Bunky and his buffalo

Springdale act named to rodeo hall of fame

Posted: March 1, 2018 at 4 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF @NWABENGOFF The medal presented to Bunky Boger honoring his induction into the National Rodeo Hall of Fame rests on a table Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at Boger's home in Lowell.

Training a bison -- more commonly called a buffalo -- to jump through a hoop of fire. Teaching chickens to play Tic-Tac-Toe. Traveling the continent with 200 farm animals. These are the things that make Bunky Boger of Springdale unique and got him elected last year into the Rodeo Historical Society Hall of Fame.

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF Bunky Boger looks through pictures that hold his memories, including riding a buffalo through a ring of f...

Courtesy Shiloh Museum of Ozark History The Springdale News collection Bunky Boger of Springdale made a name for himself performing across the country...

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