Bendable Dog and Cat Toys Recalled

Date:
August 17, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Fun Express
The Danger:
The paint on the bendable toys contains excessive levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 340,000 bendable children's toys. The toy is made of bendable plastic and is in the following shapes:
  • Brown dog with black ears, paws, and feet
  • Dalmatian dog with pink paws
  • White dog with orange spots
  • Brown dog with pink paws
  • White cat with orange stripes
  • Brown cat with pink paws
  • Black cat with pink ears
  • White cat with brown spots
The toys are about 3.75 inches tall. The toy's packaging is labeled as item 39/1461-K and 39/1461-KM.
Sold At:
This toy was a free giveaway by libraries nationwide as part of reading programs from January 2006 through August 2006.
What To Do:
Take the recalled toys away from children immediately and throw them away. For more information, contact Fun Express Inc. at (800) 723-6155 anytime, or visit www.funexpress.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06236.html

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