Hoof cover
United States Patent D799124

Whitman, Terry Nels (Benbrook, TX, US)
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Whitman Terry Nels
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(IPC1-7): 3001
Field of Search:
D30/144, D30/145, D30/146, D30/147, D30/151, D30/152, D30/161, D30/199, D24/124, D24/190, D2/718, D2/719, D2/860, D2/864, D2/896, D2/909, D2/919
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US Patent References:
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Primary Examiner:
Spear, Robert M.
Assistant Examiner:
Hamilton, Kendra L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Whitaker Chalk Swindle & Schwartz PLLC
Mosher, Stephen

1. The ornamental design for a hoof cover, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a hoof cover;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevation view thereof; the right side elevation view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a front perspective view of the hoof cover, shown in use.

The hoof cover is shown in FIGS. 1 and 4-7 with a symbolic break in its thickness. The appearance of any portion of the article between these symbolic broken lines forms no part of the claimed design.

The broken lines in FIG. 7 showing the bottom portion of a horse's leg/hoof depict environmental subject matter, while the broken lines shown on the front of the hoof cover in FIGS. 1, 2 and 7 depict portions of the hoof cover that form no part of the claimed design.