Featured in the February 2005 issue of WH, Monte Foreman was among the most influential horseman of his time. He was also a frequent contributor to the magazine. Reprinted from the May 1950 issue of Western Horseman.
When President Bush addressed the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association convention in Denver last February, the NCBA presented him with a custom-made, 100-percent pure beaver cowboy hat. In the course of his remarks to the association, the President pulled the hat out from behind the podium and put it on his head. The crowd cheered and the scene made national news.
Monsieur Moore, a northeast Oklahoman who died at age 94 just one mile from where he was born, is seen by many as the embodiment of a true pioneer.
The romance and legend of the Pony Express is a patchwork of tangled certainties and larger-than-life lies.
You mean I actually get to ride and shoot? I’d just arrived at world-champion mounted-shooter Annie Bianco-Ellett’s Palm Ranch,…
Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in Western Horseman’s January-February 1942 issue. For more on the Pony Express, pick up the September 2006 issue for Jennifer Denison’s “The Pony Express Paradox.
Blending stock- and draft-horse bloodlines, Oregon’s Whitehorse Ranch produces horses aimed at guest ranches, resort operations, and buyers looking for dependable, versatile mounts.
In North America, Peruvian Pasos aren’t usually thought of as stock horses, but the Twin Creeks Ranch remuda proves the versatile, gaited horses are well-suited for ranch work.