Welcome to the show, today is not your average hunting podcast but it is a fascinating topic and a fascinating guy.
I was first turned on to Ben Masters work after watching his documentary on Netflix called Unbranded, where Ben and his friends documented their journey from purchasing wild mustangs, to breaking them, and then riding them from Mexico to Canada. Even if you are not a horse person at all I highly encourage you to check out the film, Ben and the crew did an amazing job. The film was done to raise awareness to the issue we have with mustangs in this country. Much like many issues throughout our landscape the bulk of our populations live in concrete jungles sealed off from the issues that are not front of mind for them. In my attempt to understand the issue I thought it would be a great idea to talk with an expert in the matter. So with out further ado I bring you Mr. Ben Masters.
- Interview Starts (3:40)
- Starting the documentary (8:10)
- Humans and Mustangs (13:40)
- Training mustangs (23:10)
- The best place of the trip (34:40)
- Keeping bears out from the horses (38:20)
- Problems with wild horses (44:00)
- Keeping up with Ben Masters (1:38:30)
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