Alberta and Saskatchewan, particularly the ranching districts, are chiefly peopled by English immigrants, though since 1900 there has also been a large influx from the United States.
Horse ranching is practised largely in Alberta.
Nevada is a great ranching state, and stock-raising has shown a rapid extension.
The following data may be considered: Climate (A) allows, in what is a great ranching district, cattle and horses to run at large through the whole winter.
Horse and cattle ranching is practised in Alberta, where the milder winters allow of the outdoor wintering of live stock to a greater degree than is possible in the colder parts of Canada.