ApplicationNo. 06/661574 filed on 10/16/1984
US Classes:119/53, Adjustable supply119/58Racks and troughs
ExaminersPrimary: Swiatek, Robert P.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA01K 1/10 (20060101)
A01K 1/00 (20060101)
A01K 5/02 (20060101)
A01K 5/00 (20060101)
AbstractA feeding apparatus for animals, particularly horses, comprising:a hopper to contain particulate fodder having an upper and lower opening;a compartment adjacent the hopper to contain strawlike fodder having an outer perforate side and an upper opening;a trough disposed near the lower opening of the hopper to receive fodder discharged from the hopper by gravity feed action; anda lid to cover both the upper openings the hopper and compartment are separated by an upstanding partition member and the perforate side generally overlies the trough to enable an animal to feed from both the compartment and trough.