IKEA recalling LURVIG water bowls for pets after two dogs suffocate

Posted at 10:51 AM, Jul 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-12 18:13:14-04

IKEA is urging customers to stop using their LURVIG water dispenser for pets and has issued an official recall for the product. 

IKEA says the pet bowls can pose a suffocation hazard to pets. They are urging customers to return the bowls to any IKEA store for a full refund. 

The product has a black plastic base with two water wells. One well holds a clear plastic dome to hold and dispense water for drinking. 

There have been two reports of dogs suffocating while using the bowls. The bowls were sold at IKEA stores nationwide from October 2017 through June 2018 for $7.99. 

The 16,700 affected bowls have the following article number: 

  • LURVIG 303.775.72