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2011-01-18 10:00:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After delivering his signature rendition of the "Star-Spangled Banner" at the 2010 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, legendary star of stage and screen Pat Boone introduced WNFR fans to his new legacy brand of premium U.S.-grown meats, Pat Boone All-American Meats, offering more than 25,000 free samples during the 10-day event in Las Vegas. As the "Official Steaks of the PRCA and Wrangler National Finals Rodeo," Pat Boone All-American...

2011-01-10 11:06:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-one star entertainers are scheduled to perform at the 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Tickets go on sale Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at 10 a.m., at www.rodeohouston.com, all Ticketmaster locations (excluding the Reliant Park Box office until Monday, Jan. 17) and by phone at 1.800.726.1313. Star Entertainment The 21 different star entertainers scheduled to perform at the 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo represent a wide...

2010-12-30 11:04:00

DENVER, Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Come January, working cowboys all over the West dust off their fancy Stetsons, polish up their boots and head to the Mile High City for the National Western Stock Show & Rodeo, held January 8-23, 2011. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101230/DC22970) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101210/DC15827LOGO-b) More than 643,000 people entered the 100-acre show grounds in Denver last year to get a glimpse of how "real"...

2010-12-03 14:52:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Las Vegas News Bureau at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=854a72b3-c297-482f-b5e5-109c7e510ddb&lr=ls# With more than 300,000 square feet of show floor and just under 400 exhibitors from across the United States and Canada, the Cowboy Christmas Gift Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center features unique products, including custom-made jewelry, western wear, boots and spurs, furniture, original art,...

2010-12-02 10:21:00

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For most riders, a successful eight-second ride means a chance at a coveted buckle, but to the Crown Royal Riders, it also means a chance to give back to the rodeo community. During the National Finals Rodeo, the Crown Royal Riders will not only be riding for the World Championship, but also for a good cause. Crown Royal will donate $2,000 to the Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund for every 90+ point performance by a member of the Crown Royal Riders....

2010-12-01 19:43:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark your calendar for Thursday, Dec. 9 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. as Rodeo Drive and the City of Beverly Hills celebrate the Holiday Season with SNOW 90210 and a 100 percent chance of snow. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101201/LA10802) The tony city, that averages a 70 degree high temperature, a 73 percent chance of sunshine and a chilly low temperature of 52 degrees in early December, is guaranteeing a blizzard over three...

2010-12-01 15:18:00

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The cowboys are coming to Las Vegas and Purple Cowboy wines are making sure there will be plenty of wine. The 52nd Wrangler National Final Rodeo, the ten- day competition to crown the world's rodeo champions, begins Thursday, December 2, 2010 at the Thomas & Mack Arena on the UNLV campus, Las Vegas, Nevada. Purple Cowboy, the official wine of the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association, will be popping corks and pouring wine at watering holes...

2010-11-24 09:00:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Campaign focuses on the Ram Truck brand's win at Texas Auto Writers Association 2010 Texas Truck Rodeo Ram Truck brand awarded with 'Truck of Texas,' 'Luxury Pickup Truck of Texas,' 'Full Size Pickup Truck of Texas' and 'Heavy Duty Pickup Truck of Texas' Inspired by Texas' tough and charismatic persona Creative campaign developed by Dallas-based advertising agency, The Richards Group The Ram Truck brand is celebrating its recent...

2010-11-19 09:18:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with chart-topping recording artist Pat Boone and his legacy brand of premium, U.S.-grown meats, Pat Boone All-American Meats. The partnership recognizes the gourmet-quality steak brand as the "Official Steaks of the PRCA and Wrangler National Finals Rodeo" and includes a number of promotional opportunities over a two-year term. "The great...

2010-11-11 23:25:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Veterans Day, the iconic American denim maker - Wrangler® Western Wear - is excited to announce the growth of the Wrangler® National Patriot(TM) program, a campaign raising awareness, appreciation and funds to support wounded or fallen American veterans and their families. With the help of both local and professional rodeos across the country, a country music superstar, and patriotic Americans...


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Chilean Horse
2014-04-04 10:44:38

The Chilean horse, also known as the Chilean Corralero, is a breed of horse that originated in South America. This horse is the oldest registered breed in South America and the oldest breed of Iberian origin, as well as the oldest official breed of stock horse in the Western Hemisphere. It is thought that the breed was first developed in 1544 when Father Rodrigo González Marmolejo began breeding with the intent of producing high quality horses. By the early sixteenth century, horses bred in...

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