Horse-on-a-Stick Toys Recalled

Date:
November 10, 2010
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Big Ideas Marketing
The Danger:
The reins on the horse-on-a-stick toy's bridle are long enough to form a loop around a child's head and neck, posing a strangulation hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 8,800 horse-on-a-stick toys that have a bridle and reins. The toys are filled with polyester fiber and have a fluffy mane. The horse's ears are embroidered with the words "press here" in red. The horse makes neighing and galloping sounds when the ears are pressed.
Sold At:
Love's Travel Stop and Country stores nationwide from May 2010 through July 2010, for about $6.
What To Do:
Immediately remove or cut the reins to eliminate the hazard. You also can contact Big Ideas Marketing for instructions on how to remove the reins. For more information, contact Big Ideas Marketing toll-free at 888-908-8697 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit bigideasmarketing.com
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11034.html

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