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    Welcome to Cowboy Country

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    Training Stock Dogs: Part 2

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    Homes of the West: At Home in the Garden

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    Collecting Treasure – Western Memorabilia


Canadian Cowboy Association Finals is Moving

The Canadian Cowboys Association has reached an agreement with the Swift Current Ag & Ex along with the Swift Current Broncos hockey club to host the CCA Finals effective in 2016. The rodeo is currently held in conjunction with the Canadian Western Agribition at Regina and has previously been located...

Canadian Finals Rodeo Is Looking For A New Home

The future of Rexall Place is about to change. The long awaited Northlands Summary of Recommendations released on April 15, certainly presented a fuzzy future for the current deep-rooted host of the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR). In 2015 following a 42-year history in Edmonton, Alta., the Canadian Professional...


Burwash Honoured by the Industry

Dr. Wayne Burwash accepts the Alberta Horse Industry's Distinguished Service Award, during the association's Annual Horse Breeder's and Owner's Conference in January. Photo by Dr. Darrell Dalton. On January 10, at the Alberta Horse Breeders and Owner’s Conference in Red Deer, Alta., the Horse Industry Association...


Gerald “Hoover” Hays 1956–2015

Gerald "Hoover" Hays, competing at the Innisfail Pro Rodeo in 2002. Photo by Mike Copeman. Gerald “Hoover” Hays of Rocky Mountain House, Alta., passed away February 4, 2015, at 58 years old. Following his competitive rodeo career, Hays continued to follow the rodeo road as a steer wrestling hazer. In 2000, the Calgary Stampede...