Target Corp., of Minneapolis, Minn., is recalling about 560,000 water-absorbing Easter and Dino toys.
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. There is a possibility that the toys might not show up on an x-ray.
No incidents or injuries have been reported.
This recall involves Hatch & Grow Easter Eggs, Easter Grow Toys and Hatch Your Own Dino.
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.
The toys, manufactured in China, were sold at Target stores nationwide from February 2017, through March 2017, for about $1.
What to do
Consumers should immediately take this recalled toy away from children and return it to any Target store for a full refund.
Consumers may contact Target at 800- 440-0680 between 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CT) Monday through Sunday or online at www.target.com for more information.