Kibbles ‘n Bits

May 2018: This lawsuit was transferred to a California Court. (Case No. 18-cv-2662, N. D. CA.)

March 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Big Heart Pet Brands and The J.M. Smucker Company for allegedly deceptively marketing Kibbles ‘n Bits dog food as being safe and healthy without also disclosing that the dog food allegedly contains an ingredient that is a sedative and anesthetic for animals and is commonly used to euthanize dogs and cats. (Schirripa et al v. Big Heart Pet Brands, Inc. and The J.M. Smucker Company, Case No. 18-cv-2345, S. D. NY.)

For more of’s coverage of pet products, click here.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email


Leave a Reply

Back to Top ↑
  • Search Class-Action Tracker

  • Recent Class Actions

  • The Class-Action Tracker is intended to notify consumers about false advertising class-action lawsuits filed around the country, but does not necessarily reflect’s opinion with respect to the lawsuits or disposition of the cases

  • Sign Up for E-mail Updates