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Wooden Toys by Daiso

Starting date:
April 13, 2010
Posting date:
April 13, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Childrens' Products, Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-500002261

Affected products

Wooden Toys by Daiso

Product description

This recall involves the "Wooden Ball Top" and "Wooden Walking Dog" toys by Daiso. The "Wooden Ball Top" is a brightly coloured wooden ball top that consists of a hemispherical body and multi-coloured smaller balls attached to the body by a wooden arm. The "Wooden Walking Dog" is a brightly coloured wooden toy dog on wheels, with a pull rope and leather ears.

The recalled "Wooden Ball Top" toy can be identified by UPC 4526324045214, and the recalled "Wooden Walking Dog" toy can be identified by UPC 4984343479159, both of which can be found on the product packaging.

Hazard identified

Testing by Health Canada has determined that the recalled toys may release small parts; these small parts pose a choking hazard to young children.

Neither Daiso Store Canada Ltd. nor Health Canada has received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

For some tips to help consumers choose safe toys and to help them keep children safe when they play with toys, see Healthy Canadians':Toy safety.

Number sold

Approximately 30 units of the recalled "Wooden Ball Top", and approximately 59 units of the "Wooden Walking Dog", were sold at the Daiso store in Richmond, British Columbia.

Time period sold

The recalled "Wooden Ball Top" was sold from September 2006 to February 2010, and the recalled "Wooden Walking Dog" was sold from June 2008 to February 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
Daiso Store Canada Ltd.
Richmond
British Columbia
CANADA
Tel: 1-604-270-7206

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children and either return the product to Daiso for a refund or dispose of the product in their regular household garbage.

For more information, consumers may contact Daiso at 1-604-270-7206.