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Why Cowboy Boots Have Spurs? Plus 5 Tips For Using Them

My son-in-law rides his horse with spurs on his cowboy boots, and I never wear spurs. Because we choose to ride differently created confusion for my grandson, he wondered why his daddy wears spurs, and I don’t. Spurs are worn on cowboy boots to aid riders to communicate commands to their horses. A slight touch …

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Can Leather Cowboy Boots Get Wet? 5 Tips to Protect Boots

My friend wears his cowboy boots every day, and since we live in south Louisiana, that means his cowboy boots get wet. He recently complained about some of his boots losing their shape and finesse. After explaining to him how to take care of his boots, I realized this is something others can benefit from …

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Should Cowboy Boots Be Hard to Put on? 4 Fitting Tips

I saw my young grandson struggle to pull on his cowboy boots and told my daughter that he’d outgrown his boots. She responded that cowboy boots are designed to be hard to put on, and his boots fit him fine. Well, I decided to challenge her on that statement. Broke-in cowboy boots shouldn’t be hard …

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Best Cowboy Boots with Zippers on the Side & Why You Need Them

When I tried zipper cowboy boots for the first time, I wasn’t sure what set them apart from regular boots. However, after putting them on a few times, I noticed several things that I loved about them. So I decided to share my thoughts on these boots and pick a few favorites for both men …

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Are Cowboy Boots Bad for Your Feet, Back, or Knees? 3 Keys

For more times than I care to remember, I get asked if wearing cowboy boots causes me problems with my feet, back, or knees. The questions’ frequency made me wonder if I’m alone in not having issues, so I decided to find out if others have problems wearing cowboy boots. Cowboy boots are not bad …

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Best Cowboy Boots for Men and Women With Plantar Fasciitis

Cowboy boots are essential footwear for many people, but can you find a comfortable pair if you suffer from plantar fasciitis? Cowboy boots support the foot better than most shoes and are incredibly comfortable for people suffering from plantar fasciitis. After being diagnosed with plantar fasciitis, I started wearing Ariat cowboy boots and recommend them …

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The 3 Best Ariat Steel Toe Work Boots

Finding comfortable, durable, and stylish work boots with steel toes can be difficult. However, since 1993, Ariat International’s work boots are well-known and famous because of their durability and comfort. Ariat makes many fine steel-toe work boots, but I found these three to be the best. Ariat steel toe work boots are made of high-quality …

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Cowboy Boots for Guys With Big Calves and Wide Feet

Cowboy boots are comfortable and versatile footwear; you can transition from riding to walking and then back again with ease. But if you have big calves or wide feet, finding the right boots can be difficult. Men with big calves and wide feet may face some issues others don’t understand, especially when it comes to …

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Should Cowboy Boots Slip at the Heel or Fit Tight?

My neighbor is convinced his new cowboy boots are too big because his heel slips up and down when he walks. Our friend’s daughter sold him the boots and assured him they fit him properly, who’s right? When boots are new, your heel should slip up about 1/2 inch, but once the cowboy boots are …

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The Best Women’s Cowboy Boots You Can Buy for under $100

When it comes to women’s cowboy boots, there are plenty of fabulous choices for under $100. Most are high quality, fashionable, and made to last. To find the best women’s boots for under $100, I recruited my daughter, wife, and female friends, and they provided much-appreciated opinions, critiques, and advice. After much debate, here are …

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