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corral

a small fenced-in enclosure with high, wooden fences, suitable for holding cattle or horses.

corral system
a management system in which range cattle are put into corrals and fed hay for a period when the environment is most inhospitable or at other times of stress, e.g. calving.
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1] The corral is an enclosure made of tall and strong stakes.
Each morning I dread going out to the corrals to see if he is still here.
added an aluminum cart corral option to its line of cart corrals.
Seven years ago, Odom started giving free meals to veterans and active duty customers in his Virginia Beach area Golden Corrals to show his appreciation for their service.
From the street, the Gentle Barn looks like just another series of corrals, but Ellie Laks, Jay Weiner and their 60 rescued barnyard animals are so much more than another farm.
Of particular importance, more than 100 of the nation's Golden Corrals are company-operated, which means that corporate management is closely attuned to day-to-day market conditions and guests preferences.
The data suggest that a significant female bias was produced during these nesting seasons in both the egg corrals and in situ nests.
Population control is a must: BLM officials in helicopters swoop down and thunder behind bands of fleeing mustangs, herding them into temporary corrals.
They set up two corrals outdoors during several summers of the late 1990s, each with five acorns filled by colonies of enslavable Leptothorax longispinosus.
Tranquillity," Oliver said as we crossed a bridge above a thawing, burbling creek and walked toward the corrals where he spent his youth making equine hooves dance and sweep as he cut cows and calves.
Sam Rayburn Reservoir: Volunteers will perform maintenance on equestrian trails, relocate corrals, modify hitching posts, and install additional corrals.
The newly formed Friends of the Ridgecrest Corrals will be selling halters and lead ropes.