From the Branding Pen
- July 11, 2016
- Jenn Zeller
Horses and cattle swat at flies, their tails never resting.
Cowboys reset their horses, to get the least bother on their cows during the sort.
Some come. Some go.
Stories are swapped. Memories made.
Quiet hands, with good timing, make quiet horses.
In life, you should never look back but in the sorting pen, it’s not always a bad idea.
Custom details make a saddle yours, and they honor the work you’ve put in to making your brand, and your good bridle horse.
I’m sure that sometimes, the stories swapped change as they’re re-told through the years.
At the end of the day, they’ll look over a job well-done.
About Jenn Zeller
Jenn Zeller is the creative mind and boss lady behind The South Dakota Cowgirl. She is an aspiring horsewoman, photographer, brilliant social media strategist and lover of all things western. After a brief career in the investment world to support her horse habit (and satisfy her...