June 23, 2005
Prestige Toy Corp. Announces Recall of Spinning Water Teethers
Name of Product: Spinning Water Teethers
Units: About 1,500
Manufacturer: Prestige Toy Corp., of New York, N.Y.
Hazard: The plastic spinner in the center of the teether can break, causing small beads to fall out. This poses a choking hazard to young children.
Description: The water-filled teether is bright green or blue with a green and blue plastic butterfly or turtle in the center, which spins around. The spinner contains small beads which produce a rattling sound. They have Style #47447 (butterfly) and #47448 (turtle) written on the packaging.
Sold At: Carterís Stores nationwide from March 2005 through April 2005 for about $5.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should take these teethers away from young children and return the item to Prestige Toy Corp. for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: Contact Prestige Toy Corp.ís Hotline at
(866) 666-8266 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.