RECALL: 600,500 Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders Due to Choking Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, Handi-Craft Company, of St. Louis, Mo, announced a voluntary recall of about 600,500 Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier & teether holders the snap can detach from the pacifier’s ribbon, posing a choking hazard for young children.

DR. Browns Teether Holder recall

The firm has received a total of 67 reports of the ribbon fraying and the snap detaching. No injuries have reported.
Lovey Zebra AC048

This recall involves Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier & teether holders. The holders were sold in eight styles: Giraffe, Zebra, Turtle, Reindeer (Special Holiday Edition), Frog (Special Holiday Edition), Spring Bunny (Special Holiday Edition), Deer and Bunny. Only holders with the following lot codes are included in this recall: RICH0615; RICH0715; RICH0815; RICH1215; RICH0516; RICH0616; RICH0716; RICH1116; RICH1016; RICH0916; RICH1216; RICH0317; RICH0417; RICH0517; RICH0617; RICH0717; RICH0817; RICH0917. The lot codes are printed on the tag attached to the holder. Parents can confirm lot codes included in the recall at
Lovey Turtle AC049

Parents are being asked to take the recalled holders away from young children and contact Handi-Craft toll-free at 833-224-7674 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at and click on Recall Information for more information to receive a replacement product or comparable merchandise of equal or lesser value.

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