Monthly Archives: August 2015

4D Barrel Race at Caldwell – 9/10/15

Thursday, September 10, 2015 – Open 4D Barrel Race
  • Burleson County Fairgrounds – Buddy & Edile Lightsey Arena
    • 905 Texas Highway 36, Caldwell, Texas 77836
  • Books Open at 5 p.m.
    • Exhibitions 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
      • Exhibitions: $4.00/each or 3 for $10.00
      • “After Show” Exhibitions Also Available
    • Open Starts at 7:30 p.m.
      • Fees: $30.00/entry with $5.00 Office Charge – 80% payback
    • Buy-backs and walk entries available until last 15 runs
    • Will draw for the drag number
  • Pre-Entries Start Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    • Text to (512) 229-6242



Proud to Announce

Diamond Cross Rodeo is proud to announce that our 2015 Rock ‘N Roll Showdown Tour will pay over a quarter of a MILLION dollars to contestants in the 14 CPRA rodeos we’ve produced this season.

Our team strives to provide every aspect of the rodeo business with the following:

  • Contestants: the most added money possible, excellent and even livestock, and a safe and favorable competition space.
  • Committees: turn-key solutions that make their event seamless, entertaining and successful!
  • Fans: an action packed show with top level competition like none other.

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Elgin Veterinary Hospital

The legendary Elgin Veterinary Hospital is the newest sponsor to join the Diamond Cross Rodeo team. Their practice includes world class service and expertise in the equine, bovine and food animal realms. Make sure to call Dr. Marty Tanner and let him know you heard about him here! The can be reached by phone at:  (512) 285-3395 on the web at: and make sure to like them on Facebook at:

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More about Dr. Marty Tanner:

Dr. Marty Tanner graduated from Mississippi State University in 1986.  Dr. Tanner is a specialist in Equine Sports Medicine and is well-known as a veterinarian to many of the top PRCA and WPRA competitors.  He travels throughout the US and Canada assisting is clientele.  He also travels to Las Vegas each year to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo to assist his clients during the 10 day event. In 2012, Dr. Tanner was selected as one of five finalist honored as PRCA Veterinarian on the Year. Although involved in all aspects of equine medicine, Dr. Tanner specializes in lameness treatment and surgery, with an emphasis on the rodeo and barrel racing performance horse.  He is also one of the main surgeons involved in colic surgery for Elgin Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Tanner has been active in many organizations through the years, which include: AAEP, AVMA, TEVA (founding member), TVMA, AQHA, TQHA, LQHA, PRCA, National Greyhound Association (where he served as President from 2008-1010), Texas Greyhound Association,  and Star of Texas Livestock Show and Rodeo (rodeo committee). Dr. Tanner actively supports 4H and FFA in his community.  He enjoys spending time with his family and working on his farm, where they raise show goats, lambs and steers.


The “Other” Feed Store of Victoria, Texas

The “Other” Feed Store is located in Victoria, Texas, and offers a wide variety of show supplies, horse feed and tack, livestock feed, deer feed, pet supplies, and fencing. They are the feed provider for Diamond Cross Rodeo and we are blown away with the results we see from utilizing their feed and supplements with our “animal athletes!” Click the image below to be directed to their website.

The Other Feed Store