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nosebag

canvas bucket with a poll strap to go over the horse's poll and to contain a small meal for the horse. A portable manger.
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While Richard Da Costa had to root around with pigs and spent an hour being nibbled before they accepted him, TV presenters Zoe Hardman and Garron Mitchell had to share nosebags and stalls with wild ponies and huge feisty stallions.
While casks are unloaded, the horses stand munching oats in their nosebags outside pubs with names like the King's Arms, The Grapes and The Old Sergeant.
The ones who used to be union militants and now can't get off their backsides to walk out when their leaders attack the kind of men they used to be before they got their faces into the nosebags.