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Recall - Walmart's My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Doll

Web posted on March 26, 2014

This recall involves the My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Doll. This interactive doll coughs, cries, giggles and gets red cheeks. The face, hands and feet are plastic and the body is soft. The doll is dressed in a pink outfit with green and white flowers and a matching cap.

The doll comes packaged with a stethoscope, syringe, thermometer, spoon and medicine bottle. The doll can be identified by the following UPC 628915079777 and Item #30692735.

The internal electrical components may overheat and pose a burn hazard. Consumers should immediately take the recalled dolls away from children and return the product to their nearest Walmart Canada store for a full refund.

Walmart Canada and Health Canada received 6 reports of the doll overheating. Two incidents in which a small hole was burnt through the dolls' clothing.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in the U.S. has received 12 reports of incidents, including two reports of burns or blisters to the thumb.

The recalled dolls were sold from July 2013 to January 2014 in Canada and from August 2012 to March 2014 in the United States. Approximately 4,437 of the recalled dolls were sold in Canada and approximately 174,000 were imported to the United States.

The recall dolls were manufactured in China and distributed through Wal-Mart Canada Corp., Mississauga.

For more information, consumers may contact Walmart Canada at 1-888-778-8525.

For some tips to help consumers choose safe toys and to help them keep children safe when they play with toys, see Health Canada's General toy safety tips. Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.


For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at hc-sc.gc.ca.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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