September 12th, 2017
July 2017: The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the District Court’s approval of the settlement. To read the full decision, click here. Later in July, an objector filed a Motion for Rehearing En Banc (i.e., a rehearing by all of the judges of the Eight Circuit, rather than the selected three-judge panel). November 2016:
July 6th, 2017
In June 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Blue Buffalo Pet Products for, among other things, allegedly deceptively advertising that dog food – including Blue Wilderness Chicken Recipe for Small Breed Adult Dogs, Blue Freedom Grain-Free Chicken Recipe for Small Breed Adult Dogs, and Blue Basics Grain-Free Turkey & Potato Recipe for Adult Dogs
October 9th, 2015
October 2015: This action was transferred to another court to be heard with other similar lawsuits. Click here to learn about that case. September 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Blue Buffalo for allegedly misleadingly representing that its pet food products do not contain chicken or poultry by-product meals, corn or soy proteins, and
October 16th, 2014
Premium pet food company says its products may have contained by-products because of a supplier mistake.
January 16th, 2020
In January 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Blue Buffalo Company for allegedly misleadingly marketing its Blue Wilderness line of dog foods as healthy, nutritious, and “[i]nspired by the diet of wolves,” along with an image of a grey wolf, when, according to the complaint, the dog food contains a large amount of carbohydrates,
May 27th, 2014
Purina and Blue Buffalo in legal feud over by-products.
March 15th, 2017
Pet owners, take note: These products may not be deserving of your doggie dollars.
December 8th, 2014
Some notable companies facing deceptive advertising claims.