Cowboy Spurs

History The cowboy spur started life as a small metal spike attached to the foot called a Prick, back in the 11th century. Throughout the centuries, the spur has changed in use and design. Mounted Knights in the medieval ages were awarded them as a sign of their rank. Cowboy Spurs were mainly used to … Read more

Cowboy Spurs

Welcome to our site where you can get information and great deals on Western, Antique and custom cowboy spurs. Please Like our new Facebook page for more information and to speak to fellow Cowboy Spurs lovers. Western spurs are one of the most recognizable items in a Cowboys equipment. Not just a handy tool for … Read more

Western Spur Straps

Where would you be without your Western Spur Straps? Left without your boot spurs – thats where! Custom designed and hand tooled spur straps are available here. Designs Choose from a wide range of designs and types from leather to ones with velcro fastenings for western fashion items. English Spur Straps which are more conservative … Read more

The Spur: History, Art, Culture, Function

This book is a must if you are interested in collecting anything related to western american memorabilia. The book, part of a 3 part series on cowboy gear, features photographs by David R. Stoecklein showing cowboys spurs and related items in glorious color and in perfect detail. The amazing workmanship can be seen in each … Read more

Cowboy Spur Heel Chain

An important part of the cowboy spur is the heel chain. Although this item is not really required to keep the spurs on your boots (depending on the spur design), it does add a little extra flash and show. The spur heel chain is designed go around the back of the wearers boot but many … Read more