Joe Beeler’s artwork was first featured on the cover in August 1961.
This “Stylish” duo topped the field of 240 competitors to take home the $100,000 Champion’s check at the 2010 Snaffle Bit Futurity.
Luis B. Ortega, an unrivaled rawhide braider and craftsman, authored 37 articles for Western Horseman from 1941 – 1955. He wrote about his first-hand knowledge of the skills and traditions of the California vaquero horseman. He captured the attention of horse enthusiasts across the nation with his secrets of the trade and genuine ability to simply tell a story.