Recall date: March 20, 2014
Recall number: 14-136

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Wooden flipping acrobat toys
The paint on the wooden flipping acrobat toys contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.
Consumer Contact:

Minga Fair Trade Imports toll-free at (855) 738-5260 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, at email or online at and click on Product Safety Recall for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

About 135 units

The recalled flipping acrobat toys are made of painted wood and are 8.5 inches tall. The toys consist of two rectangular wooden sticks connected by a wood crosspiece near one end and a coyote, super hero, woodpecker or yellow bird wooden cartoon character suspended by nylon string at the other end.


None reported.


Consumers should immediately take the recalled flipping acrobat toys away from children and return them to Minga Fair Trade Imports for a full refund or credit towards a replacement product.

Sold At:

Independent children's stores and gift shops nationwide from September 2008 through May 2013 for about $6.


Minga Fair Trade Imports, of Lake Geneva, Wis.

Manufactured In: