Video Articles

Flagging to Kid-Proof Your Horse

August 29, 2018
Savanna Simmons

I bring to you some sub-par photos that will hopefully end up being helpful for a fairly specific situation. My husband and I use the flag for a multitude of situations, and just like anything, too much of a good thing is not a good thing.  A person can really numb up a horse with […]


PEMF Therapy Q&A with Stevie Brown

August 21, 2018
Savanna Simmons

My name is Stevie Brown, I grew up in Idaho, but currently go back and forth between ID, MT, CO, and AZ. Growing up, I was involved with Jr Rodeo, HS Rodeo, a few local barrel racing associations, and now pro rodeo and train futurity horses. I also enjoy breakaway roping and team roping. I […]


6 Steps to Create a Walking Horse

May 13, 2018
Savanna Simmons

I feel as though I am always jogging my horse to keep up with my husband’s walking horse when we’re riding together. For those times when a long trot isn’t necessary—for saving one’s horse, enjoying the territory, or when going a not-so-far distance—a nice walk suffices. My husband isn’t into the slow jaunt, he is […]


SDQHA Honors Legacies Jan. 5-6


December 28, 2017
Savanna Simmons

For the first time, the SDQHA is honoring their state’s 50 Year Quarter Horse breeders, AQHA Hall of Fame inductees, Producers of the Year, AQHA Ranch Heritage Breeders of the Year, with a special celebration during their awards banquet, featuring celebrity entertainment, during their annual convention, January 5 and 6, 2018, in both Ft. Pierre […]


NFR Fashion with CJ Wilson: Katie

December 15, 2017
Staff Report

What is your favorite piece you’re wearing? My skirt! Where is your go-to boutique? Sage Banty Boutique in La Porte, CO   Get this great yellow skirt from Sage Banty Boutique here. Lost Mommas Closet, Offering affordable unique outfits that help define your style and personality, so you have the confidence to find the lost […]


South Dakota Quarter Horse Association: Legacy and 50 Year Breeders

December 15, 2017
Staff Report

Legacy Breeders Lowell Thomas Barrett Dean Hereford Farms Jerry G and/or M Sue Golliher Harry Kenzy Ronald H Krogman Lee Lopez South Dakota State University Don and Kathleen Strain James L Sutton Raymond Sutton Triple U Enterprises R C or J I Waldner Gene Hunt   Fifty Year Breeders Broken Heart Ranch Dr. R M […]


NFR Fashion with CJ Wilson: Sara

December 15, 2017
Liz Banman

Sara Burks is the sister of Steer Wrestler, Jon Ragatz (#104). She is stunning in her plaid embroidered duster, red felt hat and brown fringed boots! Her advice is to mix and match prints and patterns for “an ‘alternative country look’ and everything goes!” What trends have you seen at the NFR? Sequins, leather, lace, fringe, […]


NFR Fashion with CJ Wilson: Dee

December 14, 2017
Staff Report

Dee and husband Tyler own DeTye Vet Supply located in Sturgis, South Dakota. Dee was looking sharp in her faux fur trim coat, turquoise squash blossom necklace and gorgeous Gypsy Rose boots from Back at the Ranch Boots! What is hot right now? Palazzo style pants, velvet, lace dusters, great jewelry What is your signature piece? Squash […]


NFR Fashion with CJ Wilson: Katie Ledoux

December 14, 2017
TSLN Staff

Katie Ledoux wife of steer wrestler Gabe Ledoux from Louisiana, 3 time qualifier to the NFR (2006, 2008, 2012). Katie is a new mom and looks adorable in a turquoise long sleeved shirt, skinny jeans, concho belt and open toed cheetah print boots. What are your staple pieces? Boots, belt, great hair How many years […]


The Joys of Jingling

September 3, 2017
Savanna Simmons

The joys of jingling, the rewards of wrangling, the . . . well . . . you get it. We’re the goobers that wrangle horses with a four-wheeler, but it’s nicer on our horses to be able to turn them out after a hard day’s work and not keep one in just to get other […]