- A Little History of AA Callister
- In 1952, Arthur A. Callister began trading wool with his father in a little shop on Redwood Road in Salt Lake City, Utah. Noticing how many customers were in need of quality tack to outfit themselves and their horses, AA Callister's Western Wear and Tack was born! Over 50 years and many satisfied customers we are still a family owned tack shop still located on the original site. We are proud to represent the traditions and lifestyles that made the West famous. We are also proud to feature some of the finest tack, clothing, and equipment made. Come live part of the American West today!
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Uses For Horse Tack Boxes
Horse tack boxes, or western trunks, have a variety of uses. They are durable and sturdy, which make a perfect tool for any shed or barn. They are most often used in stables to help keep items organized.
Horse tack boxes can also be used during horse shows. Portable units allow you to take the boxes storing your western wear show items with you easily during shows. Horse tack boxes work great for storing western wear show clothing and western wear show accessories.
Some horse tack boxes work well as a first aid kit. Scrapes and scratches are part of the cowboy trade. Horse tack boxes definitely come in handy for those situations.
Horse tack boxes can be fitted with an extra set of items you may need. That way you just have to bring your tack box along with you and you will be covered. This is handy if you accidentally forget an item or break an item.
Just like most trunks, you can easily find a tack box to fit the size of items you will be storing. There are many different sized tack boxes. They also come in a variety of colors to match your style.
The most popular types are plastic or wood. Plastic is more light than wood, and attracts less dust. Most of the tack boxes are made out of sturdy materials.
Tack boxes that store western wear items need to be ready for travel. Find one that is lightweight and has handles for easy transport. Some boxes do not come with handles, which make them harder to move.
Horse tack boxes are a handy tool to have around the home. There are many types of boxes to choose from, making them a nice choice. They can be designed to fit a variety of needs, whether it is to store western wear show items or to hold first aid materials.