Patent Number: 6,308,662

Title: Animal leash

Abstract: An improved animal leash is disclosed that improves a handler'control over a leashed animal and is easily attached to and quickly released from an animal in a manner that safeguards against unintentional unleashing of the animal. The improved animal leash comprises: 1) a rigid or semi-rigid shaft; 2) two hand grips, a pistol grip being located at a distal end of the rigid shaft and a hand grip located at the proximal end of the rigid shaft; 3) a quick release and attachment connector connecting an animal collar fastener to the rigid shaft to the proximal end of the rigid shaft; 4) a release button at the pistol grip for releasing the quick release connector from the shaft; and 5) a safety at the hand grip at the proximal end of the shaft for preventing the inadvertent release of the connector if the push button is pressed.

Inventors: Furman; Shulim (Marietta, GA)

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International Classification: A01K 27/00 (20060101); A01K 001/08 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018