The first retailer to be mentioned in a holiday ornament recall this year is JC Penney! The ornament in question was sold at “various retailers nationwide, including JC Penney catalog and Web site, from July 2006 through October 2007 for between $15 and $18.”
Good to know that they’re really on top of the problem.
Both the 2006 and the 2007 version of the ornament “contain high levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standards.”
Contact Reeves International Inc. at (800) 444-4775 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit their Web site at http://www.breyerhorses.com to receive instructions for returning the ornaments.