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2014-09-05 23:06:10

Silver Dollar City presents a new high-action Wild West Show, the return of a stunt-packed Western stunt show, top craftsmen from around the country and live bands, all part of the National Harvest & Cowboy Festival, September 12 - October 25. Branson, Missouri (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The adventure-loving culture of the Great American Cowboy and the best elements of the classic West flavor the fall harvest features as Silver Dollar City presents a new high-action Wild West Show,...

2014-08-11 12:20:44

Partnership Includes "Save of the Night" Feature and Sponsorship of the WNFR Bullfighters GREENVILLE, Pa., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WEATHER GUARD(®), an industry leader in truck and van equipment, announces its partnership with the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) and is now the official truck box of the PRCA. As part of the sponsorship, the WEATHER GUARD(®) brand will be seen by rodeo fans through a variety of offline and online channels, including the "Save of...

2014-07-16 04:21:46

Rodeo Cowboy Cody Kiser steps up as the new spokesperson and role model for The Oral Cancer Foundation NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the world of rodeo has been the realm of sponsorship by the tobacco industry for decades, The Oral Cancer Foundation today takes a stand and introduces their new spokesperson, Cody Kiser; a rodeo cowboy who will be debuting his partnership with the foundation at the upcoming Snake River Stampede Rodeo in Nampa,...

2014-05-27 12:28:55

BOWIE, Texas, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Hat Company is proud to announce it is the official cowboy hat of The National Little Britches Rodeo Association, NLBRA. The partnership kicks off with The National Little Britches Rodeo Association Finals, July 21(st_ )26(th) in Pueblo, Colorado. The NLBRA has over 300 rodeos throughout the year across the United States. The National Little Britches Rodeo Association promotes the sport of rodeo and young people ages 5-18...

2014-05-10 23:01:58

Sharon Carpenter's Book Offers New Perspective to African American History Milwaukee, Wis. (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 History lessons about the Civil War often include discussions of slavery, states’ rights and now – cowboys. In her new book, “Western Cowboy Poetry,” Sharon Carpenter provides insight into what life might have been like for African Americans living in the Wild West before and after the Civil War. “I want to generate encouragement and appreciation for African...

2014-03-31 23:27:09

The 320 Guest Ranch announces its Summer leisure travel packages for 2014. Montana's premier year-round ranch destination dating to 1898, the 320 Guest Ranch is an historic 320-acre-property situated along two miles of the famed Gallatin River outside Big Sky and just an hour from Southwest Montana's Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN). Big Sky, Montana (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 The 320 Guest Ranch announces its Summer leisure travel packages for 2014. Montana's...

2014-02-19 23:00:53

Country music fans in the great state of Pennsylvania are abuzz about the news that Jason Aldean will be performing a concert date in late-July. Fans interested in purchasing Jason Aldean tickets can now visit TicketProcess.com and order online or by phone at 1-888-791-3322. (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Aldean has become known for donning a flannel shirt, a pair of Levi's and cowboy hat at just about all times. He has also built a reputation for providing the most impressive shows in all...

2014-01-16 12:28:29

Exclusive Genetics to Host Major Event to Educate and Excite Bucking Bull Enthusiasts All Across America ORCHARD, Texas, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bucking bull enthusiasts, get ready for the most exciting, groundbreaking event for 2014, as America gears up for ... National Bucking Bull Day! (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140116/NY47845LOGO ) Dating back to the mid 1800's, the sport of bucking bulls has been an America tradition deep-rooted within the western...

Robo-Cowboy For Herding Cows
2013-11-18 11:03:32

[ Watch the Video: Rover Robot Herds Cattle From Field To Dairy ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online To herd their cattle, dairy farmers around the world use everything from specialty dog breeds to all-terrain vehicles. Now, a team of researchers from the University of Sydney in Australia has revealed the development of a game-changing tool: a robo-cowboy named "Rover." The Australian scientists said they were able to effectively use Rover to bring a herd of...

Latest Cowboy Reference Libraries

2005-06-02 08:04:23

The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to six feet in width and have a slight upward turn at their tips, as well as for their distinctive "burnt orange" coloring. "The Longhorns" is also the nickname of the sports teams of The University of Texas and the school mascot is a Longhorn named Bevo. The Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America serves as the recognized registry for the breed. Though some historians disagree, the Texas...

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Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.