JPC Equestrian recalls stirrup leathers due to fall hazard

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JPC Equestrian is recalling stirrup leathers due to a fall hazard.

Name of product: HDR Stirrup Leathers

Hazard: The stirrup leather can crack and break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

Consumer Contact: JPC Equestrian toll-free at (866) 273-3243 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at JPC Equestrian's website

Units: About 1,200

Description: This recall involves five models of pre-stretched stirrup leathers. The stirrup leathers are branded with the HDR logo and name "HENRI DE RIVEL".  The item number and UPC code are located on the hang tag.  The following models are included in the recall:

Product NameLengthColor  UPC CodeItem Number
HDR Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers54"Oakbark8456540403504004-O54
HDR Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers54"Hazelnut8456540403434004-H54
HDR Child's Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers48"Oakbark8456540403674005-O48
HDR Advantage Pre-stretched Stirrup Leather54"Oakbark8456540692385067-O54
-stretched Half Hole Stirrup Leather (1"x54")54"Oakbark8456540668175046-O54

Incidents/injuries: JPC has received three reports of broken stirrup leathers. No injuries have been reported.

Remedies: Consumers should immediately stop using the stirrup leathers and contact JPC for a full refund.

Sold at: Choice Brands/Horse Loverz, Dover Saddlery, The Equestrian Corner and other equestrian supply retailers nationwide from October 2013 to May 2014 from between $30 and $40.

Importer: JPC Equestrian Inc., of Drums, Pa.

Manufacturer: Ducks N Drakes, of Kampur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Manufactured in: India

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