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Recall: Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teethers

Mar 17, 2018

ATTENTION: About 600,000 Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier and teether holders were recalled after it was determined they could be choking hazards.

Description:
  • This recall involves Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier & teether holders. 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:
    • RICH0615; RICH0715; RICH0815; RICH1215; RICH0516; RICH0616; RICH0716; RICH1116; RICH1016; RICH0916; RICH1216; RICH0317; RICH0417; RICH0517; RICH0617; RICH0717; RICH0817; RICH0917. 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.
Remedy:
  • Consumer should immediately take the recalled holders away from young children and contact Handi-Craft for further instructions to receive a replacement product or comparable merchandise of equal or lesser value.
Incidents/Injuries:
  • The firm has received a total of 67 reports of the ribbon fraying and the snap detaching. No injuries have reported.
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

For more information, please visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission here.

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