The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Infantino, today announced a voluntary recall of about 191, 000 Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe Coco the Monkey because the tail of the monkey can pose a choking hazard to young children.
The firm has received seven reports of infants choking or gagging on the monkey’s tail. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves the Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe Coco the Monkey teething toys. This squeaking toy is made of soft orange rubber and is shaped like a monkey. The toy measures 4.5 inches tall by 5 inches long and is intended for ages newborn and up. “Infantino” is marked on the back toward the rear and model number 206-647 is marked on the inside of the rear left leg.
Parents are being asked to immediately take the recalled products away from infants and contact Infantino toll-free at (888) 808-3111 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.infantino.com and click on Recall Information on the home page to receive a free replacement toy.