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Plush Dog by Angel Toy

Starting date:
January 15, 2009
Posting date:
January 15, 2009
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Childrens' Products, Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety, Physical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-500001885

Affected products

Plush Dog by Angel Toy

Product description

This recall involves a plush brown and green dog, which is approximately 19 cm (7.5 inches) in height. It has two small beige buttons attached to its chest, and black plastic eyes and nose. The product is identified as item number 20011.

Hazard identified

Testing by Health Canada has revealed that the buttons on the plush toy may become detached, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of this toy.

Number sold

Approximately 288 units of the plush toys were sold at various retail stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled plush toys were sold from January 2003 to December 2008.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
Angel Toy Co. Ltd.
Vancouver
British Columbia
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled plush toy away from children and dispose of it in their regular household garbage.

For additional information, consumers may contact Angel Toy Co. Ltd. at 1-604-439-9581.