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" ... with equal speed, but not to the same distance; forming a shorter circle and again returning with a bolder and more threatening aspect than before, they approach much nearer, probably within thirty yards, when they make another stand, and again... "
Observations on Live Stock: Containing Hints for Choosing and Improving the ... - Page 75
by George Culley - 1807 - 274 pages
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Animal Biography: Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners ..., Volume 2

William Bingley - Animal behavior - 1803
...approach much nearer, probably within thirty yards, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them, not choosing to...
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A General History of Quadrupeds

Ralph Beilby - Animals - 1807 - 525 pages
...says, they were drawn to Gisburne by the ' power of muiic.' when they make another stand, and again fly off: this they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within ten yards -, when most people think it prudent to leave them, not chusing to...
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A review of the reports to the Board of agriculture, Volume 1

William Humphrey Marshall - 1808
...more threatening aspect, they approach much nearer, when they make another stand; and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them. " The mode of killing...
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A General Treatise on Cattle, the Ox, the Sheep, and the Swine ...

John Lawrence - Cattle - 1809 - 618 pages
...approach much nearer, probably within thirty yards, when they again make another stand, and again fly on": this they do several times, shortening their distance,...till they come within such a short distance, that people think it most prudent to leave them, not choosing to provoke them further. " The mode of killing...
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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - Physical geography - 1816
...approach much nearer, probably within thirty yards, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them, not choosing to...
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The Natural History of Domestic Animals: Containing an Account of Their ...

Animal behavior - 1821 - 178 pages
...ap. proach much nearer, probably within thirty yards ; when they make another stand, and again fly off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within ten yards : when most people think it prudent to leave them, and not provoke...
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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County of ...

Eneas Mackenzie - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1825
...more threatening aspect, they approach much nearer, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer, till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them. " The mode of killing...
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Animal biography, or, Popular zoology, Volume 2

William Bingley - 1829
...approach much nearer, probably within thirty yards, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer till they come within a few yards, when most persons consider it prudent to leave them, not choosing...
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A Description of More Than Three Hundred Animals: Interspersed with ...

Zoology - 1829 - 476 pages
...threatening aspect than before, they approach much nearer, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer till they come within a few yards, when most persons consider it prudent to leave them, not choosing...
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The complete grazier; or Farmer's and cattle breeder's and dealers assistant ...

Thomas Hartwell Horne - Agriculture - 1830 - 655 pages
...more threatening aspect, they approach much nearer, when they make another stand, and again gallop off. This they do several times, shortening their distance, and advancing nearer till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them. " The mode of killing...
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