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1

What muscles make up the hamstring?

Biceps femoris
Semitendinosis
Semimembranosis

2

Hip extensors

Superficial gluteal
Middle gluteal
Deep gluteal
And the hamstrings

3

Hip flexors

Tensor fascia lata
Sartorius
Quadriceps femoris

4

Hip abductors

Middle gluteal
Deep gluteal
Biceps femoris

5

Hip adductors

Gracilis
Pectinus
Satorius
Semimembranosus

6

Stifle flexion

Gastrocsemius
Semitendinsosus
Popliteus

7

Stifle extension

Quadriceps femoris
Biceps femoris
Satorius
Tensor facia lata

8

Hock flexion

Cranial tibial

9

Hock extension

Gastrocnemius

10

Another term for the achilles tendon is?

Common calcaneon tendon

11

What makes up the Achilles tendon?

biceps femoris
semitendinosus
gastrocnemius
superficial digital flexor

12

What two muscles make up the hamstrings and the achilles tendon?

biceps femoris
semitendinosus

13

If the achilles tendon is torn, the animal loses the ability to?

Extend the hock

14

The tissue that attaches muscle to bone is called?

Ligament

15

A hip adductor is found on which side of the femur?

Medial

16

Hamstrings are located?

Caudal thigh