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hackle

(hăk′əl)
n.
1. Any of the long, slender, often glossy feathers on the neck of a bird, especially a male fowl.
2. hackles The erectile hairs along the back of the neck of an animal, especially of a dog.
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The hackles are the latest in a string of Army kit cock-ups.
Dave Gutteridge triumphed for the Alberta, so with Barry McCann, Peter Buglass, Dave Dunn (180) and Colin Gillespie (180) drawing the final score was 11-6 to Red Hackle.
With Brian Campbell (180), Chris Reay, John Nicholson, Dennis Archbold, Paul Morrison, Gary Dunn and Gordon Barkas and John Hunter all drawing their games, Red Hackle prevailed by just one point.
There were wins for Jimmy Hudson and Ray Stobbs for the Westoe and Jonathan Hunter and Peter Buglass for the Hackle.
Gary Dunn drew with Eric Patterson, as did Dennis Archbold with Geoff Murray, to make the final score a 12-5 win for the Red Hackle.
Eddie Philpot won for the hosts but victories by Peter Buglass and Dennis Archbold made the final score 9-8 to the Red Hackle.
Alternatively, ask the man behind the counter to put together a selection of materials and implements - a vice, hackle pliers, bucktails, hackles and various skins.
Mark, from Forres, in Moray, Scotland, worked for the US international security firm Blue Hackle.
One infamous Whiting saddle hackle sold for $1,015 on eBay when the supply was down and the demand most high.
The white plume on a fusilier's beret is called a hackle
A hackle of black and white stripes, or grizzly, is most sought after by both the beauty and sporting goods industries.
16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Hackle Group, an American firm specializing in risk mitigation and risk management, today announced that retired U.