Combined drop door and door frame of an animal enclosure
United States Patent D794258

Cantwell, Brad (Muncie, IN, US)
Kerr, Stew (Muncie, IN, US)
Greene, Michael E. (Muncie, IN, US)
Nolley, David J. (Muncie, IN, US)
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Mid-West Metal Products Co., Inc. (Muncie, IN, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 3002
Field of Search:
D30/108, D30/109, D30/112, D30/113, D30/114, D30/116, D30/119, D25/48.1, D25/48.3, 119/416, 119/452, 119/453, 119/472, 119/473, 119/474, 119/481, 119/482, 119/496, 119/498, 119/499, 119/500, 119/501, 119/513, 119/514, 119/751, 160/179, 160/180, 49/169
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Primary Examiner:
Spear, Robert M.
Assistant Examiner:
Hamilton, Kendra L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Rost, Stephen F.

1. The ornamental design for a combined drop door and door frame of an animal enclosure, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a combined drop door and door frame of an animal enclosure that illustrates the novel design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear view thereof.