The doll coughs and its cheeks turn red. It has a circuit board in its chest that can overheat, USA Today reported. Wal-Mart got 12 reports regarding the doll including two in which the doll caused burns.
The company, in conjunction with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, is recalling all of the 174,000 My Sweet Love / My Sweet Baby electronic baby dolls that were sold for $20 in Walmart stores nationwide from August 2012 through March 2014, a press release from the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection states.
Consumers should remove these dolls immediately from the reach of children, remove the batteries and return the doll to any Walmart store for a full refund.
The doll is identified by UPC 6-04576-16800-5 and a date code which begins with WM. The date code is printed on the stuffed article label sewn into the bottom of the doll, the press release states.
For more information, consumers may contact Walmart stores at 800-925-6278 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, or online at www.walmart.com and click on Product Recalls.