Aby-a-Day – April 20: “Wither” (Saturday Photo Hunt)

This week’s Photo Hunt subject is “Wither.”


The withers on a cat, dog or horse is the ridge between the shoulder blades. It is the generally the tallest point of the body, and in horses and dogs it is the standard place to measure the animal’s height.


On Abys, the withers are conveniently marked with a dark stripe.