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Units: About 95,000 in the United States and 4,300 in Canada
Importer: Battat Inc., of Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Manufacturers: Rainbow Force Plastic Products, of China
Hazard: The magnetic tip of the drawing pen can dislodge from the pen, and children can choke on the tip.
Description: Toulouse-LapTrec magnetic sketch boards have a white plastic writing surface bordered by a red or brown plastic frame, and a bean bag type backing. A rabbit, dog, cat and duck are across the top. The multicolored magnetic pen is attached to the front of the sketchpad.
Sold at: Target stores nationwide and online retailers from March 2010 to March 2011 for about $16.
Remedy: Contact Battat for a replacement sketch board.
Contact: Call 866-665-5524 or visit www.battatco.com.