Cowboy culture; Congalo, the horse whisperer at the Araras ecolodge in the wetlands of the Pantanal, Mato Grosso region of Brazil on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain_Mallory_Patanal-4296

Cowboys and Culture in the Pantanal

The first encounter with cowboys in the pantanal was a father and son rounding up cattle on our way to Mato Grosso wetland. Attempting to segregate a young calf which was being protected by the remainder of the herd, it appeared a game of chess, which the cows seemed to be winning. The cowboy was certainly experienced and his son …