noun. the part between the fetlock and the hoof.
- fetter bone
- pasturon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Sentences with pastern
Remove the bandage by tearing or using scissors to cut the duct tape starting at the top of the pastern toward the sole of the hoof until you can peel the bandage off.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Brush the hair out away from the leg and trim it parallel with the pastern to give the leg a straight, even look.