stanchion


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stanchion

a specially designed headgate to hold an animal in place while allowing feeding and resting. Most commonly used for cattle.

stanchion housing
an older system where cows are tied in for the winter in head-locks of wood or metal and have a confined space in which to lie but feed troughs and water bowls are at the front of the stall and a gutter, nowadays fitted with a mechanical dung remover for the collection of manure and urine.
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Look around your barn and corral to see if you can build a stanchion into an existing pen or wooden stable divider.
I think they were clutching at straws, in my view the ball hit the stanchion and then bounced out.
2-4" Eye hook and eye (1 to hold feed pan holder in place, and 1 to hold stanchion in upright position)
A shot by Danny Roberts seemed to hit the stanchion inside Amlwch's net, only for the referee to reject his goal claim, but then Neil Roberts (88)made the game safe.
Paul Kelleher, 37, is said to have attacked the 8ft high marble sculpture at London's Guildhall Library with both a cricket bat and an iron stanchion plucked from a nearby crowd control barrier.
Paul Kelleher, 37, is said to have attacked the 8ft-high marble sculpture at London's Guildhall Library with both a cricket bat and an iron stanchion.
Grabbing a nearby metal stanchion he then lashed out again.
The head was knocked off by a man using a metal rope support stanchion, according to a statement from the Corporation of London.
These new recycled rubber bases are made from 100% post consumer products, making this a truly green stanchion product.
The final nail was that despite the lovely stanchion hindering my view, I still saw Scott McDonald complete his hat-trick.
He first hit the statue with a cricket bat and when that failed picked up a nearby metal stanchion from a crowd barrier and let loose with another blow, this time successfully.
Grabbing a metal stanchion he then lashed out again.