A consumer has filed a proposed class action against Bayer Healthcare alleging that the company knowingly made and sold a flea and tick collar containing a pesticide that is linked to death and injury in companion animals. Plaintiffs allege “Seresto” brand collars “have been responsible for over 75,000 reported incidents—including the deaths of 1,698 pets and nearly 1,000 incidents involving human harm” since 2012.

[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Consumers File Proposed Class Action Over Flea and Tick Collars" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 81.]

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