Patent Number: 6,165,474

Title: Application for patent for nutriceutical chew toy

Abstract: The invention provides an improved chew toy for delivering nutrients to pets. More particularly, the invention comprises rawhide having a coating or baste comprising at least one nutriceutical substance. In one aspect of the invention, the nutriceutical substance is Echinacea purpurea. In another aspect of the invention, the nutriceutical substance is glucosamine HCL. In another aspect of the invention, the nutriceutical substance is Vitamin A. In another aspect of the invention, the nutriceutical substance is calcium.

Inventors: Frudakis; Darlene A. (Novato, CA), Lopez; Jaime G. (Elgin, IL)

Assignee: PetAg, Inc.

International Classification: A23K 1/00 (20060101); A23K 1/16 (20060101); A23K 1/18 (20060101); A01N 065/00 (); A61K 035/78 (); A61K 039/385 (); A23K 001/18 (); A23K 001/65 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017