Toy Rake Recalled

September 27, 2007
Toys & Games
Jo-Ann Stores
The Danger:
Paint on the handle of the rake can contain excessive levels of lead paint, violating the federal lead paint standard.
The recall includes about 16,000 children's rakes. The rake has a green handle with a yellow duck head attached to the handle. The rake has seven purple tines, also known as teeth. The rake is about 24 inches long. "Robbie Ducky Garden Collection Rake" is printed on a tag attached to the handle.
This recall was expanded on October 25, 2007, to include about 97,000 additional toys from the Robbie Ducky Garden Collection.
About 6,000 Robbie Ducky watering cans were recalled on August 28, 2007.
Sold At:
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores nationwide from January 2007 through September 2007 for about $7.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled toy rake away from children and return it to any Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store for a full refund. For additional information, contact Jo-Ann Stores Inc. toll-free at (888) 739-4120, option 7, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, e-mail, or visit their Web site at
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