Wal-Mart Stuffed Christmas Beagles Recalled

Date:
December 14, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Wal-Mart
The Danger:
The red pom-poms on the wreath attached to the beagle's mouth could detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 56,000 stuffed Christmas beagle toys. The toy is a brown-and-white beagle stuffed animal with a red scarf and Santa hat trimmed in red-and-white stripes. A green wreath with red pompoms is attached near the beagle's mouth. The stuffed beagle measures 7 inches tall and 5 inches long. "Marketed by WAL-MART STORES, INC" and UPC number "8 85271 90780 3" are printed on the dog's sewn-in labels. "Holiday Time" is printed on the animal's hang tag.
Sold At:
Wal-Mart stores nationwide from September 2006 through December 2006 for about $3.
What To Do:
Take the stuffed animal away from young children immediately and return it to the nearest Wal-Mart store for a full refund. For more information, contact Wal-Mart at (800) 925-6278 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit www.walmartstores.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07058.html

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