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2017 Branding Photo Contest Top Ten

Thanks so much for all of the entrants in this years photo contest.  Our Facebook page was so overwhelmed with photos that our page froze for half a day!!! We received over 5000 entries in 3 days.  We are already working to figure out a better system for next year, because we HAVE to continue […]

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Preg Checking Cows

Pregnancy checking your cows is important because, first of all, it helps you in your culling process. If the cow is open and she had a good opportunity to breed, then you know you probably don’t want to keep her. This is a common mistake with smaller cow herds. They don’t see the importance of […]

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STS Ranch Rope by Cactus Ropes

About 4 years ago I started talking with Mike and Barry at Cactus Ropes about making a ranch rope. At the time Cactus didn’t make a ranch rope for retail. I had been using my old Destiny calf ropes on the ranch. I drug calves and doctored, and its been known to rope a wild […]

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Branding Photo Contest Winners!

We had so much fun with this branding photo contest the past two weeks! There were SO many entries and we had a blast going through and seeing how everyone brands in all parts of the country! We got pictures from our homestate, Texas, all the way to Hawaii!! So crazy!! Below are the top […]

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Branding Photo Contest

Branding Photo Contest

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Ranch Horse- What I Look For When Purchasing

When looking for a horse, whether it be a rodeo horse, ranch horse, or kid horse, there are a few certain qualities that I specifically look for

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Groundwork and Doctoring During Spring Branding

One of my favorite times of the year is in the spring whenever we brand our calves. And my favorite part of that is when you get them in the lot, and you get them cut off from their mothers, and you get to go to the ground with ‘em.

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Gathering Cattle For Spring Branding

Gathering cattle and getting them to the pens easily is the most important part of spring branding.

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Getting Ready for Spring Branding

Seems like Spring branding has been coming earlier and earlier each year. I remember when I was a kid it would be the first of June when we worked our calves. Now we are working them the first of March. I remember spring branding when I was a kid. I was so excited I could […]

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Knowing When to Quit

I’ve always believed its not how you start, but how you finish.

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