Light-Up Toys Recalled Due to Choking Hazards


About 30,000 toy light-up frogs and ducks have been recalled by Toysmith due to choking hazards, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Why the product is being recalled: The metal conductor pin on the bottom of the toys can come out, posing a choking hazard.

Description: The recall involves light-up soft plastic toy frogs and ducks. The toys light up when the sensors on the bottom of the product are touched or placed in water.  The frog comes in green and the ducks come in yellow, pink and clear.  The toys are approximately 2.25 inches in length and 1.5 inches in height.  There is a round tag attached to the product with the UPC number 2424 5159.

Where it was sold: The toys were sold exclusively at Cost Plus World Market between July 2012 and December 2012 for around $3.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products, put them away from children and return them to place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, contact Toysmith at (800) 356-0474 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on Safety on the left side of the page for more information.

View the full recall on the CPSC’s website here.



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