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3 Reasons To Visit the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum TODAY!

If you live near or in Oklahoma City, count yourself lucky for today’s post. If you don’t, start looking into spending your next long weekend in Oklahoma! I recently had the privilege of visiting the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City,…

Taking The Next Step – How to get your Pro Rodeo card.

You’ve been barrel racing for years, you’ve won some hefty checks & you travel anywhere from all over your state to Georgia & beyond to compete at huge super shows & NBHA World Finals. You’re confident in your running style & have an unbreakable bond between you &…

These Boots Were Made For Walking! How Western Boots are Really Made.

Ever wondered how those magically stylish yet functional boots of foot art are made? Well today’s your lucky day! Western boots (commonly known as cowboy or cowgirl boots) come in all styles, shapes, cuts & sizes. They range from beautifully basic & functional to…

International Cowgirl Blog featured on Piaffe Style – TheraPlate

Eeeeekkkkk!!! I am so excited that my article got published on Piaffe Style’s website. Have a read here! TheraPlate – and not the kind you eat off. I would like to extend a huge thank you to Christa of Piaffe Style for giving me…

GUEST POST! What we should learn from dressage riders

I would like to say a huge thank you to Christa of Piaffe Style for this month’s guest post. I know you are all going to love it! Head on over to her website for training, competition, lifestyle, grooming & health tips & information….

Rodeo & Country Music – What else do you need?

It’s that time again for the RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo here in Kissimmee, Florida. We are already rodeo crazed and counting down the days until dirt flies BUT we have a cherry on top that you will hop right out of the saddle…

What I Learnt From Photographing in 2018!

As we wrap up 2018 here in a handful of days, I was reflecting on how this year went and how I can improve in 2019. I photographed horses shows & local rodeos at an 85% attendance throughout the year at one rodeo arena…

GUEST POST! How Horses Help with Your Mental Health

Hi there gang! International Cowgirl here! I would like to give a huge thanks to Sarah Jones for writing this month’s guest post. Sarah is a freelance writer currently writing for Equi Supermarket in the United Kingdom. I hope you love her article as…

Desert Dreams – The Gobi Desert Cup

It’s August & I couldn’t be more excited to share an adventure with you! I don’t know about you but time is flying by this year & The Gobi Desert Cup is quickly approaching.   What is this GOBI DESERT CUP, you say? What: Taken…

Therapeutic Effects of Horseback Riding For Adults

Guest post by the brilliant Mike Shortridge. Enjoy! Horses have long been used to provide therapy for both adults and children for a number of reasons as well as just for pleasure or for competing. Studies have proven the benefits of interaction between humans…