whipper-in


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whipper-in

a person employed to assist the huntsman managing the hounds
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For your information, it's the whipper-in's job to keep the pack as a group and to look after any stray or wounded hounds.
GOING TO THE DOGS: Little Charlotte Perks, two, (left) gets to know one of the hounds with Mum Sally - and, right, one of the hounds gets to know our photographer; HAPPY HUNTING: Whipper-in David Orange and huntsman Richard Sutton with hounds at Arbury.
Otis Ferry, 17, has become the second whipper-in of the Middleton Hunt in North Yorkshire after leaving upper-crust Marlborough public school.
Successful over the 700 metres last Thursday week her hopes of a repeat were quickly wiped out when a first bend scrimmage forced her to be the whipper-in.
John - or Jack - Bevans was renowned as a talented first "whipper-in" for royalty - and later on the South Durham Foxhounds Hunt in Sedgefield.
Mania, 22, joined the Fife Hunt as a whipper-in after the disqualification of trainer Howard Johnson, to whom he was due to be first jockey, compounding the loss of another major supporter last year with the death of Peter Monteith, but he has since rediscovered his passion for the sport.
Huntsman Richard Down, 44, and whipper-in Adrian Pillivant, 36, of the Quantock Staghounds, were convicted at Bristol Magistrates Court after only the second prosecution of its kind.
Huntsman Richard Down and whipper-in Adrian Pillivant of the Quantock Staghounds were convicted at Bristol Magistrates' Court after only the second prosecution of its kind.
Jason Marles, 23, has been whipper-in with the Glamorgan hounds for the past four years.
The puppies, walked and cared for until adulthood by people from across North Wales, were shown by Eryri huntsman Dylan Davies and whipper-in Iolo Humphreys for judges Roy Savage and Robert Medcalf, who is whipper-in for the Essex and Suffolk Hunt.
Huntsman Richard Down, 44, and whipper-in Adrian Pillivant, 36, were convicted at Bristol Magistrates Court.
Quantock Staghounds leader Richard Down and whipper-in Adrian Pillivant are accused of jointly hunting wild deer with dogs during a meet at Longstone Hill, Somerset, in February last year.