Choking Hazard For Your Little Ones
Vera Bradley is recalling 98,000 Bear Ring Rattles and Bunny Stuffed Toys due to a choking hazard.
Product descriptions: This recall focuses on all Vera Bradley stuffed animal toys. The bear ring rattle has a white teddy bear head and an O-shaped body with arms attached. The rattle features a green, blue, brown and pink crisscross pattern and it measures around 4-1/4-inches in diameter. There are three bunnies included in the recall and each is around 10-inches tall. Each stuffed animal has a white pom-pom on the back for a tail. They are marked with a tag that says "Vera Bradley" and include the following serial numbers:
- Bunny Lola: 007590013357145
- Bunny Lillie Bell: 0000630012803140
- Bunny Tutti Frutti: 0000630012803142
- Bear Ring Rattle Lola: 007590013234135
Photo credit: USCPSC
Where/when they were sold: These recalled toys were sold at various retail stores and online from September 2012 to January 2014 for between $12 and $19.
Reason for the recall: Vera Bradley has received two reports that the pom-pom tail of the toys detached, which can be a choking hazard for children. No injuries have been reported.
What you need to do: Take the toys away from children and contact Vera Bradley for a full refund.
Company information: You can contact Vera Bradley toll-free at 888-855-8372 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday. You can also contact the company online at verabradley.com and click on "Product Recall" for more information.