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The Pedigree

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: A. J. Mangum

It's a winter day in 2001, and I'm sitting in the stands in the Watt Arena at Fort Worth's Will Rogers Memorial Center. I've covered a n...

Interesting Things and Stories from Out West

Date: November 3, 2014

M.L. Leddy's, the venerable western emporium in the heart of the Ft. Worth stockyards, will be releasing a book in Spring of next year i...

Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale 2015

Date: November 3, 2014

Our Annual Look at Festive Giving

Date: November 3, 2014

An Artist at Work

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Cary Schwarz

In planning my 2014 TCAA saddle, I wanted to build on a traditional slick-fork tree. The front of this type of tree is simple and elegan...

24 Great Books for a Classic Cowboy Christmas

Date: November 3, 2014

In his recent book, Some Horses, author Tom McGuane, describes - in his always illuminating and graceful manner - westerners' admiration...

Cooking with Mescal Leaves

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Kathy McCraine

If you like tequila, you're going to love this dish. Years ago, when I was in Guadalajara, I ran across an old Mexican cookbook with a r...

The Cowboy Sage

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Gretel Ehrlich

THEY ARE ALL YOUNG HORSES, two- and three-year-olds, untouched, unjaded, incomparably strong and innocent as they mill around a high-sid...

Life, Energy, Guts and Heart

Date: November 14, 2014

I had this horse once and he was hardwired to run. He was delivered from the racetrack strung taught as fiddle strings. I could hear him...

Bare Able

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Pete Healey, APF

In the last issue I talked about how important the vertical depth of the foot is and the "Barefoot Trim." When is barefoot right and whe...

Roots Music

Date: November 21, 2014   |  Author: A. J. Mangum

Alaska Reid's 2012 CD Powerlines includes "Livingston," a mellow, acoustic ode to the Los Angeles-based musician's Montana hometown. She...

A Meaningful Conversation

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Paul A. Cañada

When horseman Patrick King was young, his father purchased a seven-year-old gelding. The horse had been spoiled as a youngster and gelde...

Upcoming Clinics

Date: November 3, 2014

Hemingway in the West

Date: November 21, 2014   |  Author: Tom Russell

I was sitting in my writing office in El Paso across from Ian Tyson. We were engaged in the thorny business of attempting to co-write a ...

California: Gateway to Nevada?

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Hal Cannon

If California were its own nation, it would annex Nevada as its outback. Californians already consider the Silver State as such, with it...

Botas Cowboy

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Elizabeth Clair Flood

As his plane begins its descent toward the Spanish island of Mallorca, in the Mediterranean Sea, beads of sweat form on Jürgen Weidenhau...

A Visit With Buck Brannaman

Date: November 3, 2014

The cover story of this issue brings back some wonderful memories for me. I believe that without the blessing of having Ray Hunt in my l...

The Hen House

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Reata Brannaman, Nevada Watt, Ceily Rae Highberger and Hannah Ballantyne

Your alarm didn't go off. You're late. There's no coffee. You can't for the life of you get your darn trailer hooked up,

The Beauty of Where They’ve Been

Date: November 21, 2014

Wyoming photographer Adam Jahiel's portfolio includes celebrity portraits, photojournalistic images from destinations such as Cuba and K...

Second Lives

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Melissa Mylchreest

Imagine, if you will, a bird's-eye view of southern Montana. Zoom in on the Paradise Valley, the cradle of the Yellowstone River, bounde...

The Fine Art of Rough Stock

Date: November 3, 2014   |  Author: Rod Miller

Nothing gives you an intimate understanding of the form and motion of rough stock like crawling down into a bucking chute, cinching up a...

Road Trip List

Date: November 3, 2014

This could be considered pandering or maybe just a moment of sentimental sighing but George Strait deserves it because he is different. ...

A Western Moment

Date: November 3, 2014

For The Love of a Concho

Date: November 3, 2014

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