National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada

2017-06-27T11:45:12+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Horse News|

Butteri cowboys from the Maremma region of Italy, have been herding Maremmana cattle for centuries. They will share their poetry in Elko, Nevada at the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. The 29th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering —the nation’s greatest celebration of the American West, its people, culture and traditions—will take place January 28 to [...]

Virginia City, Nevada Holds International Camel Races

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 11th, 2012|Reviews|

The riders are tense at the starting line. Hooves anxiously paw at the dirt. Fans sitting in the stands lean forward in anticipation. There’s a countdown—“three, two, one”—and the gates fly open. But instead of horses running down the straightaway, there are three camels racing for the finish line. Welcome to the International [...]