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Rusty May custom roping saddle $4250.00 (originally >$6K) plus shipping. A fork wooden tree wrapped and laced with rawhide made to fit a large appy. Ridden less than 25 times so it’s like new. 15 1/2 inch padded leather seat with bucking rolls. Seat and leg placement is skived into the under layers of leather to fit a man’s legs and seat and stirrups are turned out for quick mounting. This is a comfortable saddle that keeps knees happy for hours of riding. Beautiful and artistic geometric running design on skirt, back of high cantle, and stirrup leathers. Breastplate and mohair cinch included. It’s a beautiful saddle and well cared for. For pictures and more info email: Call Michael 970-219.3926 or email me:

FOR SALE: Big Stout Blue Roan 8-year-old quarter horse from Rafter 7 Ranch. Extensively trail experience; been on cattle; easy to trailer; 3 months with pro trainer Mark Smith. Super friendly!
Call Pat at 508-244-1735

Steve Mecum wade tree saddle 15” rough out seat and fenders. Basket stamp front and back. Roping horn with goat hide wrap. Bucking rolls. Fantastic used well taken care of saddle. It’s by far the most comfortable saddle You’ll ever ride! $4,500. Call Cathy Goscha 970-590-7658 or text for pictures.

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Welsh Ponies and Cobs for sale.  Sturdy, versatile mounts. Excellent bloodlines with papers. Hunter/Jumpers, Eventing, Dressage, trail riding, ranch work. Naturally raised outside. Foals, 2 year olds, older horses under saddle. 12.2h to 14.3h.  Call (650) 759-1769 for current list.  CA

Caldwell; BLM Mustang Mule
9 yr, 14.2  Handsome, intelligent, willing.  Packs, rides, trainer follows Brannaman technique.  $6000.00  Call Kathe Smothers  805-798-0234 or 951-763-2746 CA

Like New Cary Schwarz Wade (Only Used Once)
15″ seat, half-breed flower carved, rigged with exposed stirrup leathers, original wade horn with 3 1/2″ cap with MSB monogram. Wrapped for lefty but can be easily re-wrapped. $6500, call 740-286-4623 OH

Harwood Wade Saddle (Twain) For Sale
151/2 half breed with rough out seat. 7/8 rigging 3 in monel stirrups. Excellent condition kept in house. Very few rides. Photos upon request. Asking $5000 Call 615-944-9396

Bill Dorrance Rawhide Honda
For Sale $2500. One of the last few he braided. Braided in early 1998. See Pic here. Call Steve or text me with any questions 307-640-2825

McCall Lady Pendleton Saddle with Roping Horn $3,000  

Very pretty custom made McCall Lady Pendleton saddle. This is the most comfortable saddle I’ve ever owned. Great condition, about 4 years old, just barely broken in. 15.5″ seat. MQH (McCall’s Semi) is a 6 1/4″ gullet with 90 degree pitch to the bars. Roping horn. Rich, dark brown stain, small inlaid padded black seat, Cheyenne roll, brass hardware with Antique Pico Berry conchos, 1/2 rough out, full 2 line border with 1/2 Fancy Pansy tooling, rear cinch. The tooling is hand done by the master saddle builders at McCall. The custom work on the leather is lush and beautiful. McCall saddles are recommended by Buck Brannaman. You feel completely secure on trail rides. Wide stirrups. Your knees will appreciate this! If saddle needs to be shipped, buyer will pay shipping. Custom orders from McCall can take 3 to 6 months. Please contact me at for photos and any other information. 415-488-4301 home, or text 415-450-7005 CA

This list of available saddles were made by Bub Warren/Franklin Saddle Co. A legacy and history of 64 years has stopped taking orders and will sell remaining inventory listed below. Photos are available, call for more information. Also large inventory of chaps. Locates in Klamath Falls, OR. 541-350-2876.

#1 – Lady Wade
– SQH 8 x 6 1/2, 9″ fork 4/1/2″ cantle, 3/4 ring rig single 16″ seat (15/1/2), wood post horn 3 3/4″ x 4 1/2″ horn cap, Wyo. half leathers w/Blevins, Calif. round skirts – 28-30 lbs, $4,100.

#2 – Old Mexico slick fork
– 15 1/2″ seat, 4 1/2″ cantle, SQH 8 x 6 1/2, 9″ fork, Mexican horn 3′ x 3 1/2″ cap, Calif. round skirts, Wyo. half leathers, geometric & floral, Blevins, $5,800.

#3 – Will James 15 1/2″
– SQH 8 x 6 1/2, half breed floral & plain,  Cheyanne roll, 3/4 double rig, post dally 3 3/4″ x 2 1/2″ cap, mule wrap, Blevins with twist, Arizona single leathers, Calif. round skirts. $5,200.

#4 – Will James 16″
, rough out & floral, calif half leathers to lace 3/4 single stainless, SQH 8 x 6 1/2, 5 1/2″ cantle rawhide rim – gullet rawhide, horn rawhide cap 3 1/2″ x 2 3/4″ cap, mule wrap, Calif. round skirts, RO/carved bulldog taps, $6,000.

#5 – Bowman Roper 16″
, Calif round/sqh skirts, rawhide cantle & horn, 3/4 double ring rigging, post day 3 3/4″ x 2 3/4″ h, basket & oak leaf, 4″ cantle, Arizona single leathers, Blevins, $5,800.

#6 – Old Mexico Slick
, SQH 8 1/4 x 6 1/4, 16″ seat, 9″ fork, Mexican horn 4″ front of horn cap 6 1/2″, fully oak and floral, 5 1/2″ cantle, buck rolls, RD – square skirts, Calif. style fenders, 3/4 single ring rigging, carved stirrup hoods, custom mohair cinch with 1880 silver concha rigs (1860 early Calif. Mexico tree style). $8000.

#7 – Improved Assoc.
– SQH 8 x 6 1/2, 4″ cantle, Post Dly, 3″ x 2 3/4″ cap, Calif. half leathers, 24″ eagle bill taps, Calif. wild rose with basket, 3/4 single bronze ring. $8750.

#8 – Will James 16″
,  SQH 8 x 6 1/2, Post Dally 3 3/4″ x 3″ single ring rigging, rope rolled cantle & fork gullet, with laced w rawhide, large square skirts, Calif 1/2 fenders, 8 button seat, 26″ eagle bill taps, stepping silver conchos and horn cap (Bill Lusk) full floral carved. $11,950.

Stunning Kentucky Bluegrass Horse Property Gated, 4-board fencing, majestic trees & creek, 18-ac, private lane. Eight broodmare stalls and 2 BR/2BA in-barn condo – exquisite design, new construction, reclaimed 1880’s barn wood touches. Overlooks indoor arena. Gourmet kitchen – granite, stainless, custom.Outdoor arena. Trails. Great for custom build. Zoned agricultural. Robinson/Sothebys Intl, Clint Copenhaver 513-379-3467 KY

Two working student opportunities available for young women who are passionate and single-minded about quality horsemanship. Duties include starting colts, riding training horses, farm chores and helping with the cattle operation. Need strong riders to do groundwork and ride daily!  West central Georgia, one-year commitment. Contact Kathleen Beckham 970-219-9760 GA

Wanted: Lightweight Wade saddle with finished 14 1/2″-15″ seat. Please call 720-320-2716 CO

Summer or Full time Farm Help Weekends or after work/school.  Light lifting, sweeping barn, horse cleanup. Located a couple of miles south of Hygiene area. Handy Man or Woman adult/Student $10/hour 303-579-4974  Kathie CO

For Sale: Beautiful Hamley custom made saddle. Built, 1947, this saddle is still great for everyday use. All hand tooled. I have owned it since 1970 and used it extensively on several high withered horses. narrow gullet. Hamley replaced fleece and strings. for more info and photos. $2,000 NH

For Sale – Harwood Saddle: Dale Harwood Maker full flower tooled saddle made in the 1990s.  16” seat, 4” leather-wrapped horn, 7/8 built-in rigging, 3” Monel stirrups.  $12,500.  Pictures on request. CA (209)761-7127. CA

Like new Matt Miller Wade saddle in rough-out, with 15″ seat. Built on a 90 degree angled tree. Matt builds his own trees and has been giving saddle fit clinics for over 30 years. This is a true treasure at $4,500. Contact Kim McBride @ 541-771-1911. OR

Steve Mecum saddle on a Wade tree, 7-inch gullet, 15 1/2 seat. Always stored inside, great condition. Wrapped horn, roper stirrups, silver conchos. $4,200 plus shipping. Call Matt at 303-709-4742. Photos available upon request. 

Horsemanship Headquarters Ranch For Sale.  20 acres with water rights; 90’x150′ covered arena; connected to 80’x50′ barn with vet room; 2 outdoor arenas, horse pens galore; borders Forest Service lands.  Super cute living area. $725,000. Coldwell Banker Select Horse & Ranch Division. Contact lee.mckinney@cbselectre.com775-783-6273 for all N NV rural properties.

Paid internship! Cow/calf operation, improve your horsemanship and ranch roping skills. Send resume to GA

Northwest Nevada Horse Properties
Looking for horse facilities, ranch lands, homes with acreage, or vacant land?  Give me a call. I know Ag and horse properties from the ground up. Beautiful Carson Valley area.  Coldwell Banker Select. Minden, NV 775-901-6024

Athletic Christian female seeking committed Christian horseman/rancher to share a life with, to glorify God and to enjoy the goodness of working the land. If interested, please email Bren at