February 6, 2001Pottery Barn Kids Recalls Wooden
San Francisco, CA (SafetyAlerts) - Pottery Barn Kids said
today it is voluntarily recalling about 2,900 wooden dog pull toys. Wooden pegs can come
off of these pull toys, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Pottery Barn Kids has received a
report of one peg coming off of the toy. No injuries have been reported.
The wooden dog pull toy is about 10 inches long and about 5 inches high. The dog's legs
are attached to wooden wheels with small pegs. A black string with a large wooden ball on
the end is connected to the front of the toy. There is no writing on the toy.
The Pottery Barn Kids store in Corte Madera, Calif., and Pottery Barn Outlet stores in
Virginia, Texas, Georgia, Tennessee and Ohio sold these pull toys from June 2000 through
January 2001 for about $6.
Consumers should take these pull toys away from young children immediately, and return
them to the store where purchased for a refund. For more information, call Pottery Barn
Kids at (866) 428-6467 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Saturday.
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