Children's Giraffe Blanket Recalled by Rashti & Rashti Due to Choking Hazard
About 44,000 Giraffe Security Blankets by Rashti & Rashti have been recalled. The balls on top of the giraffe's horns can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. No incidents or injuries have been reported.
The recall involves the pink "I Love You" security blanket with a giraffe plush head. The blanket measures about 14 inches wide by 14 inches in length. "I Love You" is embroidered on the blanket. Style number Y22230H and "Just One Year a division of Carter's" are sewn into a label on the blanket.
The recalled blankets were sold exclusively at Target stores from January 2009 through August 2009 for about $9.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled blankets away from children and contact Rashti & Rashti for a full refund.
For additional information, contact Rashti & Rashti toll-free at (888) 594-3730 between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.rashtiandrashti.com.
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10235.html.