He could not encounter that howling horde with his tail and hind-quarters.
The hind-quarters should be raised as high as possible, in order to favor its retention.
"Here's your fresh meat, Hackett—two hind-quarters," he panted.
A discharge of bullets into the hind-quarters, is worse than useless.
The next step will be for you to try to supple the croup or hind-quarters of your mare.
Cut off as many saddles and hind-quarters as the dogs can drag back to camp.
He bucked, his hind-quarters in the air until it seemed he would reverse.
He sat with his hind-quarters anchored to his throne, his head and fore legs raised from off the leaf, rigid and immovable.
All ears were then pricked, eyes cast back, and hind-quarters tucked under to respond gaily to the "come over" of the feeder.
The horse, when at a stop, may be made to turn quite round by making him move his hind-quarters only.