Relive the fun-filled, action-packed Western Heritage Classic in Abilene, Texas.
They say, “Every horse deserves, at least once in its life, to be loved by a little girl.” Well, this Wagon Wheel Ranch horse called “Message” is certainly getting that opportunity.
Specialized equine athletes— from broncs to barrel racing horses—win accolades in rodeo for their speed, timing and skills in the specific events for which they are trained. However, there are equally athletic and highly skilled horses, their names and stories rarely known, that are often unnoticed and underappreciated.
They may not take center stage, but cutting wouldn’t work without them. We share the stories of five great turnback horses that exemplify the traits that make these support players invaluable to the sport.
The Rafter G Rodeo Co. keeps the legacy of the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo’s Grand Entry in the family with Megan and Summer Gay now leading the way.