He dropped the saddle to the ground and slipped a halter over the horses' nose.
Foals are weaned when five or six months old, often in October, and require to be housed to save the foal-flesh, and liberally but not overfed; but from the time they ate a month old they require to be " gentled " by handling and kindly treatment, and the elementary training of leading from time to time by a halter adjusted permanently to the head.
Alex was halter training her.
Galloping to the head of the team, she reached out to grab the halter on the lead horse.
Galvayning is accomplished by bending the horse's neck round at an angle of thirty-five to forty degrees and tieing the halter to the tail, so that when he attempts to walk forward he holds himself and turns " round and round, almost upon his own ground."
The full-length, sequined halter gown she wore clung to every curve and sported slits on both sides clear up to the hip.
The halter top she wore exposed her trim midriff.
She popped open her halter, nearly spilling the contents, and took out her cigarettes, but didn't light one.
She unzipped the bag and climbed out, realizing with a surge of blood to her face that she was still scanty clad in her shorts and halter-top.
She had changed into a halter and shorts and brushed past him without a word.
O -rparyaXrt, a halter, whence comes " strangle," to choke, throttle.
Selecting a pair of shorts and a halter-top to wear around the house, she searched for something to hold the hair off the back of her neck.
On the arrival of the parliamentary forces soon afterwards in Oxford he secreted the Christ Church valuables, and the soldiers found nothing in the treasury "except a single groat and a halter in the bottom of a large iron chest."