The front of the head is not in contact with the haunches of the fore-legs.
I) as to bring the beak into close contact with the haunches of the fore-legs.
The cab-horse, who never slept long at a time, sat upon his haunches and watched the tiny piglets and the kitten with much approval.
The horse should be taught to obey the leg as well as the hand, and, by a slight pressure of the leg, should throw his haunches round to the left or right as occasion may require.
In the middle of the wide intervals between the broad black stripes of the flanks and haunches fainter stripes are generally seen.