August 6, 2005


Determined Productions Announce Recall of Plush Toys Sold at Kohl’s Department Stores


Name of product: Plush Frog Stuffed Animal.

Units: 90,000

Manufacturer: Determined Productions Inc., of Larkspur, Calif.

Hazard: The seams in the toy can tear open and expose small plastic pellets, posing a choking or aspiration hazard to young children who mouth the pellets.

Description: The recalled toy is an 11 inch purple stuffed frog with a green chin, belly, hands and feet. The stuffed frog has the word “BRAVE” sewn in purple letters onto the underside of its right foot.

Sold at: Kohl’s Department Stores sold the toys exclusively throughout July 2004 for about $5.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers are advised to stop using the toy immediately and contact Determined Productions or stop at a local Kohl’s Department Stores to receive a refund or store credit.

Consumer Contact: Call Determined Productions toll-free at (877) 925-0660 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or e-mail the firm at Consumers also can visit either Kohl’s Web site at