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United States Patent D524,995
Dudas July 11, 2006

Pet carrier


CLAIM The ornamental design for a pet carrier, as shown and described.
Inventors: Dudas; Steven V. (New Haven, CT)
Assignee: S and G Pet Products, LLC (Trumbull, CT)
Appl. No.: D/204,171
Filed: April 26, 2004

Current U.S. Class: D30/109
Current International Class: 3002
Field of Search: D30/108,109,112,114-118,161 D3/215-253,276,273,279,286,291,301 119/28.5,416,452,453,459,474,482,496-501 190/100,107-109,111-113,115

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
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D445966 July 2001 Licciardello
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6715446 April 2004 Chou
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2003/0127059 July 2003 Smith et al.

Other References

A Human Concept in Pet Transport--May 21, 2003. The Zak-pak for Pets Brochure. 2.sup.nd page. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Zarfas; Louis S.
Assistant Examiner: Doan; Anhdao
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Ware, Fressola, Van der Sluts & Adolphson, LLP


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the pet carrier of the invention;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a top view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevation view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a left side elevation view of the pet carrier of FIG. 1.

The broken lines are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

It should be understood that the cross-hatch shading fragmentally shown in FIGS. 1-7 represents fabric and is understood to extend uniformly throughout the areas represented.

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