Dog Tracks in Sand
Dog Tracks in Sand

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Indirect Register
To land a hind foot so that it does not land directly on tracks made by a forefoot.
The trail produced is such that the track made by the hind foot is next to or only partially overlapping that of the forefoot.
Domestic dogs usually indirectly register.
Also known as double register.
Cf. direct register, single tracking