Arena All-Star Chiquita Pistol

Tag Rice and Chiquita PistolChiquita Pistol won the 2002 National Cutting Horse Association Futurity. Nine years later, she’s back in the show pen and still having the same mesmerizing effect on cattle and cutting fans.



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The Boston Strike

Boston Garden and Founders of the Turtle AssociationIt was 75 years ago that rodeo cowboys, tired of the way they were being treated by rodeo producers, signed a petition that led to the formation of the Cowboys’ Turtle Association, which is now known as the Professional Cowboy’s Rodeo Association.

 

 

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Fast Loops & Lipstick

Jackie Hobbs & Lari Dee GuyWith many roping championships already under her belt, Jackie Hobbs is on the road to being one of the best all-around women ropers ever. But producing great rope horses and sharing her knowledge with others are just as important to her as any gold buckle.

 

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November Cover Horse Headed to NFR

 

Hello DollyWestern Horseman featured a painting of Cervi Championship Rodeo’s saddle bronc Hello Dolly. The horse was recently voted as a National Finals Rodeo saddle bronc mount by the NFR-qualified bronc riders.

 

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Rawhide Care

Rawhide Hobbles by Mehl LawsonRawhide tack is an important part of stock horse heritage, going back to the early vaqueros. Unfortunately, many owners of rawhide reins, hobbles, reatas and other equipment neglect to properly care for their tack, shortening its lifespan as working gear.

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