are contaminated with lead and arsenic. Although the EPA has set limits on arsenic in bottled water at 10 ppb, and the FDA on lead in  Read more

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Lead Content Class Action

Blue Buffalo markets its dog foods as being “healthy” and “holistic,” but the complaint for this class action says the products at issue in this case have been shown to contain high levels of lead that can have serious health effects on dogs.  Read more