loose-box

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loose-box

accommodation for a horse in which the animal is not tied up in any way. It needs to be big enough for the horse to be able to turn around and to lie down. 10 × 10 ft (3 × 3 m) is a minimum.
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Every morning when I went out to the barn to milk my Saanen doe, Jane, she would greet me with expectant "ba-a-a-s" and be standing, white ears pricked forward, against the four-foot door of the horse box stall which was her home.
The facility has 28 spacious box stalls, a hay loft, a horse shower stall, a saddle room, an entry lobby with police desk, administrative office space, and separate locker rooms for the police.
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The new 22,500 s/f stables include a 6,500 s/f heated training ring, spacious box stalls, locker rooms and office space for both Troop B and the Mounted Unit citywide headquarters.
The box stalls in it also came from free recycled wood.
Loma Alta's training facility includes an expansive outdoor arena with all-weather footing, a covered arena with new footing and stalls with paddocks, box stalls and turnouts.