Title:
Portable dental irrigator for pets
United States Patent D406334


Inventors:
Rosenthal, Donald (Carson City, NV)
Bryan, Raymond G. (Reno, NV)
Stein, Matthew I. (Truckee, CA)
Application Number:
29/073669
Publication Date:
03/02/1999
Filing Date:
07/22/1997
Assignee:
Inventive Care Technologies (Carson City, NV)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D24/152
Field of Search:
D24/111, D24/177, D24/152, 433/229, 433/126, 433/118, 433/228.1, 433/29, 250/504H, 250/504R, 604/150
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Primary Examiner:
Burgess, Pamela
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a portable dental irrigator for pets, as shownand described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the portable dental irrigator for pets according to the invention, shown with the reservoir cover closed and the discharge unit in its storage receptacle.

FIG. 2 is a perspective view corresponding to FIG. 1, with the reservoir open and the discharge unit deployed;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view from the left in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an end elevation view from the front in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is an end elevation view from the rear in FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a side elevation view from the right in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view.