The seagoing cowboys were men and boys who volunteered after World War II to tend the livestock shipped by the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration and the Heifer Project to war-devastated countries.

Learn about their stories on this websiteThis website is dedicated to telling their story. In these pages, you will find information about the seagoing cowboys, the organizations for which they worked, their trips, and more. Or order this book: The Seagoing Cowboy.

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