The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Units: About 8,800
Importer: Big Ideas Marketing, of Owings Mills, Md.
Hazard: The reins on the toy’s bridle are long enough to form a loop around a child’s head and neck, posing a strangulation hazard.
Description: Horse-on-a-stick toys with a bridle and reins are filled with fiber and have a fluffy mane. The horse makes neighing and galloping sounds when ears are pressed.
Sold at: Love’s Travel Stop and Country stores nationwide from May through July 2010 for about $6.
Remedy: Remove or cut the reins to eliminate the hazard or contact Big Ideas Marketing for instructions on how to remove the reins.
Contact: Call 888-908-8697 or visit www.bigideasmarketing.com.