recall information

Recall Summary


On December 19, 2017, Squatty Potty® Voluntarily Recalled the SquattyPottymus™ Children’s Toilet Stool Due to Fall Risk


Name of Product: The SquattyPottymus™ is a step stool that assists a child in reaching a toilet seat and puts the child in the correct posture for complete elimination of the child’s bowel.  The SquattyPottymus™ has two steps, is designed to look like a hippopotamus, and includes a detachable “hat” that attaches to the top and allows the SquattyPottymus™ to be adjustable in its height.


Hazard: The height-adjusting hat can unintentionally detach from the SquattyPottymus™. If the hat detaches while a child is standing thereon, the child can fall and injure himself/herself.


Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the hat portion of the SquattyPottymus™.  Consumers should return the hat portion of the SquattyPottymus™ for a $10.00 refund.  Squatty Potty® will provide consumers with a shipping box and label to return the hat at no cost to the consumer.

Consumer Contact:  SQUATTY POTTY, LLC at (855)-628-1099 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email:, or online at and hover over the “More” tab, then click “Press” for more information.


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