Name: Animal husbandry > Animal controlling or handling (e.g., restraining, breaking, training, sorting, conveying, etc.) > Animal-carried hook or extension for engaging and preventing breaching or lifting of fence or barrier (e.g., poke, drag hook, etc.) > Having rigid extension protruding from neck-encircling support (e.g., bar with bow or collar, etc.)
Description: Subject matter wherein the extension is a relatively stiff member (e.g., bar) intended to be supported for projection from an area of an animal between its ears and shoulder blades, exclusive, (i.e., neck), wherein the means to support the proximal portion of the extension to the neck of the animal includes a neck surrounding member (e.g., bow, collar, etc.).
Sub-classes under this class:
||Having pricker, spur, or electric shock element
||Neck-encircling support having connected sections relatively pivotable upon fence engagement by rigid extension (e.g., jointed bow, etc.)
||Rigid extension having further connection to or support from diverse body area (e.g., nostril, leg, muzzle, etc.)
||Rigid extension pivotally connected to neck-encircling support (e.g., pivoted bar, etc.)
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