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Cowboy Lifestyle

Cowboy lifestyle

The cowboy lifestyle is one of mystery and intrigue…at least to those looking in. For the cowboys living the dream, well it’s just a way of life. A hardworking but satisfying way of life. In these posts we would like to share thoughts on the cowboy way and how it can be enjoyed more thoroughly and tips on how to do things with a bit more excellence. And we may throw in a bit of humor now and again.

enjoy our recent COWBOY LIFESTYLE posts

Horses | Resources for horse owners | Owning a horse | Free resource page for horse owners

Free Resource Page for Horse Owners

I feel you. Owning a horse is wonderful and simple and all you've ever dreamed of. But there are also some challenging moments, right? Acquiring and hauling enough hay for ...
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Cowboy lifestyle | What is a cowboy | Cowboy work | Horse and cowboy | Do you wonder if you have what it takes to be a cowboy? Do you have what it takes? See if these 5 ways of a cowboy's life sum it up.

Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Cowboy?

We've all known them. The cowboys who wear the jeans and we're not sure why. This might warrant tar and feathers, but even some of the rodeo events produce cowboys ...
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Cowboy lifestyle | How to be a cowboy | A job for a new cowboy | Turn to the new cowboy next to you and be encouraging. Love the people around you. It will make your work environment a better, more honoring and fun place.

New Cowboy on the Horizon

It seems as if the cowboy world is shrinking. I'm not talking about the rodeo world, but the died in the wool cowboy world where the cowboy makes a living ...
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Cowboy | Cowboy Lifestyle | Work of a Cowboy | Cowboys and horses | What is a cowboy? There are a few words that come to mind when I think of a cowboy. What is revealed when the layers are pealed away?

So…What IS a Cowboy?

Oh, cowboys. How we are drawn to you. Some may see a cowboy from a distance and look on with awe: wooed, imagining a life working with beautiful horses and riding ...
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Cowboy | Cowboy Lifestyle | Cowboy jobs | What does a cowboy do? | What is a day working cowboy worth? Don't sell yourself short. You may not be a doctor, but you are worth your salt. Know what you are worth.

What is a Day Working Cowboy Worth?

How different the professions of a doctor and a cowboy. And similar. Don't laugh, hear me out ...
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Horses | Horse Training | Horse Care | "What should a horse know by the end of 30 days?" Print out this helpful, FREE printable: The 30 60 90 day horse to give you a training starting point.

The 30, 60, 90 Day Horse

The 30, 60, 90 Day horse is a hot topic. And there are a lot of opinions and varying answers. This is because there are so many variables:  age, personalities ...
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Cowboy Lifestyles | Cowboys | Tax day tips for cowboys | Tax Day Tips: Don't let taxes be the ruin of you. Make it as easy as possible. Get it done, then go back out, step on that horse and make some more money.

“Tax Day Tips”: 10 tips for cowboys!

April 15th is always just around the corner and we have not always followed these tax day tips. Tax day is a day to be dreaded, at least in our ...
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Cowboy lifestyle | New Ranch Job | Cowboy | Questions for your ranch boss | 5 questions to ask a rancher before hiring on. It's time to find the right job for you. You, cowboy, need to realize your worth!

5 questions to ask a rancher before hiring on

Being hired on in any job can be both an exciting and terrifying time. A lot of things are said, decided upon and signed even before you step foot on ...
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Cowboy | Cowboy Lifestyle | Thank you Cowboy | Your's and the cowboy's jobs are worlds apart and yet intertwined. We believe you may be more influenced by the American Cowboy than you think.

4 Things the American Cowboy Does for YOU

You may feel like you are very far removed from the west and the cowboy lifestyle, but in reality, the American cowboy may be more involved in your life than ...
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Cowboy | Cowboy Work | How to be a Cowboy | Cowboy Income | 12 ideas on how you can earn and increase income as a cowboy. Multiple streams of income for the average, day-working cowboy!

12 Ways a Cowboy Can Earn & Increase Income

Multiple streams of income may not be on the forefront of your mind. But when pay-day comes and the bills roll in, you wonder why the job you love the ...
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Cowboy | Rancher | Cowboy Lifestyle | Working Cowboy | If you follow these four DO's and DON'Ts of cowboy etiquette, you very well may turn the tide on your un-cowboy outfit. Give it a try and see what happens!

Cowboy Etiquette: working on an un-cowboy outfit

Cowboy etiquette: What to do when the ranch you are working for isn't a cowboy outfit. If you have cowboy oozing out of your bones and are unable to contain ...
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