8,000+ Toys Sold At Target in Minnesota Recalled Due to Choking Hazard
If you've got a little one in the teething phase, check the toys that they are chewing on because a recall was just issued by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The toy was sold throughout the nation online and in person at various stores including at Target stores in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.
Everything you need to know about the latest recall of teethers sold throughout the country including in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin
A voluntary recall was issued on February 23rd, 2022 for a variety of wooden teethers stamped with "Bebe au Lait" that were sold throughout the country, including in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. About 8,600 units were sold in the United States.
Reason for the recall: 6 reports have been made indicating that the string holding the wood beads has come undone. In one instance, a child put the beads in their mouth. The wooden beads could pose a risk if they become untied as they are a possible choking hazard.
Product Descriptions and Info: Below are photos and descriptions of the products that are part of this recall.
Boat Wooden Bebe Teether
Butterfly and Flower Wooden Bebe Teether
Cactus Wooden Bebe Teether
Dinosaur Wooden Bebe Teether
Heart and Flower Wooden Bebe Teether
Moon and Star Wooden Bebe Teether
Owl Wooden Bebe Teether
Rainbow Wooden Bebe Teether
Starfish Wooden Bebe Teether
Tropical leaf Wooden Bebe Teether
Turtle Wooden Bebe Teether
World Wooden Bebe Teether
When where the products sold: Between February 2019 to October 2021
Where were the products sold: According to the statement on the U.S. Consumer and Product Safety Commission website, the product was sold at Target and online at Bebeaulait.com, Zulily.com.
What to do if you have the recalled product: Immediately take the product away from children. Visit Bebe au Lait at their website here for instructions on a refund or store credit. If the product was purchased at Target, you can learn more about their return process for this product here.
Learn more about this recall posted on the U.S. Consumer and Product Safety Commission website here.
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