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Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association

Do You Know These 12 Great 2021 NFR Head and Heel Horses?

These are 12 horses we've not yet written profiles on this week, but ones that have stood out over the years that we've covered time and time again.

Rope Horses

Did You Know? Barrel Horse of the Year is a World-Class Head Horse, Too

Jordon Briggs won the barrel racing in Round 8 of the 2021 NFR on board world-class 2021 Barrel Horse of the Year and head horse, Famous Lil Jet—aka “Rollo”.

Rope Horses

Did You Know These Great Horses Are All Related? [PART 1]

[PART 1] The rope horse industry isn’t as full of closely related mounts as other disciplines. But some of those horses that are closely related shine so brightly that others are taking notice of the bloodlines that really matter. Here are just a few of the top equine talents you might not have realized are related, and we’ll offer Part Two of this story in our November 2021 issue.

Rope Horses

With Breeding Incentives Exploding, TRJ’s 2022 Breeder’s Guide Will Be Premier Space to Highlight Stallions

The application deadline for the 2021 TRJ Breeder's Guide is now extended to Dec. 15, 2021!

Badlands Bits & Spurs Futurity Trevor Brazile Tuckin Away Buckles

Team Roping News

Brazile and Philipp Dominate Badlands Futurity

Trevor Brazile claimed first on Tuckin Away Buckles and third place on Rowdy Spook Affair in the four-steer average of the 4-year-old heading futurity, while John Philipp won the 4-year-old heeling futurity aboard Bill Cappel’s BMC Metallic Gem at the Badlands Bits & Spurs Futurity.

Heeling

Paden Bray’s Secret to Keeping a Horse Soft

How Paden Bray uses an O-ring on all of his horses to keep them soft and responsive.

Team Roping Events

Badlands Bit & Spur Rope Horse Futurity Targeting 4-Year-Olds with $20,000 Added Money

Organizers are waiving the $250 late fee for 2021, with the $1,000 entries closing August 27.

Team Roping News

Brazile and American Greed Sweep Heading and Heeling at Inaugural Royal Crown Futurity

Trevor Brazile and Lari Dee Guy's American Greed absolutely dominated the 2021 Royal Crown Futurity in Rock Springs, Wyoming, winning both ends and sweeping every round of the heading.

Team Roping Tips

Are You Creating Good or Bad Habits in Your Rope Horse?

Trevor Brazile explains the importance of evaluating your team roping practices to ensure we are teach our horses something.

Rope Horses

How to Make a Rope Horse Anyone Can Ride

Zane Bruce has spent a lifetime training horses for the public. Here are his insights into making one most ropers can get along with.

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