Equine Boosters of
Montana State University 
Call Us at (406) 587-3153

Providing Support for the Animal Science-Equine Science Program at Montana State University

Welcome to the Equine Boosters of MSU!



Mission Statement

The purpose of this organization is to serve as a network that supports the needs of the equine education program at Montana State University.

Equine Boosters of MSU are organized exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes to serve the interests of the equine science educational programs at Montana State University through support of Equine classes, Equine facilities, and public awareness of equine educational opportunities at Montana State University by:

A. Promoting the donation of horses to the horse training classes at MSU

B. Raising funds to help enhance a stronger and well developed equine educational program

C. Foster public understanding of the equine educational program at MSU

D. Support the development of equine facilities as necessary.




Equine Boosters of MSU

10th Annual

Top of the West Horse Sale


Saturday, April 9, 2016 

at Copper Spring Ranch, Bozeman

Preview- 10 a.m.       Sale- 1 p.m.

2015 Sale Average- $4010

Colt Competition April 8 at 9 a.m.

Congratulations to the following for 2015:

  • UM Western for winning the Colt Starting Competition
  • MSU student Isaac Johnson for winning Top Hand
  • Stan & Nancy Weaver for having the Top Selling Horse at $12,500


Watch here - video of the 2015 Top of the West Sale



Sale Catalog 2015 can be downloaded here:

Sale Catalog 2015 part 1: sale horses 

Sale Catalog 2015 part 2: donors and advertisers


See the MSU Colt Starting Class Facebook Page!  https://www.facebook.com/pages/MSU-Colt-Starting-Class/511374138948696 

MSU proudly welcomes Reata Brannaman back as our instructor.  This class follows the teachings of Buck Brannaman, Ray Hunt and Tom Dorrance.


Reata has required students to regularly post photos and updates on the colts on their class facebook page.