Where the Wild Things Are At The Northwest Roundup

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The Northewest Roundup and Exhibition featured serveral wild and woolly events for participants of all ages.

A large number of participants took part from across the Valley and beyond.

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Many brave youngsters took a turn at Mutton Busting.

The main strategy is “Don’t Let Go!” and ride the sheep as far as you can.

In the Wild Horse Race participants must saddle and mount a wild horse, then ride it across the line.

Participants once again demonstrated tremendous commitment to the instruction “Don’t Let Go!”

Although the Wild Pony Race is a scaled down version of the Wild Horse Race, the ponies can seem 10 feet tall for the young participants trying to get on.

Here, one participant gets a friendly boost.