Buffalo Stampede

Buffalo Stampede, what I think of as a stampede is a wild, out-of-control run.    Do bison really stampede? I have spoken with several ranchers/producers from Texas to Alaska, Tribes, and Government herds, only one has witnessed a bison stampede. They said they have no idea what could have started it,  just by chance were there to witness it and some fences were taken down in the stampede, but no bison were seriously hurt.    Bison have been here forever and I don’t believe they would not be accustomed to wolves howling, lightning, and severe storms. Those things were all … Read more

Golden Gate Park

  San Francisco Chronicle San Francisco California Feb 2, 1891 A BIG BUFFALO BULL On His Way to Golden Gate Park Born and Raised on a Farm in Kansas He is a Splendid Specimen of His Kind – Labeling the Rare Trees A big bull bison is on his way to Golden Gate Park. He comes all the way from Garden City Kansas where he was born and raised on a buffalo farm run by one Jones. He that is the – bison is four years old and or the genuine simon pure breed, his immediate predecessors having roamed the … Read more