Calving season is the most rewarding, challenging and sleep-deprived time of the year. I am sure you can relate to late nights assisting births, cool mornings riding across the field processing newborn calves, bottle feeding babies, sorting pairs, restocking supplies, saddling…unsaddling … saddling … unsaddling… and you get the point.
Here’s a look back at Roper Elite Team member Travis Tryan’s great horse, Walt. The four-time PRCA/AQHA Horse of the Year was ranked by Western Horseman as the No. 1 head horse in rodeo during the first decade of the 21st century.
With winter weather fast approaching, it is a good idea to think about purchasing your horse’s winter blanket before you both are left out in the cold.
There is nothing like tacking up your horse and hitting the trails with friends. Trail riding is a great way to de-stress and can offer a much-needed change of pace for your horse.
A good horseman devotes time and money to making sure each horse gets the best care, and that includes its nutrition. That’s why we’ve gathered this list of feeds, supplements, products and tools to help your horse enjoy a healthy life.
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Saddle seat getting a little hard? Whether it’s years in the same saddle that seems to be getting harder or a new saddle that just isn’t comfortable, a fleece seat can make a world of difference for your rear.
Cowboy hats and boots are two of the most iconic symbols of the American West. But more than just symbols, a cowboy’s footwear and hat—as well as everything between— serve an important purpose. Western Horseman has gathered a fine collection of items to update your wardrobe, from your hat down to your boots.