A saddle latigo strap is threaded to secure a saddle. A body portion of a saddle latigo is looped through a permanent saddle rigging. A first end of the saddle latigo having a tapered portion is inserted through a second end. Notches of the body portion are engaged with holes of the first end to secure …

Legal parties

Inventors (applicants): Deborah L. Cote, Leah Ann Grey
Assignees (initial): Happy Horses LLC (San Jose, US)
Agents: Law Office of Dorian Cartwright (attorney)

The application was examined by Morgan T. Barlow, Rob Swiatek (USPTO dept. 3643)


  • 1. A saddle latigo, comprising: …
  • 2. The saddle latigo of claim 1 , wherein the insertion and engaging attaches the saddle …
  • 3. The saddle latigo of claim 1 , wherein the holes comprise at least two sets …

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Brief Description of the Drawings

In the following drawings, like reference numbers are used to refer to like elements. Although the following figures depict various examples of the invention, the invention is not limited to the examples …


Field of the Invention

The present invention relates generally to latigo straps and, more specifically, a saddle latigo strap to secure a saddle to the back of a horse …

Detailed Description

Embodiments or examples of the invention may be implemented in numerous ways, including as an apparatus (e.g., a saddle latigo), system (e.g., a saddle assembly), or process (e.g., a method …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The invention is titled Threading a Saddle Latigo Strap to Secure a Saddle, the grant date is Jun. 17, 2014 (publication date), the assignee is categorized as a United States company, the exemplary patent drawings are yet another alternative perspective view, perspective view of an exemplary, Threading a Saddle Latigo Strap, perspective view of a portion, categorized under Girths as a primary classification, 9 figures depict the invention details, the patent is illustrated by 9 drawings, particularly claims a saddle latigo, comprising…, the assignee organization is Happy Horses LLC, located in San Jose (US), the agent - Law Office of Dorian Cartwright, the claim number 1 is selected as exemplary, the application number is 13/465,002 (U.S.), similar patents are classified under Saddling equipment for riding- or pack-animals, Fasteners, Stirrups, halter, Riding Saddle, Movable keeper, spring, Adjustable saddles, Belts or straps for saddles, Tighteners therefor, safety arrangements for loosening the connection between stirrup and saddle, e.g. in case of rider's fall, the recorded applicant's name is Cote Deborah L., the applicant's state - CA, city - San Jose, developed by Leah Ann Grey et al., claims 1-18 comprise the invention scope, the application publication date is May. 6, 2012, the known inventor's name is Deborah L. Cote, the inventor's location - San Jose, CA, the term of the patent grant was extended by 285 days, application examiners - Rob Swiatek, Morgan T. Barlow (3643 USPTO department), the grant publication number is 08752358.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Girths, Belts or straps for saddles, Tighteners therefor. The designated search classifications include Girths, Slip or choke-collar type, Plastic band bag tie, Backbands, With stirrup strap or connector.

Patent details
Publication number 08752358
Publication date Jun. 17, 2014
Kind code B2
Application number 13/465,002
Application date May. 6, 2012
Application type U
Application series code 13
Extension term 285
National classification 54/23
Total number of claims 18
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 9
Number of figures 9
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