December 6, 2001
Little Tikes Recalls Lobster Toy Attached to Stationary Entertainer
- Little Tikes Co.
about 260 lobster
toys attached to the activity tray of the Ocean Friends Stationary
Entertainer. The antennae on the lobster toy can break, posing a choking
hazard to young children.
No injuries or incidents have been reported. This recall is being conducted
to prevent the possibility of injury.
The recall involves Ocean Friends Stationary Entertainer model 4629 GIG. The
model number is located underneath the entertainer's tray. The green tray on
the stationary entertainer is supported by three adjustable legs and has the
words "Little Tikes" printed across the front. The seat, patterned with
colorful pictures of sea animals, sits in the center of the unit and swivels
so the child can play with the nine toys attached to the tray. The recalled
lobster toy is red with black antennae. Only lobsters with black antennae
are involved in this recall.
Toys R Us stores sold the stationary entertainer with the lobster toy
nationwide between October 2001 through November 2001 for about $60
Consumers should remove the lobster toy from the entertainer immediately and
contact Little Tikes for a replacement toy. For more information, consumers
can contact Little Tikes toll-free at (888) 883- 7662 anytime or visit the
firm's web site at www.littletikes.com.