Target Recall Children's Frog Masks Due to Suffocation Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

Recall date: October 21, 2011
Recall number: 12017
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Children's Frog Masks

Hazard:

The plush frog masks lack proper ventilation. When secured in place across a child's face, it presents a suffocation hazard to the child.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Target Guest Relations at (800) 440-0680 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.target.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 3,400

Description

This recall involves child-sized frog-themed animal masks. The plush mask is green with yellow and red highlights. There are two eye cutouts and a green elastic band with a fastener used to secure the mask at the back of the child's head. UPC code 06626491474 is printed on a label attached to the mask.

Incidents/Injuries

 None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take masks from young children and return the product to any Target store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Target stores nationwide from August 2011 through September 2011 for about $1.

Importer(s)

Target Corp., of Minneapolis, Minn.

Manufactured in

China