04-22-2012, 08:27 PM
| || |
I'm not sure if this counts, but I have gathered/mustered cattle in english saddles.
Now I wasn't riding a true blue cutting horse or anything, nor were we cutting them out for branding and such, but I wasn't just poking along either.
We often had to muster them from the open pasture for transport or vet work and I was able to herd, bring back, and dive after bolters fairly well.
Haven't done it for a while, but still would have no problem going out and doing it more often in an english saddle.