Build-A-Bear Recalls Stuffed Animals Due to Choking Hazard

The satin seam of the stuffed animal can open, allowing the stuffing material to be exposed, posing a choking hazard for young children.

Recall date: October 22, 2015
Recall number: 16-016
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    Starbrights Dragon

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Starbrights Dragon stuffed animals

Hazard:

The satin seam of the stuffed animal can open, allowing the stuffing material to be exposed, posing a choking hazard for young children.

Consumer Contact:

Build-A-Bear toll-free at 866-236-5683 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT on Sunday; email ProductHotline@buildabear.com or go to www.buildabear.com and click on Product Recall at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

Health Canada Logo
Units

About 33,600 (an additional 1,000 were sold in Canada)

Description

Starbrights Dragon is covered in a blue furry fabric with silver satin tummy, feet pads, wings and horns. The horns light up and the toy makes a musical sound when the hand is squeezed. The stuffed animal is about 17 inches high. The tracking label ending with 9333 or 9334 for USA and 9337 or 9459 for Canada can be found on the label sewn on the backside of the leg.   

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take the recalled stuffed animal away from children and return it to any Build-A-Bear Workshop store to receive a coupon for any Build-A-Bear stuffed animal.

Sold at

Build-A-Bear Workshop stores and online at www.buildabear.com between April 2015 and August 2015 for about $25. 

Importer(s)

Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc, of St. Louis, Mo.

Manufactured in

China

  • Starbrights Dragon

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