Patent Number: 8,820,117

Title: Attachable ornament with functional features

Abstract: An attachable ornament for use with short haired, short furred, or hairless animals. In one embodiment, the ornament includes an ornamental portion, a strip of first material having a first side attached to said ornamental portion and a second side having a fur safe adhesive coating thereon. It also includes a strip of second material substantially covering and removably adhered to the adhesive coating, wherein said second strip of material is removable without substantially degrading the effective tackiness of the fur safe adhesive coating. In another embodiment, the ornament includes an ornamental portion having a receptacle having a lip for for slidably receiving an insertable adhesive tab. In either embodiment the ornamental portion may optionally include various functional means such as dispenser of therapeutic scent, powder or ointment, or a portion that changes color when a pet is exposed to too much ultraviolet light.

Inventors: Fox; Sue-Ellen (Fullerton, CA), Ludwin; Richard Marc (Hopewell Junction, NY)


International Classification: A44C 7/00 (20060101); A44C 17/00 (20060101); A44C 25/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018