Popular Children’s Toy Recalled Due to Choking Hazard
2,800 “My Snuggly Ellie Activity Toys” have been recalled in the U.S. and Canada. Currently, Manhattan Group has received one complaint of one of the rings attached to the toy breaking, creating a potential choking hazard.
About the “My Snuggly Ellie” Children’s Toy Recall
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), The Manhattan Group toy company has recalled 2,800 products from various specialty stores as well as their online website: www.manhattantoy.com.
The toy is a soft brown elephant with ears. Attached are two rings, one of which has been reported as breaking. Due to this, the possibility of a child having access to the broken ring could cause serious health issues such as choking.
Consumers are advised to either dispose of the toy or return it to the store they purchased it at for a full refund.
Description of “My Snuggle Ellie” Toy
The following information was provided by the CPSC:
- Recalled products are Brown and White Plush Elephant with a plastic and wooden ring.
- The recall is limited to products with the Item Number: 212520 (this can be found on toy’s white tag)
- Affected products would have been purchased between February 2014 and May 2015.
- The toy elephants were sold for approximately $10.