OurPet's Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Go Fetch LLC and Wazir Chand Handicrafts

  OurPet's Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Go Fetch LLC and Wazir
                              Chand Handicrafts

PR Newswire

FAIRPORT HARBOR, Ohio, Sept. 9, 2013

FAIRPORT HARBOR, Ohio, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The OurPet's Company (OTC
BB: OPCO) (www.ourpets.com), a leading proprietary pet supply company,
recently filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for
the Northern District of Ohio against Go Fetch LLC based in the USA and Wazir
Chand Handicrafts based in India (Case No. 1:13-cv-01701). In the lawsuit,
OurPet's alleges that Go Fetch LLC and Wazir Chand Handicrafts engaged in
conduct that infringed on OurPet's issued patent No. 8,286,589 ('589), which
covers pet feeder and water bowls and sold by OurPet's under the Durapet®
label. The Durapet proprietary patented technology relates to non-skid
material permanently bonded to the base of metal pet bowls. Benefits include
bowl skid elimination, noise reduction, and aesthetic enhancement. Since the
beginning of the year, OurPet's has successfully enforced its '589 patent
rights against other competitors. 

About OurPet's Company: OurPet's designs, produces and markets a broad line of
innovative, trend-setting, high-quality accessory and consumable pet products
in the U.S. and overseas. OurPet's has an extensive intellectual property
portfolio of with over 200 patents issued or pending. Investors and customers
may visit www.ourpets.com for more information about the Company and its
products.

Contact:
Scott R. Mendes, CFO
OurPet's Company
440-354-6500, x 109
smendes@ourpets.com

Dr. Steven Tsengas, Chairman/CEO
OurPet's Company
440-354-6500, x 111
stsengas@ourpets.com



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Website: http://www.ourpets.com
 
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