This Popular Dr. Brown’s Product Has Been Recalled For Being a Choking Hazard
Parents beware: Dr. Brown's Lovey Pacifier and Teether has been recalled by the thousands because of a potential choking hazard. The company recalled 590,000 of their beloved Pacifier and Teethers on March 16 because the ribbon can break off of the toy and end up in your little one's mouth. So far, there have been 67 reports of the ribbons snapping off but no injuries reported.
The affected products were sold between August 2015 and August 2018 at retailers like Bed Bath & Beyond, H-E-B Grocery, Kmart, Target, Toys "R" Us, Babies "R" Us, Walmart, and Amazon.
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission urged parents whose kids have the zebra, turtle, giraffe, deer, bunny, reindeer, frog, and spring bunny models to check the tag immediately. Keep your eyes peeled for the following codes on the tag: ICH0615; RICH0715; RICH0815; RICH1215; RICH0516; RICH0616; RICH0716; RICH1116; RICH1016; RICH0916; RICH1216; RICH0317; RICH0417; RICH0517; RICH0617; RICH0717; RICH0817; RICH0917.
Think you have a recalled item? Take it out of your baby's hands ASAP and contact Dr. Brown's to get a free replacement. You can reach them at 1-833-224-7674 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT. For more info on the recall, head to drbrownsbaby.com.