April 29 Auction to Benefit Wildfire Victims

A 2017 American Heritage spot and other items are up for auction this Saturday at the TwoBulls Challenge Futurity to benefit ranchers affected by the recent wildfires in OK, TX, KS and CO.

Benefit Auction

Big Classic Bonus Bucks Coming In August!

There will be a $2,500 bonus apiece to the top two bulls who compete in both Allen's Boots for Troops and the Tulsa Classics! $85,000 is up for grabs!

Allen & Tulsa

Yearling Event added to American Heritage

A Yearling Futurity has been added to the American Heritage in Duncan June 9-10!

AH Yearling

2017 ABBI Rulebook

2017 Rulebook


World Finals Elite Yearling Sale & Futurity to be held in Las Vegas. $100,000 to be paid out at Futurity!


ABBI Co-Sanctioning Events with 8 Organizations

Gold Coast, Western States, High Desert, Midwest, TwoBulls, Exclusive Genetics, Buckers Unlimited & Bordertown!


Classic Bonus $$$ BFTS Events Announced!

ABBI announces $1,500 BONUS to each Classic winner at the remaining 2017 BFTS events starting with Little Rock!

Cla$$ic Bonus

Canadian Heritage Events Announced

The Canadian Heritage will be a part of the Lloydminster Colonial Days events in 2019. The Road to the Heritage events will take place this year and in 2018 leading up to this historic event!


Cooper Tire Becomes Presenting Sponsor!

Cooper Tire is now the Presenting Sponsor of the ABBI's Futurity Events!

Cooper Tire

2017 Season Prizes and Awards Announced

The 2017 prizes for the Top Regular Season and World Finals bulls have been announced!

2017 Prizes

ABHR/WCBHA Finals to be Held in Vegas Nov. 3, 2017!

ABHR and WCBHA teaming up for a 2017 Bucking Horse Futurity Series. Estimated $225,000 purse with Finals at South Point.


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2017 ABBI Events


Welcome. We are proud to be the world's leading DNA registry for bucking cattle. With over 200,000 animals in our database, we are proudly preserving the legacy of champions.

We want to say thank you to all of our hard-working breeders that support our mission and the legacy of the American Bucking Bull breed. We know you wouldn’t be a supportive member if you didn’t love our sport and the species the way that you do. 

Thank you for supporting our mission of raising the bar through the continued registration of rodeo stock genetics. Here at ABBI, we believe that genetics are important and that our future rests in genetic preservation. 

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    Susan Bedford Senior Director of PR and Communications

    Susan has worked in the bucking bull industry for 16 years. She transitioned from PBR to ABBI upon the organization's inception. She also serves as the Editor in Chief of all ABBI Publications

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    Jay Daugherty Executive Director

    After 16 years with the PBR running Competition and Events, Jay took the helm of ABBI. As Executive Director, Jay is committed to growing the bucking bull industry and increasing the number, quality and payout of events.

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    Marlissa Gonzalez Registry Director

    Marlissa is in charge of the world's largest bucking cattle DNA registry- currently at 181,000 animals. She is dedicated to preserving and recording the genetics of our animal athletes and has been an employee for 7 years.

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    Rebecca Flores Senior Manager of Competition

    Rebecca has been with the ABBI for 6 years and is involved with all aspects of events, from taking entries to preparing the draw and then verifying and auditing scores to make them official.

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    Arlene Hamilton-Frihauf Senior Manager of Competition

    Arlene does everything from working on-site as event secretary to handling event logistics. Arlene was previously in the PBR's Touring Pro and Competition departments.

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    Jolene Hamilton Marketing, Social Media and Creative Services

    Jolene started with ABBI running the turn-key bull ownership program, Back Seat Buckers. She now handles the marketing, social media and creative services for ABBI.

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    Linda Niepoth ABBI Controller

    Linda handles all of the ABBI's accounting needs and enjoys helping all our members.

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    Kris Bodor Accounting Processor

    Kris transferred from PBR to ABBI as an Accounting Processor. She handles all the Invoicing, Payments, Bank Deposits, Customer Account, and assists Linda with any other accounting assignments.

Have Questions?

Our team is happy to help. Whether it's a question about DNA registration, bucking bull events or how you can get involved, we want to hear from you. Just give us a call at the office at +1 (719) 242-2747 or reach us via email at:

Need to Find Us?

Home is Pueblo, Colo. - although we have extended family (members) in all 50 states, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil and Mexico! We are open 9am-5pm Monday thru Friday. Our physical address is:
101 W. Riverwalk, Pueblo, Colo. 81003

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