Matel recalls more toys

Posted on: Tue, 08/14/2007 - 1:36am
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Posted on: Tue, 08/14/2007 - 4:32am
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Sorry, Mattel.

Posted on: Tue, 08/14/2007 - 4:45am
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Posted on: Tue, 08/14/2007 - 6:15am
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we have this barbie with the pooping dog. when i opened it and saw the magnet poop i said to my husband isnt this exactlly why they recalled the polly pockest with the click-it cloths. the magnets stick to gether and the kids need surgery. we tossed the poop. right after opening it.

Posted on: Wed, 08/15/2007 - 12:15am
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Joined: 07/09/2001 - 09:00

My kids are getting past the toy stage a bit but what a scary thing not knowing what is safe for our kids to play with anymore. How do you stop a child from putting things in their mouths. That is how they learn at infants.
My daughter was a big fan of polly pockets and I know those magnets toys were a pain. The magnets were always coming loose from toy.
Poor Mattel. I guess they are going to have to rely on domestic help instead of cheap labour to make their toys.

Posted on: Wed, 08/15/2007 - 8:54am
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Joined: 02/04/2006 - 09:00

Erin, I thought exactly the same thing. I was actually offended by the food/poop stuff when dd got it for Christmas. We just have a Barbie with a dog.
Crazy toy.

Posted on: Wed, 08/15/2007 - 11:48pm
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kristin actually got 2 of theise pooping dog barbies for her birthday. we have on in the box still. we are returning it on friday.
she didnt care that i made her toss the poop, she just wanted the dog for her barbie.

Posted on: Thu, 08/16/2007 - 3:51am
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Joined: 07/18/2005 - 09:00

We have the pooping puppy too. I sent off for the mailer to return our scooper to them for a replacement. According to the recall notice though, the poop is just metal pellets - not magnets. Although I do think they look disturbingly similar to Tic Tacs.

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