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Great Video! Great job, capturing everything that makes the Cowboy Capital of the World Pro Rodeo so Great!

Cool video, Awesome rodeo!

Coco Keeping

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Congratulations to Pete Carr Pro Rodeo for the selection of these great rodeo athletes to this years NATIONAL FINALS RODEO! 

2 weeks ago
Mandy Shaff

The Western Wishes kid for the Cowboy Capital of the World Pro Rodeo in Stephenville, TX was 9-year-old Kase, a 3rd grader from Santo, Texas. Attending with us were his mother Ashley and sister Ava. He was diagnosed with Visual Processing Disorder when he was 5 years old along with some other issues. He loves fishing, hunting, camping, and anything about history. His mom Ashley said he is the happiest kid she knows and is always trying to make people laugh or smile with his good sense of humor.

It doesn’t get any more cowboy than Stephenville! It is one of the last stops of the season for the PRCA so the stakes are high for a lot of cowboys and cowgirls trying to qualify for the National Finals. Add in Pete Carr Pro Rodeo animal athletes and you’ve got yourself a rousing good time! We met behind the chutes with bull fighter Bryce Redo, pick up man Jeremy Willis, bull rider Alex Cardozo and rodeo clown Gizmo McCracken. We watched from box suite seats where you can get dirt kicked up on you if you are lucky😊 Kase enjoyed a special introduction to the crowd by announcer and committee member Ben Clements and a visit from rodeo royalty to boot. This was definitely a feel-good wish and it was a pleasure hosting Kase!

I would like to take a moment to stress the importance and benefits of equine therapeutic riding centers. Kase’s mom said TREAT Therapeutic Riding Center at Tarleton State University has helped him TREMENDOUSLY with his communication skills, hand/eye coordination, and core strength. This is something I hear time and time again. These centers are expensive to run and rely on a lot of volunteers. Several years ago I volunteered for one and it opened my eyes to what a horse does for a person and the impact they make in our lives. It is hard to put into words what you feel when you watch a 1000 lb horse carry a severely handicapped teenager who is obviously having the time of their life. The same horse that can gallop a pasture at top speed stands so patient and still as a vulnerable child is put upon their back. A former marine with PTSD can find some sense of peace when he trots around an arena and has only the horse to focus on. So if you have extra tack or cash laying around donate to a equine therapeutic center. Or donate your time to this worthy cause. Your life will be better because of it.

Thank you’s

The entire Stephenville Committee, especially Casey Hammons who always works hard to provide a great experience for the wish kids

Shelby Huxen of TREAT Therapeutic Riding for nominating Kase

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Want to relive allllllll the excitement of the 2021 Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA Rodeo from the comfort of your living room? Your in LUCK! Tune in to the CowboyChannel at 2PM CST TODAY for a #CowboyCapital rodeo marathon! All three performances will be broadcasted this afternoon for millions of #CowboyChannel viewers. Pretty cool huh? 

Relive all the great rides, fast barrel racing times, clean roping runs as announced by Doug Mathis- PRCA Rodeo Announcer. Listen to our very own Ben Clements as he presents our rodeo sponsors as their flags fly by or their particular event comes up. Maybe even catch a few glimpses of the Miss Cowboy Capital Pro Rodeo Royalty waving as they fly by! Or even funny man Gizmo McCracken as entertains the crowd. 

Thank you to ALL the sponsors of the 2021 Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA Rodeo! What a fun, family friendly event to be apart of?!? Your participation is much appreciated by not only the rodeo committee but the rodeo fans and rodeo contestants as well. THANK YOU to all involved for helping make Stephenville’s PRCA Rodeo worthy of being called the Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA Rodeo! See y’all in 2022! 🤠

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I saw all three rounds on Cowboy Channel Plus. Had to use my headphones for round one because the audio was really low.

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The Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA Rodeo was so proud to once again fly the Stephenville Tourism and Visitors Bureau flag and present them as the Title Sponsor of this years rodeo. We might be slightly partial...but Stephenville is an AMAZING place to visit and an even better place to live! Year round family friendly events, as well as delicious places to dine, unique stores to shop at, places to see, all in a town full of friendly and welcoming folks! THANK YOU to the Tourism and Visitors Bureau! 🤠💙🤠

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