Yesterday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall for a teething toy that has been sold in Target stores for the past two years. The CPS website describes the toy as “Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe Coco the Monkey teething toys. This squeaking toy is made of soft orange rubber and is shaped like a monkey. The toy measures 4.5 inches tall by 5 inches long and is intended for ages newborn and up. “Infantino” is marked on the back toward the rear and model number 206-647 is marked on the inside of the rear left leg.”
The recall covers approximately 191,000 toys which was made in China. The toy poses a choking hazard as the toy has broken into smaller pieces. The Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe CoCo the Monkey toys. The toy is made of soft orange rubber, is shaped like a monkey and squeaks. The tail of the toy has caused choking in children.
Infantino has received seven reports of infants choking or gagging on the monkey's tail. No injuries have been reported. Consumers should immediately take the recalled products away from infants and contact Infantino to receive a free replacement toy.The toy was sold in Target stores for around $13.00.