Bed bugs continue to spread and summer is their most active time

Bed bugs continue to be a problem in many US cities. A new survey points out that the critters become most active during the summer. So, what to do? The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) released the findings of its … Continued

Nearly 40 000 people attend the 32nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic in Winnipeg

We’ve always said stuffed animals have a great bringing-people-together power. The 32nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic in Winnipeg prove that once again. It gathered almost 40 000 people for a great day out, CityNews reports. The event shows children the … Continued

How to clean your kids’ toys properly

Keeping your kids’ toys clean is quite important. But you already know that. Maybe though you miss out on some simple steps and tips which can help you with the process. Here they are. First, let’s be honest for a … Continued

Health Canada recalls 41 000 stuffed animals due to a choking hazard

Canada’s health regulator has issued a recall for 41 000 stuffed animals. There’s a choking hazard with the Dollar Tree Canada plush bunnies, Health Canada announced on its site. The recall is for several 9-inch tall plush bunnies, pictured above. … Continued

Plush toy robots become a new type of therapy animal

Therapy animals can be of a lot of help to many people. Sadly, not every person in need can take care of an animal. This is were plush toy robots come in and can be very helpful. Other times people … Continued

Nearly 600 000 stuffed animal pacifiers and teethers are recalled in the US

Some important news are coming from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (USCPSC). Almost 600 000 stuffed animal pacifiers and teethers are being recalled due to a choking hazard. The affected toys are made by Dr. Brown’s Lovey, whose … Continued

A CDC study shows the biggest sleep habits risks for babies

Thousands of babies pass away in their sleep each year in the US. Most of them are from accidental suffocation or SIDS. Now the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a study on the biggest sleep habits risks … Continued

Baltimore tops the bed bugs cities in the USA once again

Stuffed animals rarely have issues. And when they do, they are mostly the one needing help. For example – bed bugs. These bugs are quite the problem in many US cities. And Baltimore tops the list once again. The data … Continued

How to keep your kids safe with a few great toy safety tips

The holiday season means a lot more toys, a lot more fun and activities for kids. Sadly, this also means an increased risk of accidents. Or does it? The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control published several great … Continued