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fantail

a horse's tail cut and pulled so that it protrudes only a few inches beyond the end of the butt.
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He claims the dispute blew up after he bought two fan-tailed doves that were later savaged by the cats.
Other bird species are 'queuing up on the other side of the Channel', including the black kite, serin, black-winged stilts and fan-tailed warbler.
A RARE fan-tailed warbler strayed from its warm European home and settled for a recent two day stint at Portland Bill, Dorset.