mucking out

mucking out

removing manure and soiled straw from a horse's loose box.
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While plenty of people would probably quite enjoy the sight of a warden mucking out a particularly smelly cage, they'd be less thrilled to find they're picking up the tab.
15am, mucking out, a bit more mucking out and then riding a couple of horses and more mucking out until 6.
Moving to Fred Winter as assistant trainer meant he "did a little less mucking out and got to work a little later with the guv'nor's newspapers".
It has helped horse lover Mandy launch her equine care company Muck Out, providing essential care, grooming, exercise and mucking out services to horse owners.
WHEN he's not mucking around on his Xbox Kevin Thomson is likely to be found mucking out in a horse box - or at least he ought to be.
The 42-year-old alleged victim told the court that, aged 14, she was invited into married Thompson's farmhouse, where he groped her for about five minutes, when she worked there mucking out the horses.
But Mr Robson accused the woman of being the kind of girl who would "never get her hands dirty", and would never be seen mucking out horses.
Sinfield, 30, told yesterday how the players were kept busy feeding up to 400 sheep, re-building dry-stone walls and mucking out.
Early starts, long ride outs and then helping keep the yard in good nick, including mucking out the horses and shovelling feed, are all part and parcel of being part of the yards.
She said he eventually let her go and went back to mucking out the pigs as though nothing had happened.