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Carousel Softoys Inc. recalls various plush toys
- Starting date:
- June 19, 2014
- Posting date:
- June 19, 2014
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Choking Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Plush dog and bear cub
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The product number is on a label sewn onto the plush toy. The dog comes in white or beige, has a satin bow around its neck and measures approximately 35 centimetres. Its legs and hands are striped, as is the tuque that is affixed over its right ear. The bear cub comes in brown or grey, has a bow around its neck and measures approximately 25 centimetres.
The eyes of the plush toys can become detached. These small parts pose a choking hazard to young children.
Neither Health Canada nor Carousel Soft Toys Inc. has received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this toy.
Consumers can find information on how to choose safe toys and protect their children when they play by visiting the General toy safety tips page on the Healthy Canadians website.
Approximately 1,560 plush toys were distributed in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled plush toys were sold between March 2013 and April 2014.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Yangcheng Fengsheng Arts and Crafts Co. Ltd.
Carousel Softoys Inc.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately remove the recalled plush toys from children's reach and contact Carousel Softoys Inc. for a replacement. They can also discard the toy in such a way that it could be no longer used.
For further information, consumers can contact Carousel Softoys toll-free at 1-800-214-0473 or by email.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out a Consumer Product Incident Report.