KD Toys introduces new collectible plush line Shimmer Stars

KD Toys claims it’s going to take “collectable plush to the next level”. It’s going to do that with its new Shimmer Stars toy line of stuffed animals. Shimmer Stars will feature four plushies from the start. They are a … Continued

Disney recalls the plush Forky toy due to choking hazard

Disney is recalling one of its new Toy Story 4 toys due to a choking hazard. The toy in question is the plush Forky 11 over its plastic googly eyes. The recall comes from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. … Continued

Toymaster joins BTHA’s toy safety campaign for online platforms

UK toy group Toymaster is joining BTHA’s safety campaign ‘Don’t Toy with Children’s Safety’. It aims to promote better safety on toys sold online. Recently BTHA found out that 58% of toys sold online don’t comply with UK’s toy safety … Continued

Robotic teddy bears try to bring joy to kids in hospitals

Staying in a hospital can be very traumatic and unpleasant for kids. This is why often stuffed animals come to help out and bring some joy. So, now there’s a new experiment in development which features robotic teddy bears in … Continued

BTHA calls for greater caution when buying toys online as many are unsafe

The British Toy and Hobby Association (BTHA) called for greater attention when buying toys online. Their report shows that many online toys are unsafe. The BTHA conducted a survey in which it found that 58% of the toys it bought … Continued

Should you disinfect your stuffed animals?

Stuffed animals are cute, cozy, funny, nice and a whole lot more. But they can also harbor quite a few germs. So much you may want to disinfect them from time to time. According to Real Simple, stuffed animals have … Continued

A Teddy bear clinic in Ogden helps kids ease doctor anxiety

Visiting a doctor or a hospital is never easy. Still, it’s also important that kids don’t feel anxiety about doctor visits. This is why Teddy bear clinic events are very popular. They help kids see first hand what’s like to … Continued

It’s time to defend your plushies from super lice again

Spring is fast approaching and this means lice is about to break out again. And this year it may be a for of super lice, once again, the Winnipeg Sun reports. The company Lice Crew says this year there’s a … Continued

Moose Toys teaches kids the importance of health with its new Unicorn Vet toy

Moose Toys introduced several new toys during this years New York Toy Fair. One of them is the new Rainglow Unicorn Vet toy from the Little Live line-up. This plush toy wants to help tech kids the importance of health. … Continued

Tesco, Argos and Amazon recall the Animagic My First Puppy playsets

Tesco, Argos and Amazon are all recalling the Animagic My First Puppy playsets, The Sun reports. The reason – choking hazard. The playsets feature a small stuffed animal along with several accessories. It turns out that some of them have … Continued