The amazing lift was gone from her gait, and she pounded heavily with the forelegs.
Then the wire clutched the forelegs of the horse and, with a crash, he went down.
Naturally, the reins were entangled in his forelegs, but I soon got them clear and mounted.
The dog looked at her, and, jumping on her back, crossed his forelegs over her arms.
He stooped and fastened the straps about the forelegs of the horse just above the fetlock.
Rook tried to rise on his forelegs but fell back, pinning his rider's leg.
He forgot about everything else until he had lamed one of the forelegs.
He raised on his forelegs, and the hair of his head and neck bristled.
He also cuts off one of the forelegs of each, and puts it crosswise in the mouth.
The wolves appeared to have cut the tendons to his forelegs.