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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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Cancelled Due to Coronavirus: Buck Brannaman Clinic, Fort Collins, CO. May 22-24, 2020. Foundation Horsemanship and Horsemanship One, $750 per class. Last Resort Equestrian Center, 851 West County Road 70, Fort Collins, CO 80524. 9 am to 4:30 pm Spectators $30 a day pay at the door To participate contact: LuAnn Goodyear luannlresort@aol.com 970-690-1854

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. https://vineyardweststables.weebly.com  CA

Premier horse facility in southwestern New Mexico, Mimbres Valley.   
43 Acres (2 legal parcels), all usable land, bordered by the Gila National forest for great riding out the back gate.Easy living, energy efficient, custom home with grid-tie solar and generator backup. Wrap around porch, patio with ramada, hot tub, sauna.Covered arena with sand/rubber footing, round pen, four stall Barnmaster barn, garage, lots of extra storage. 30+ acres of pasture, native gramma grass, cross-fenced into ten pastures and turnouts, 3 with run-in shelters. Turnkey sale includes all farm equipment. State of the art “Grow Dome” greenhouse. Optimal privacy with excellent access off of quiet, 2 lane paved road. $999,000 (reduced from $1.3MM) suechiverton@gilanet.com, 575-536-3109 for  information. Click here for photos. NM

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 sheri@fifthplane.com 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 Kathleen@greyhorsellc.com 970-219-9760 GA
Wanted: Lightweight Wade saddle with finished 14 1/2″-15″ seat. Please call 720-320-2716 CO

Custom woman’s saddle – $2500.00 plus shipping. Leather is a unique light reddish brown and very unusual. Wade tree with buck’n’rolls, a bars a bit wider made to fit a larger mustang. 15 1/2 inch padded burgandy leather seat. Seat and leg placement is skived into the under layers of leather to fit a woman’s legs and seat. This is the most comfortable saddle that keeps knees happy for hours of riding. Beautiful and artistic design of wild roses on skirt, back of cantle, and stirrup leathers, and matching breastplate. Mohair cinch. Excellent condition. For pictures and more info email: Call Sara 970-481-5857 or email me: sara@prairiewinds.com

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. rickweinberg@earthlink.net 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. saddleup379@gmail.com 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 bbnranch@gmail.com GA

Rusty May custom woman’s saddle – $4500.00 plus shipping. Leather is a unique light reddish brown and very unusual. Wade tree with buck’n’rolls, a bars a bit wider made to fit a larger mustang. 15 1/2 inch padded burgandy leather seat. Seat and leg placement is skilled into the under layers of leather to fit a woman’s legs and seat. This is the most comfortable saddle that keeps knees happy for hours of riding. Beautiful and artistic design of wild roses on skirt, back of cantle, and stirrup leathers, and matching breastplate. Mohair cinch. Excellent condition. For pictures and more info email: Call Sara 970-481-5857 or sara@prairiewinds.com NM

For Sale: Like new Cary Schwarz Will James sanded rough-out saddle with some floral carving on Warren Wright association tree. Mule wrapped wade horn, 16” seat with Cheyenne roll,  5” Monel stirrups,  and matching breast collar included. $5500. Also assorted Tom Balding Snaffle Bits, slightly used, great prices. Email for photos casacactus@aol.com or call 310-779-0572 for more details. CA

Steve Mecum custom saddle – $4400.00 plus shipping. Slick fork, wade tree,16 inch rough-out seat, quarter horse bars, rolled cantle, partial domestic rose design, matching breastplate and back cinch with buck knife sheath. Excellent condition. Stored inside my house year round. For pictures and more info email: elizatg@gmail.com

Equestrian Estate in Georgia Find further details at the website roquemorefarm.com. Phone: 404-484-6235 Email: roquemorefarm@gmail.com

Dale Harwood Maker Wade saddles (2) for sale made in 1992 and 1986. Full floral tooling.  Asking  $18,000 and $15,000.00.  dhsaddles4sale@gmail.com CO.

Four Broke Geldings For Sale
Gentle, found, good minded, good looking ranch raised horses. Good to rope, work cattle, trail ride. Range from 7-12 years old. Grey, blue roan, red roan and sorrel. One finished bridle horse. Priced $15,000-20,000. Also several new and used custom saddles. Contact Ty 406-642-9592

Ranch Hand Wanted
Housing, salary, and benefits. Buck Brannaman style of horsemanship. Horseback, cow-calf operation. Colt starting opportunities. Branding, doctoring cattle, plenty of roping. Western experience in the East! 478-256-4029 bbnranch@gmail.com GA

John Willemsma 15 ½” Smooth Out Half Breed Roping Saddle, Floral Tooled
Very nice saddle and it’s in excellent condition.  Very little use and always stored indoors.  I can forward photographs.  Saddle is complete (girth, cinch, stirrups) and will sell with matching smooth Willemsma breast collar and shaped 5 Star wool felt pad, 1”.  All in excellent condition. Asking $4,850 for package.  Contact: mkrumlaw@yahoo.com or cell 513-315-5907. OH

Cary Schwarz Saddle For Sale
John Michaud Wade tree, 15″ seat, flat plate rig, eight strings, loop seat, matching breast collar and saddle bags. Oxbow stirrups. Punchy saddle, great shape. Asking $4500. caryschwarz@gmail.com or 208-756-8383 ID

Original Certified Hamley Saddle
14″ Seat, Lady Triangle Tree, 3/4 full bar rigging, Desert Rose tooling, with border, N605 cowgirl mattes@aol.com 412-398-8838 PA

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 lee.mckinney@cbselectre.com