Calf Weaner (Patent No: 617048)
Inventor: Leitch, Ernest D.
Comments: see personal correspondence from George McKenzie; leather band with 1 1/2" nails sticking up; was produced for sale
Description: Issued March 28, 1961
Ernest O. Leitch, Brownvale, Alberta, Canada. Application March 12, 1959, Serial No. 770,123
1. An improved animal weaner comprising a halter having a nose band and a head band with additional buckled bands for securing the halter on the head of an animal, a stiffening member applied to the said nose band, a pliable reticulated muzzle secured to the said stiffening member to hang over the nose of the animal.
2. The improved animal weaner as claimed in Claim 1 and a buckled strap secured to the said pliant reticulated muzzle to pass under the lower jaw of the animal when the weaner is positioned on the head of the animal.