Recently, Purina’s Beneful dog food brand has come under fire in the form of a class-action lawsuit.
Various online complaints have been lodged against the pet food company over the years. However, plaintiff Frank Lucido brought it one step further when he filed his lawsuit on February 5th.
According to Top Class Actions, the lawsuit is charging Nestle Purina with:
“…breach of implied warranty, breach of express warranty, negligence, negligent misrepresentation, strict products liability, violating California’s consumer legal remedies act, violating California’s Unfair Competition Law, and violating California’s False Advertising Law.”
The lawsuit lists the following problems dogs have suffered from that they claim are linked to the Beneful dry kibble products:
- Stomach and related internal bleeding problems
- Liver malfunction or failure
- Bloat and kidney failure