The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Kids II inc, is recalling about 15,000 Baby Einstein Baby Neptune™ Soothing Seascape Crib Toys because The anchors that hold the straps to the back of the turtle can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Kids II has received 23 reports of anchors breaking. No injuries have been reported.
The Baby Einstein Baby Neptune Soothing Seascape crib toy is a plastic molded turtle with a toy aquarium body that has woven fabric straps that attach to the side rails of a crib. The toy turtle has a stuffed fabric head and feet. Model number 30858 is printed on the label on the leg of the turtle. Only crib toys manufactured in October 2007 with date code BJ7 printed on the back of the battery compartment, are included in the recall.
Parents are being asked to stop using the recalled crib toys and contact Kids II at (866) 203-6788 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to receive a free replacement toy.
The firm’s Web site at www.kidsii.com