Cowboys, in most cases in the 1800s, didn't even own their own horses. They had to rope his ride from a Remuda, and then he'd have to tame the dang horse before he could do his days work.
Remuda; in the Southwest, a herd of extra saddle horses kept, as remounts, on ranches and on cattle drives.
This is a sculpture that I worked on last summer. I'm going to get it ready to be cast into bronze.
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I'll be in my studio late tomorrow. I am off to get my van's new tires tomorrow morning.