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Calf Roping
by Roy Cooper

Rodeo phenomenon and multiple NFR champ Cooper explains riding, roping, flanking, and tying. Chapter titles: Introduction; Equipment; Throwing the Rope; Flanking & Legging; Tying; Consider the Rope Horse; Putting It Together; Problems: Calves, Catches, and Horses; Rope Horse Training; Rodeoing & Winning; Profile: Roy Cooper; Calf Roping Rules; Calf Roping

List Price: $14.95
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Charmayne James
on Barrel Racing

The complete training and conditioning program of an 11 time World Champion. In her book, Charmayne shares the techniques and philosophy that made her the most successful barrel racer ever. Also included are examples and experiences from over 20 years of world-class competition.
Softbound book with more than 120 full color photos

List Price: $23.95
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Cowboys & Buckaroos

This book explains the techniques and skills a horseman needs to master to become a modern-day working cowboy. There are distinct differences between cowboys and buckaroos. In addition, there's a third hybrid version that embraces the best of both styles. This book explains not only the differences between these styles, but the similarities as well.

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Cutting
by Leon Harrel

One of the most successful cutting horse trainers in the sport's history, Harrel provides a comprehensive guide to this growing pursuit. Chapter titles: Introduction; How to Get Started; Equipment; How to Ride; Judging and Scoring; Cattle; Showing and Winning; Training; Great Horses; Profile: Leon Harrel; Terminology. 144 pages.

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First Horse
by Fran Devereaux Smith

Western Horseman managing editor, the author is a former trainer and riding instructor with experience teaching riders of all ages. Chapter titles: What You Want in Your Horse; Who Can Help You Find Your Horse; What to Look For When You Shop; How to Test-Ride Your Horse; What You're Willing to Pay; Where to Keep Your Horse; Where to Ride Your Horse; The Gear You Need; Partnering Up; Handling Your Horse When You're Afoot; Grooming Your Horse; Saddling Up; Let's Ride; Common Problems; Lessons and Trainers; Advanced Maneuvers; Hauling Your Horse; Feeding Your Horse; Health Care for Your Horse; Hoof Care. 176 pages.

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Helpful Hints for Horsemen

We've compiled hundreds of "Here's Hows" published in the magazine over the last decade into one handy reference guide. The tips cover every facet of life with horses and offer solutions to common problems all horse owners share. Chapters include:
• Equine Health Care • Saddles • Bits and Bridles • Gear • Knots • Trailers/Hauling Horses • Trail Riding/Backcountry Camping • Barn Equipment • Watering Systems • Pasture, Corral, and Arena Equipment • Fencing and Gates • Odds and Ends

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Horseman's Scrapbook
by Randy Steffen

A steady contributor to Western Horseman, Steffen's handy hints provide advice on everything from tack repairs to tail braiding to fencing your pasture. Packed with illustrations. Chapter titles: Introduction; Fencing, Gates, Latches, and Cattle Guards; Ropes and Knots; Around Ranch and Home; Horse Gear; Stable, Tackroom, and Corral; Training and Breaking; Truck and Trailer Tips; And More Tips. 144 pages.

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Legends, Volume 1
by Diane C. Simmons

Profiles of some of the early-day legends of the Quarter Horse breed. Chapter titles: Wimpy P-1; Peppy; King P-234; Poco Bueno; Poco Tivio; King Fritz; Three Bars (TB); Doc Bar; Barbra B; Chicaro Bill; Queenie; Joe Hancock; Cowboy P-12; Shue Fly; Hard Twist; Hollywood Gold; Bert; Top Deck (TB); Go Man Go; Depth Charge (TB); Plaudit; Quick M Silver; Star Duster; Joe Reed P-3; Leo; Profile: Diane C. Simmons; References. 168 pages.

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Legends, Volume 2
by Jim Goodhue, Frank Holmes,
Phil Livingston, and Diane C. Simmons.

The second volume of the Legends series, focusing on more outstanding Quarter Horse stallions and mares. Chapter titles: Traveler; Old Joe Bailey; Gonzales Joe Bailey; Lucky Blanton; Peter McCue; Midnight; Midnight Jr; Grey Badger II; Skipper W; Oklahoma Star; Oklahoma Star Jr.; Driftwood; Jessie James; King's Pistol; My Texas Dandy; Clabber; Rocket Bar (TB); Lightning Bar; Sugar Bars; Moon Deck; Jet Deck; Lena's Bar; Easy Jet; Author Profiles; Photo Index; References. 192 pages.

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Legends, Volume 3
by Diane Ciarloni, Jim Goodhue, Kim Guenther,
Frank Holmes, Betsy Lynch, and Larry Thornton.

More profiles of the stallions and mares that built the Quarter Horse breed. Chapter titles: Steel Dust; Old Sorrel; Flying Bob; Maddon's Bright Eyes; Showdown; Royal King; Jackstraw (TB); Piggin String (TB); Poco Lena; Poco Pine; Poco Dell; Quo Vadis; Question Mark; Two Eyed Jack; Mr Gun Smoke; Hollywood Jac 86; Author Profiles; Notes; Photo Index. 208 pages.

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Legends, Volume 4
by Mike Boardman, Diane Ciarloni, Alan Gold, Jim Goodhue, Sally Harrison,
Frank Holmes, Betsy Lynch, A.J. Mangum, Susan Scarberry, and Larry Thornton.

Profiles of 17 influential Quarter Horse stallions and mares: Blondy's Dude, Dash For Cash, Diamonds Sparkle, Doc O'Lena, Ed Echols, Fillinic, Harlan, Impressive, Lady Bug's Moon, Miss Bank, Miss Princess/Woven Web (TB), Rebel Cause, Tonto Bars Hank, Vandy, Zan Parr Bar, Zantanon, Zippo Pine Bar. 216 pages.

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Legends, Volume 5
by Sally Harrison, Frank Holmes, Alan Gold, Ty Wyant

Profiles of 18 influential Quarter Horse stallions and mares: Little Joe, Joe Moore, Monita, Bill Cody, Joe Cody, Topsail Cody, Pretty Buck, Pat Star Jr., Skipa Star, Hank H, Chubby, Bartender, Leo San, Ηustus Rastus (TB), Jaguar, Jackie Bee, Chicado V, and Mr. Bar None. 248 pages.

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Legends, Volume 6
by Various Authors

Another volume in the top-selling Western Horseman Legends series, Legends 6 offers the latest installment in the series that captures and preserves the history of the American Quarter Horse with profiles of the breed's most influential stallions and mares.

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Legends, Volume 7
By Frank Holmes, Glory Ann Kurtz, Cheryl Magoteaux, Bev Pechan, Honi Roberts, Heather Smith Thomas, Juli S. Thorson

Another volume in the top-selling Western Horseman Legends series, this 264-page book profiles the following legendary horses: Cutter Bill, Jazabell Quixote, Rey Jay, Teresa Tivio, Big Step, War Leo, Gay Bar King, Commander King, Skip A Barb, Otoe, Quincy Dan, Doc's Dee Bar, Sonny Dee Bar, Boston Mac, Peppy San Badger, Te N' Te, Doc's Oak, Rugged Lark, Mr Conclusion and Hollywood Dun It.

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Ranch Horsemanship
by Curt Pate with Fran D. Smith

Traditional Cowboy methods for the recreational rider.
In Ranch Horsemanship, Curt Pate shows the reader how the working cowboy's methods develop a safer mount that's a pleasure to ride anywhere.

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Rodeo Legends
by Gavin Ehringer

The newest book in the Western Horseman Legends series. Highlighting legendary rodeo cowboys of the past century.
Casey Tibbs, Jim Shoulders, Harry Tompkins, Bruce Ford, Don Gay, Joe Beaver, Fred Whitfield, Roy Cooper, Marvin Garrett, Tuff Hedeman, Ty Murray, Tom Ferguson, Larry Mahan, Dean Oliver, Joe Alexander, Charmayne James, Jake Barnes/Clay O'Brien Cooper, Leo Camarillo, and Bill Linderman

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Team Penning
by Phil Livingston

A guide to competing successfully in this popular sport. Chapter titles: What Is Team Penning?; Getting Started; Horses; Conditioning and Keeping a Horse Fresh; Equipment; The Arena; Breeds and Types of Cattle; How Cattle See and React; Settling the Herd; Making a Run; Problems; Putting On a Penning; Terminology; Profile: Phil Livingston. 144 pages.

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Team Roping
with Jack and Clay
by Fran Devereaux Smith

Jake Barnes and Clay O'Brien Cooper, a legendary header-heeler team, have earned seven world titles together. In this book they share their secrets of success. Chapter titles: Head Ropes; Heel Ropes; Handling the Head Rope; Handling the Heel Rope; Roping the Head Dummy; Roping the Heel Dummy; The Head Horse; The Heel Horse; Gear and Equipment; Horsemanship and the Header; Horsemanship and the Heeler; Roping Steers; Heading Practice; Heeling Practice; Playing by the Rules; Competitive Teamwork; A Perspective. 224 pages.

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Trail Riding
By Janine M Wilder

Full color photographs. A comprehensive book on recreational trail riding that goes beyond the basics, featuring how-to’s for all kinds of situations.

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