How to create a solid brand, as explained by Frank Eaton

(Wyoming) — Have you ever wanted to create a brand? Well, a lot of the symbols are taken—the 2013 Wyoming Brand Book available on the Wyoming Livestock Board website has 1,060 pages full of registered brands. Either way, you really want a symbol that fits on one iron. One or two lines are best, but in this day and age, that may be hard to accomplish, the legendary patriarch of Eaton's Ranch , Frank Eaton says. Having a clear, clean brand is especially important for horses, Eaton says. Here is the Eaton's Ranch entry: A simple arrow, with a looping rope design for more decorative purposes. [image: Inline image 1] *h/t Wyoming Brands Book / Pitchengine Communities* [image: Inline image 3] *h/t Eaton's Ranch / Pitchengine Communities* Look for a full feature on the annual Eaton's Horse Drive and history of the ranch on Dally soon! *[image: Inline image 4]Feature photo Pitchengine Communities; above photo via Derek Gavey on Flickr / Pitchengine Communities* #dally #news