Recall on PetSafe Universal Pet Bed Warmer??
I Just purchased the PetSafe Universal Pet Bed Warmer at a Pet Rescue Fund Raiser. I just now noticed on the Wed that this particular bed was recalled. Is there any way to comfirm if this is true? The part number is PHP00-10935 and what can I do now??
on Nov 22nd 2008
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Nationwide Recall: PetSafe Heated Pet Blankets & Heated Pet Bed Warmers
November 13, 2006 : 12:00 AM
Radio Systems Corporation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Knoxville, TN -- November 10, 2006 -- Radio Systems Corporation of Knoxville, TN, is initiating a nationwide recall of about 5,000 PetSafe Heated Pet Blankets, Models PHB00-10909 and PHB00-10929, and about 10,000 PetSafe Heated Pet Bed Warmers, Model PHP00-10935. Radio Systems has received four reports of scorched and charred blankets but no reports of overheated bed warmers. Although no injuries have been reported, both products can cause scorching, smoke, fire, and/or injuries.
Consumers should stop using these products immediately and call Radio Systems's recall coordinator, Recall Management Inc., at 1-800-624-9726 or visit their website at www.recallprocessin g.com for instructions on how to return the products, postage pre-paid, and receive a full refund and return incentive.
The Heated Pet Blankets are sage green and sand colored, and are marked with the PetSafe logo and the Radio Systems Customer Care number. The Universal Pet Bed Warmers are white with black lettering and are marked with the PetSafe Logo, the PetSafe Customer Care Logo, and the model number (PHP00-10935) , located near the power cord.
Pet supply retail stores sold the Heated Pet Blankets and Heated Pet Bed Warmers nationwide during the month of October 2006 for about, respectively, $69.99 and $29.99.
Any problems with the use of these products should be reported to both Recall Management Inc. at 1-800-624-9726 and to the FDA's MedWatch Program by phone at 1-800-FDA-1088, by Fax at 1-800-FDA-0178, by mail at MedWatch, HF-2, FDA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20852-9787, or on the MedWatch website at www.fda. gov/medwatch/.