Backyard Horseman

Ron Rude

Biography

Ron Rude has kept a few horses on a few acres with a limited budget for nearly forty years. He is the author of Waiting for Otto and Wild Horses Running, as well as numerous articles in equine publications. Ron rides extensively in the backcountry, occasionally works cattle for neighborhood ranches, and reads widely on the subject of horsemanship. He lives in Plains, Montana, with his wife Karen.