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Cowboy Saw Chex. Herd sire at Rivers Bend Ranch

Cowboy Saw Chex full brother of Cowboy Casanova


Over 125 Years in The Ranching Business

We take great pride in raising some of the nations finest Paint Horses, Registered Texas Longhorns, Wagyu cattle, Dorper and Katahdin sheep. Our family has been in the ranching business in northwest New Mexico for over 125 years. With this heritage behind us we know what it takes to raise animals that meet the demands of todays clients .


Grass fed lamb treasured by upscale resturants

Dorper and Katahdin sheep produce a superior meat that has a very amazing flavor. Their tender juicy cuts will have you craving that next bite. 


American Wagyu and Wagyu cross Cattle

Wagyu and Wagyu cross cattle offer the finest cuts of beef available to the person who wants the best money can buy. The Japanese designed this breed to produce superior marbling and tenderness to every cut of meat. If you really want to impress your guests or just enjoy some of the finest beef available then you want to explore Wagyu Beef.

World Class Texas Longhorns

Or up and coming young cow herd


We are proud of our Drag Iron, Clear Point, Hunts Command Respect, Red Iron, Robert W Chex and Winchester daughters just to name a few. Our herd is made up of the who's who of the longhorn breed. Contact us for available offspring.  

Drag Iron


2014 Horn Showcase World Champion and Longhorn Expo Champion Horn Composite. Photo Courtesy of Dickinson Cattle Co. LLC. www.texaslonghorn.com

Red Iron


The outstanding younger full brother of Drag Iron. Owned by Longhorn Ventures, Boone Colorado. Mike and Linda Metcalfe. http://metcalfelv.com

Sites on the ranch

Making My Point RBR


This is one of our up and coming herd sires. A son of Clear Point  out of a daughter of Winchester. Bred for horn, confirmation and size. Keep an eye out for him at upcoming futurities . 

Young Drag Iron daughters enjoying the green grass


Our herd is a young herd with most of our cows being 2 and 3 years old with a few reputation cows by the industries greatest sires. 

M2 Thunder


He is the sire of 2 of our 2019 calves. This bull will be great one day as he has horn genetics on both sides, he is a unique chocolate black brindle, he is easy to work around and will eat out of you hand. M2 Rifleman, Concealed Weapon and The Shadow are just a few sires running thru his veins. Owned by Mike and Linda Metcalfe & Silverado Partnership.  www.metcalfelv.com

A 3 year old daughter of Clear point


Clear Point has made his mark in the Longhorn breed. We are hoping for great results out of his daughters.

On The Road Again


On our trip to Boone, Colorado to pickup Iron Man LV from Mike and Linda Metcalfe at Longhorn Ventures. www.metcalfelv.com Its always great to meet new people, especially those in the Longhorn business. Always helpful, always happy ! 

Clear Point- Dickinson ranch


Clear point is a leading DNA certified longhorn sire that passed away a few years back. We are very fortunate to have some of his daughters that will carry on his legacy

A Proud Ranching Heratige

Smart Frolicin Tenina


Standing private treaty to the public. Smart Frolicin Tenina ( Houdini ) Please contact us to find out more about this outstanding son of Teninas First ( APHA World Champion cutting horse )https://www.allbreedpedigree.com/index.php?query_type=horse&search_bar=horse&h=SMART%20FROLICIN%20TENINA

Dorper and Katadtin Sheep


The meat quality, texture and taste of the Dorper and Katadtin sheep can not be compared to any other breeds. You owe it to yourself and your guests to serve only the finest money can buy.

Wagyu and Wagyu Cross Cattle


The tenderness, flavor and overall enjoyment of Wagyu and Wagyu Cross beef cannot be described by simply telling you about it. To truly experience Wagyu Beef you must taste it for yourself. Contact us for more information.


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River's Bend Ranch

1051 Hwy 516 Aztec, New Mexico 87410

(505) 860-2763

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