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muzzle

1. the projecting part of the face, usually the jaws and nose, of animals such as the dog and horse
2. a guard or strap fitted over an animal's nose and jaws to prevent it biting or eating

muzzle

[′məz·əl]
(ordnance)
The end of the barrel of a gun from which the bullet or projectile emerges.
(vertebrate zoology)
The snout of an animal, as a dog or horse.
References in classic literature ?
and touched his neck with her muzzle in a reassuring way, then regarded the camp again.
She sank her fangs into her mate's shoulder in reproof; and he, frightened, unaware of what constituted this new onslaught, struck back ferociously and in still greater fright, ripping down the side of the she-wolf's muzzle.
And as she looked, she saw the round-bellied leader, still wedged by the neck between the pickets, draw a revolver with his free hand, and, squinting horribly sidewise, press the muzzle against Chester's side.
Again, my results are based on measuring the velocities 12 feet from the muzzles.
Unfortunately we have tried muzzles but because of his breed they don't fit
The first thing to know about muzzles is that they will not make dogs more aggressive, nor will they make dogs less aggressive.
The top police officer in Northern Mindanao has ordered policemen not to seal their firearms' muzzles during the Christmas and New Year celebrations, in an attempt to promote responsible gun use.
YESTERDAY'S story about a Japanese Akita attacking a dog walker raised the issue of muzzles being used for dogs in public places.
Unlike other muzzles, while wearing the patented Baskerville Ultra Muzzle dogs can comfortably pant, drink and even be fed.
In simple ceremonies at the PNP headquarters in Camp Crame in suburban Quezon City, Director Benjamin Magalong of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group led policemen in Camp Crame in placing symbolic adhesive tapes on the muzzles of their weapons.
Basket muzzles, as pictured, allow him to pant, drink and take treats, unlike cloth muzzles which prevent his mouth from opening properly.
Please try muzzles if only as a trial and please do it now.