Below you'll find the past few Spirit of the West Shows.
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The current show - #21443 Weekend of October 25th, 2014:
The Spirit of the West
Looks like most of the cows are down from the summer range. Not even any fresh
tracks out here. Billie took this shot of Hugh & Stanley looking for remnants.
With some of those crisp clean songs of the west, some sensible horse training advice and the cowboy wisdom of Baxter Black,
this is a show with lots of appeal. Missouri cowboy Jeff Anslinger describes his adventures capturing wild cattle in the
Ozarks and his thought on what a real cowboy should be. There's a captivating piece of cowboy poetry and some interesting
information on the Rangeland News as well.
Show - #21442 Weekend of October 18th, 2014:
Show - #21442
Some fast action with Hugh on Stanley, Gord on Fancy and Vic on JJ during the fall work.
Capturing wild cattle in the Ozarks, saving yearling steers caught inside a culvert, swimming cows and calves across a
swollen creek, the adventures experienced by the folks you hear from on this show will have you amazed. The mix of pure
western music will reflect the beauty of the west along with sound horse training advice and the News of the Rangeland.
Show - #21441 Weekend of October 11th, 2014:
Show - #21441
Hugh & his good mare Cody with some of the top hands
from Canine Cowboy Crew on a fall gather last week
This week Baxter Black shares an idea for making air travel less stressful by having the airlines follow the example of
dude wranglers. The Rangeland News looks at if and when consumers will begin to resist the rising price of beef,
The Horse training file looks at a small but important piece of equipment the top hands use to make things easier on
their horse and Hugh visits with the chairman of the Hollywood Christmas Parade and president of a company that publishes
western novels, John Goodwin.
Show - #21440 Weekend of October 4th, 2014:
Show - #21440
Cool Drink for hard working horses on a warm fall day
This week Hugh visits with a working cowboy who shares some very personal stories about his love of the life and the special
horses, good ones and tough ones that he has special memories of. The music is a real reflection of the unique and rich
experiences that only those who live it can really appreciate. Baxter Black's Cowboy commentary, the Horse Training File
and the Rangeland News will keep you close and you'll really enjoy the story behind this week's classic song of the west.
Show - #21439 Weekend of September 27th, 2014:
Show - #21439
Last week Hugh was recruited to help brand and doctor a Highland Calf
and as the two heel catch was made his good mare Cody was not at all
worried about Mom's big set of horns.
This week Hank McEwan is back to talk about his days working with the vaqueros of California and memories of many years
of shoeing horses all over the country. There's a generous load of some of the finest music in the west from folks who
live the life. The Rangeland News looks at an increase in cattle rustling and the relationship between cattle prices
and price of beef at the super market. You'll hear another cowboy poetry masterpiece to make this another hour of great