– Ray Hunt
– Buck Brannaman
– “Jaquima a Freno” in Ontario
The word Vaquero means “cowboy” and has been Anglicized to Buckaroo. The Vaquero are the legendary horsemen of the western USA.
The Vaquero, the legendary Spanish horsemen who introduced the style of horsemanship that is now recognized as natural horsemanship.
What We Do
We promote the Vaquero style of horsemanship, connecting people with clinicians, horses, equipment suppliers and basic training information.
Tom Dorance is a near mystical character in the world of horsemanship. In this brief article an interesting insight is added.
Los Vaqueros have a lingo their own, mostly derived from Spanish words that have long since been mispronounced – here is a sampling.
Lunging a horse – your foot positioning will make a lot of difference, try this.
Come and join me, and some friends, as we ride with Martin on the Shoofly Ranch and up onto the BLM land, where you can see and ride for endless miles.
I was able to get into a weeklong private clinic with Martin, thanks to Katie Wilking of Utah who had booked a week with Martin to get help with two of her own horses. Martin’s clinics are always client focused, although he seems most at ease when working cattle and other forms of stockmanship. This…
Clinic report from Buck Brannaman, Buffalo, NY, Clinic 2023.