Definitions for "Cow hocks"
Keywords:  hock, hind, inward, outward, splay
Hocks that turn or bend inward, causing the foot portion to turn outward.
hocks appear close together when viewed from behind. Often combined with toe-out (splay foot) condition. Severe cow hocks may rub hair off insides of the hocks due to interference as the animal moves.
Hind legs that turn inward at the hock causing the foot portion to turn outward from the body. A Disqualification from Competition.