$200 Gift Certificate
For this $200 gift certificate, please provide us with recipient details, including their address and any special message you’d like attached.
The Complete Jack Brainard Book Collection
Here is your chance to purchase all three of these classic books written by the talented author Jack Brainard, who has been a horse trainer, breeder, and judge for over 50 years. This collection includes Cowboys Past, Present and Future, If I Were To Train A Horse, and A Horseman Remembers His First 90 Years. This collection will be the perfect gift for anyone interested in learning about the history of the cowboy, reading about Brainard’s knowledge and wisdom of classical horsemanship, and following along with a memoir that includes almost a century’s worth of experiences in the equine industry.
$500 Gift Certificate
For this $500 gift certificate, please provide us with recipient details, including their address and any special message you’d like attached.
A Horseman Remembers His First 90 Years by Jack Brainard
In this memoir that spans over nearly a century, Jack Brainard shares his experiences growing up on the plains of South Dakota to his time in the Army, and from ranching and training horses to becoming one of the founding members of associations including Stock Horse of Texas, National Reining Horse Association, Iowa Quarter Horse Association, and Midwest Quarter Horse Association. He also talks about his time as a judge and clinician and his current endeavors in western dressage. This book would make a perfect gift for anyone who wants to read a memoir about the way the landscape of the equine industry in America has changed over time and the importance of the industry in today’s society. It is full of interesting reflections, educational facts, and provides plenty of humor for the reader. It’s definitely a great read!
Reinsman Of The West by Ed Connell
In this follow-up to his first book Hackamore Reinsman, Ed Connell further explains the method of training a California-style reined horse. This is the only book of its kind that explains bridling in such detail according to the traditions of the Old Californios. This book would make a great gift for anyone who is interested in learning about the art and skill behind finishing a horse in the bridle, the functionality and use of different Spanish bits, and the handling of a well-trained bridle horse.
Ascencion DVD #G6
In the winter of 1969, 13-year old Ascencion Banuelos leaves his 13 siblings and his home in Lobatos, Mexico and risks his life to cross the river into the U.S. His perilous journey is driven by his desire to become a horse trainer. His hope to work with horses-magnificent creatures he had grown to love and understand, dominates his every thought. Ascencion believes all things are possible if he could make it to the U.S.
Watch the amazing story of the young boy who through years of sacrifice, hard work, and proving himself extraordinary in a world of ordinary becomes a world renown cutting horse trainer & competitor earning nearly 2.5 million dollars in competition, becomes a U.S. citizen and becomes the 1st Mexican American to be inducted into the NCHA Hall of Fame.
Like a WWII veteran, Ascencion has never talked about his struggles. This is his story of guts, grit and triumph as he broke through racial and economic barriers to set a new precedent in the competitive cutting horse world. This is Ascencion…the story of one man who refused to take no for an answer while following his dream.