Handi-Craft is recalling 590,000 Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders. The company says the snaps could detach from the animals, causing a choking hazard.
More than 60 reports have been filed saying the ribbon holders frayed, allowing the snap to detach.
The holders were sold in eight styles: Giraffe, Zebra, Turtle, Reindeer (Special Holiday Edition), Frog (Special Holiday Edition), Spring Bunny (Special Holiday Edition), Deer and Bunny.
Only holders with the following lot codes are included in this recall:
The lot codes are printed on the tag attached to the holder. Consumers can confirm lot codes included in the recall at www.drbrownsbaby.com/recall-lovey.
The holders were sold at Bed Bath & Beyond, H-E-B Grocery, K-Mart, Target, Toys ‘R Us/Babies ‘R Us, Wal-Mart and various stores nationwade and online at Amazon.com from August 2015 to March 2018 for about $10
Anyone who has one of the recalled toys should take it away from young children immediately. You can contact Handi-Craft for instructions on how to get a replacement or other merchandise of equal or lesser value.