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  • Embrace Your West Photo Contest

    Have you heard about our Embrace Your West Photo Contest yet? Have a look at the details – and big change, we’ve opened up the contest to all photographers – amateur, professional – y’all can now enter. And thanks to those photographers who contacted us to let us know they wanted to participate but, couldn’t […]

  • Embrace Your West Photo Contest

    2013 Embrace Your West Photo Contest Grab your camera and partner with us to unfold the real WEST! Western Horse Review is kicking off its inaugural western photography competition. This photo contest is all about appreciating the richness of our Canadian idea of living in the western way, recognizing its authenticity and celebrating how it […]

  • Canada’s Greatest Western Town

    Canada’s Greatest Western Town

    Our idea of West much less geographical, than it is a mindset. No matter where we live in this country it is about a life that is engaged with western culture – appreciative and honoring the land, from the cowboy tradition to current views. It’s modern, but respectful and mindful of tradition and history. It’s […]

  • Embrace Winter – A Survival Kit

    For all the rest of us horsey folk who are not currently in Arizona, while yet, another cold blast of winter comes in – fear not! I have come up with a Winter Survival Kit for surviving a Canadian winter. In Canada. It was necessary. The lack of Vitamin D was making me a little […]

  • September/ October 2013

    Purchase [add_to_cart item=”201309″ ] Features Embrace Your West The results are in! The winners of the Western Horse Review photo contest are named. Heartbreak in the Water The stories of three Albertan families who went head to head with the flood waters of 2013 and came out the other side with a new appreciation for […]

  • Heavy Horse Love

    It was pure heavy horse love last night at the Calgary Stampede’s Showcase Stir-up night. Adeline Halvorson’s original artwork, unveiled during the special invite night, depicts a beautiful and kind-eyed gentle giant. There have been few Calgary Stampede posters in the 101 year history of the Show as singular in theme. I thought Halvorson’s vision […]

  • KEEPING IT 100

    This model slash influencer, slash broker and barrel racer has an impressive list of credentials on his resume. His positive attitude and continued conversation around inclusivity in barrel racing makes him a game-changer for the ages. By Aleesha Harris Charles McKay of Vancouver, BC, recalls with a laugh, the transaction that garnered him his first […]

  • Embracing Mental Wellness

    Embracing Mental Wellness

    With so much loss associated with the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s easy to understand why a significant number of mental health issues started rearing their ugly heads in 2020. The good news is, horses are a healthy coping mechanism for dealing with it all. In this two-part blog, we get some meaningful advice from Psychologist Vanessa […]

  • Stampede Style 2019

    Stampede Style 2019

    If you’re wondering what’s trending this Stampede, our sources at Lammle’s Western Wear are telling us it’s Wrangler, Wrangler, Wrangler – WEAR THE W! This year, full flare legs in light washes and high rises are all the rage in bottoms. Retro-styled Wrangler tees in fun colorways from Wrangler’s modern line are rounding out the […]