October 19, 2018
They had a bucking horse contest in Watford a couple of days ago. I wasn’t there. I wish I had been. They bucked nearly a hundred young horses out. Putting a dummy on them. No, a real dummy. It’s a deal rigged up to come off a young horse after a few seconds. Gives you a chance to see how these colts are going to perform as they get older. It’s a contest between stock contractors and bucking horse breeders.
I’ve always had a soft spot for bucking horses. Unless they are saddle horses that buck. Over the years I’ve gotten so I don’t really care for that kind. But we raise...