Infantino has recalled 28,000 Lion Teethers after receiving reports of the nose detaching, which poses a choking hazard.
The recall involves the yellow and orange plastic Infantino lion teethers with date codes 6116, 6129, 6158, 6137, 0606, 0806, 0906, and 1006. The date codes can be found on the back of the lion's head above the Infatino logo. Teethers with other date codes are not included in the recall.
The teethers were made in China and sold at Babies "R" Us, Pottery Barn Kids and other specialty stores nationwide from June 2006 to December 2007 for about $5.
Parents should immediately take the recalled teethers away from children and contact Infantino for a replacement. Call (888) 808-3111 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday to Friday or visit www.service.infantino.com To view this entire recall, inlcuding pictures of the teethers, visit: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08135.html