Heated Mats for Pets Recalled by World Class Due to Fire and Electrical Shock Hazards to Consumers; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com

There are two reports of the mats catching on fire, including property damage and the death of a dog.

Recall date: August 16, 2012
Recall number: 12743

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Indoor Pet Heating Comfort Pad Mats


The heated mats have poor wiring and construction, posing a fire and electrical shock hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For more information, contact World Class Inc. toll-free at (888) 941-5079 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m ET Monday through Thursday, or email the firm at gsiamazon@gmail.com

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Recall Details


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This recall involves "GSI electronic 50W indoor pet heating comfort pad mats" with model number GKC2G002. The mats are polyester, were sold in various shapes and sizes and have a white electrical cord. They were sold in a variety of colors, including beige and pink.


The firm has received two reports of the mats catching on fire, including property damage. One fire involved the asphyxiation death of a dog.


Consumer should immediately stop using the recalled pet mats and contact World Class to receive a full refund. The firm is directly contacting consumers who purchased the recalled product.

Sold exclusively at

Online at www.amazon.com from July 2011 through March 2012 for about $19.


Fuzhou Senhor Leisure Products Co., Ltd., of China


World Class Inc., of Brooklyn, N.Y.

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