Real-life ranch hands represented area cattle operations during a Ranch Rodeo hosted Friday night by the Osage County Cattlemen’s Association.
Four-person teams took part part in the competitions held at Pawhuska’s Osage County Fairgrounds Arena. Events included calf sorting, cattle doctoring and wild cow milking.
Ranches represented by the teams included Stierwalt Cattle Company, Jason Reed LLC, Rockin’ P, Sondra Drummond, Reed Bros Ranch, Sooner Land and Cattle, Buford Ranches (Craig and Osage counties), Murphy Ranch and Kottke Cattle Company.
Also participating were Sweetwater/Whitmire Ranches, Newkirk Farmers Ranchers, Gray G- Ranch, Chambers Ranch, Chambers C Cross Ranch, Fred G. Drummond, Rodriguez Ranch, Ball Ranch, H Cross Cattle Company and Cross S Ranch.