When Cows Take Orders

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Jan Swan Wood

Recent Posts

Featured Horse For Sale: CLS Famous Pumpkin-SOLD

February 23, 2015
Sales Staff

CLS Famous Pumpkin: 2009 AQHA Dash Ta Fame Gelding  Pumpkin is a 1D barrel horse that has also been used extensively on a N​ew M​exico​ ranch. He has been doctoring cattle, ridden long miles, calved and branded on. Pumpkin has also been heeled on quite a bit.  Pumpkin is well-broke and light, does just whatever […]


The Colt Cam: Roping the Feet Part 1

February 19, 2015
Jenn Zeller

I know that there are people reading this that have no experience in handling a rope, but I’m here to tell you it behooves you to get on board and learn to use one — even if you’ll never rope a live bovine. We rope the feet of all our horses. There are several reasons […]


Head, Heel, and Calf Ropes; Why The Right Tools Matter

February 18, 2015
Wendel Elliott

I’m not a very good roper by any means. I’ve found myself, like most, having good days and bad days. With that said, sometimes I blame those bad days on bad equipment. Hey, it sounds better in a story. I know you’ve done the same. You know the time when it was your turn to […]


The On-Duty Horse.

February 15, 2015
Kay Schrock

It is calving season on the ranch, which means there is an on-duty horse.  We keep a few horses in the corral so we can use them to work the heifers. The heifers get turned out in the morning, and then pushed back into the corral at night. This is easiest if done from the […]


A Day on The Ranch

February 11, 2015
Jenn Zeller

This fun day happened in February a couple years ago. It’s kind of typical for the way things go sometimes. Whether you ranch or not, I’m sure you can relate to the curve balls life throws at you. It’s not unusual for me to look out the windows of my house and see horses. What […]