choke collar


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choke collar

n.
A chain collar that tightens like a noose when the leash is pulled, used to train or control dogs or other animals. Also called choke chain.

choke′ col`lar


n.
a nooselike collar for controlling untrained or powerful dogs. Also called choke′ chain`.
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BACK IN THE Day, when I began any sort of actual planned/formal training of my hunting dogs, my tools were a check rope, choke collar and a "flushing stick," along with the ability to run 'em down to make corrections when needed.
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One day, Uncle Jerry calls to say he has rescued an abandoned, hungry puppy with a tight choke collar, but he needs to find a good home for him since his apartment does not allow pets.