Recall: Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teething Holders Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

Posted on 03/27/2018

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 590,000 “Dr. Brown Lovey Pacifiers & Teether Holders”.  The products come in a variety of styles. Reports have been made that a snap on the product can detach and pose a choking hazard.

Where was the Lovey Pacifier Made?

The products were manufactured by Yangzhou Rich Arts & Crafts Co., Ltd of China. They were sold at numerous US retailers, including Bed Bath & Beyond, H-E-B Grocery, K-Mart, Target, Toys ‘R Us/Babies ‘R Us, Wal-Mart and various stores nationwide and online at from August 2015 to March 2018. Parents and care providers should immediately stop giving this product to children. 

More than 250,000 toy-related injuries occur in the United States each year. There are strict federal regulations governing the manufacturing of children’s products, including pacifiers, to protect against injuries from dangerous and defective products.

Resources for Parents and Loved Ones

Parents and care providers should report dangerous products and product-related injuries to the CPSC by going online to or calling CPSC’s Hotline at 800-638-2772.

Our firm is an experienced product liability firm that has represented thousands of children due to the negligence. If you child was injured or lost their life due to a defective product or the negligence of another, contact at us at (877) 277-7336. There is no charge to speak with us or for case evaluations.