lifting dog

lifting dog

[′lift·iŋ ‚dȯg]
(engineering)
A component part of the overshot assembly that grasps and lifts the inner tube or a wire-line core barrel.
A clawlike hook for grasping cylindrical objects, such as drill rods or casing, while raising and lowering them.
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Taylor proposes lifting dog ban, but other councilors don't bite
My final resolution involves lifting dogs on to consulting room tables for owners and my guess is many vets will sympathise with me on this one.
In 2011 the Company received the 'Worksafe Victoria Award for Best Solution to an Identified Workplace Health and Safety issue' for the 'K-9 kube, a new system for securing and lifting dogs handled by local law enforcement and animal management officers.
My left shoulder was killing me from lifting dogs and my tennis elbow felt as if I'd played three matches at Wimbledon.