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1. (WO2013110918) A DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING THE MOVEMENT OF AN ANIMAL

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/110918    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2013/000030
Publication Date: Fri Aug 02 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Sat Jan 26 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: A01K 13/00
A01K 15/00
A01K 15/02
Applicants: ROBERTSON, Lucy
Inventors: ROBERTSON, Lucy
Title: A DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING THE MOVEMENT OF AN ANIMAL
Abstract:
A device (2,100) for controlling an animal, the device comprising a support (4,102) to be worn by the animal; a first contact member (10,120) mounted on the support and disposed in a position for contacting an electric fence when the device is being worn by the animal; a second contact member (18,128), mounted on the support and in electrical contact with the first contact member, the second contact member being disposed on the support to be in contact with the animal when the device is being worn by the animal; whereby, in use, an electrical current is conducted from the first contact member to the second contact member and an electric shock provided to the animal at the site of the second contact member when contact is made between the first contact member and an electric fence by the animal.