March 20, 2003Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Has
Recalled Woody Dolls
Buena Vista, Florida (SafetyAlerts)
- Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has recalled
about 40,000 Woody dolls sold at the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort in Lake Buena
Vista, Florida, DISNEY'S VERO BEACH Resort, Magic of Disney and Flight
Fantastic shops located at the Orlando International Airport and Disney's Worldport shop located at Pointe Orlando. The Woody doll's clothing has
buttons that can detach, posing a choking hazard for young children.
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has received one report of a child removing a
button from the Woody doll. No injuries have been reported.
The recalled doll is a cowboy named Woody, a character in the animated films
Toy Story and Toy Story II. The Woody doll is a soft- bodied doll with soft
plastic head, hands, boots and hat; wearing blue jeans a red/yellow-checked
shirt, a black/white-spotted vest with a sheriff's badge; a red-patterned
bandana and is 13 inches tall. A label sewn into the left side seam of the
doll reads, "WALT DISNEY WORLD®" on one side and "©DISNEY, ALL NEW
MATERIALS, POLYESTER FIBERS," several State license numbers, and "WALT
DISNEY ATTRACTIONS, LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL, PRODUCT OF CHINA" on the other
side. Only the Woody dolls described above are included in the recall.
These recalled soft dolls were sold from January 2000 through January 2003
for about $12.
Consumers should immediately take the doll away from children and contact
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts at (866) 228-3664 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET
Monday through Friday to receive a full refund. For more information, please
visit our web site www.waltdisneyworld.com. This recall does not involve
items sold at the DISNEYLAND® Resort, through the Disney Store, the Disney
Catalog, DisneyStore.com or at other retail outlets. Additionally, the
talking versions of the Woody doll are not part of this recall.