PetSmart Reptile Cage Strip Light Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: PetSmart Reptile Cage Strip Light Recall [US & Canada]PetSmart, Inc., a Phoenix, Arizona establishment recalls an estimated 23,440 Reptile Cage Strip Lights due to suspected component overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/yhdw30lGC9A; HCSC: http://ht.ly/wJBU30lGCau

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/PetSmart-Recalls-Strip-Lights-for-Reptile-Cages-Due-to-Fire-Hazard

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67560r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain 20-inch and 30-inch All Living Things Reptile Strip Light Fixtures. These Light Fixtures simulate natural daylight and are attached to the top of the reptile’s terrarium.

The 20 inch fixture has a UPC number of 73725773305 and the 30 inch fixture has a UPC number of 73725773306.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Light Fixtures can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Strip Light’s fluorescent bulb can overheat causing the hood on the Light Fixture to ignite and pose a fire hazard. PetSmart has received six (6) reports of the hood on the recalled Light Fixtures igniting.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Light Fixtures, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact PetSmart toll-free at 1-888-839-9638 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Mountain Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.petsmart.com and click on the “Recalls” for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Light Fixtures, please search for “lamp” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by PetSmart, please search for “PetSmart” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-212
HCSC ID number: RA-67560
Recalls Direct RIN: 10591-2018
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in the United States [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

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