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Definition of bird dog
Recent Examples of bird dog from the Web
Here’s how to add the bird dog to your warm-up: Position your body on your hands and knees.
Examples of dynamic stretches include marching in place, arm circles, walking lunges, and bird dogs.
Four years ago, Eric Hillard took aim on the wooded backyard of a neighbor’s home and fired a .22-caliber bullet into the neck of a 3-year-old, bird dog mix named Jake.
Most locals would just as soon throw a fine party—or own a fine bird dog—as drive a fine car.
Yet plenty of people names have worked for bird dogs – Abby, Buck, Daisy, Hank, Nelly and Hoss.
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BIRD-DOG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bird dog for English Language Learners
: a dog that has been trained to help people hunt birds
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