Target Recalls 560,000 Easter Toys
Target has recalled certain Easter toys because of a serious ingestion hazard.
According to Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 560,000 have been recalled.
This recall involves Hatch & Grow Easter Eggs, Easter Grow Toys and Hatch Your Own Dino.
The toys were sold in Target stores nationwide from February 2017 through March 2017 for about $1.
No injuries have been reported.
If the small toy is ingested, it can expand inside a child's body and cause intestinal obstructions, resulting in severe discomfort, vomiting, dehydration and could be life threatening. Surgery is required to remove the toy from the body, if ingested. Medical professionals and parents should be aware that there is a possibility that the toys might not show up on an x-ray.
Hatch & Grow Easter Eggs and Easter Grow Toys have model number 234-25-1200 on the back of the product’s packaging. Hatch Your Own Dino Egg has model number 234-09-0016 on the label inserted in the product’s packaging. The pink, blue, or purple Hatch & Grow Easter Eggs include a white bunny, brown bunny, or butterfly. The Easter Grow Toys include a yellow chick, brown bunny, or white bunny. The Hatch Your Own Dino Eggs are purple or yellow/green and contains one of eleven dinosaurs.
Customers should call Target at 800- 440-0680 between 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Sunday.
For more information customers can go to www.target.com and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page, then on “School/Stationery/Seasonal” for more information, or the “Product Recalls” tab on Target’s Facebook page.