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SHOEING OF ANIMALS { (making metal horseshoes by rolling B21H 7/12; making horseshoes or appurtenances therefor by forging or pressing B21K 15/02; casting of metals B22D) }
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Horseshoes; shoes for other animals; accessories for shoeing animals; farriers' tools and appliances; pens for animals while being shod; apparatus or use of substances for the care of hoofs.

References relevant to classification in this subclass
This subclass/group does not cover:
Leg, hoof or foot protectors for animals
Making metal horseshoes by rolling
Making horseshoes or appurtenances therefor by forging or pressing
Casting of metals
Shoes for horses or other solipeds fastened with nails (A01L 3/00 takes precedence)
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Horseshoes with elastic inserts or soles for horseshoes
Horseshoes made of elastic materials { (protective coverings for animals A01K 13/006) }
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Leg, hoof or foot protectors for animals
Accessories for shoeing animals
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Elastic inserts or soles for horseshoes; solid calks or studs; elastic calks or studs; ice-spurs for horseshoes; hoseshoe nails.

Shoes for other animals, e.g. oxen
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Leg, hoof or foot protectors for animals
Farriers` tools and appliances (making horseshoes by rolling B21H 7/12, by forging B21K 15/02)
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Making metal horseshoes by rolling
Making horseshoes or appurtenances therefor by forging or pressing
Casting of metals
Pens for animals while being shod { (devices for fettering animals for operative purposes A01D 3/00; devices for immobilisation or restraint of animals A01K 1/0613; devices for taming or training animals which impede movement or passage through fences A01K 15/04) }
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Devices for immobilisation or restraint of animals
Devices for taming or training animals which impede movement or passage through fences
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