Hoss Cartwright's horse was named Chub.
Eric "Hoss" Cartwright
Hoss Cartwright horse's name was Chub. Ben's horse was Buck, Little Joe's horse was Cochise, and Adam's horse was Sport.
Chub or Chubby.
The actor's name was Dan Blocker. He played Hoss Cartwright on the western TV show Bonanza for almost 20 years until his death from heart failure.
Sport was the name of his second horse
Buck was the name of Ben's horse.
On the TV series Bonanza the three sons of father Ben Cartwright were Adam Cartwright , Eric "Hoss" Cartwright and "Little" Joe - Joseph Cartwright .
Hoss Cartwright was the name of a fictional character on the TV show Bonanza. Hoss was not married and did not have children. He was played by actor Dan Blocker who along with his wife Dolphia, had 4 children. Their names are Debra, Dana, David, and Dirk.
Eric "Hoss" Cartwright's horse's name was Chub.
Adam's horse's name was Sport.
I suppose because Eric Cartwright was as 'big as a horse' ; RIP Mr. Dan Blocker . In the Bonanza episode "Journey Remembered", Ben Cartwright's second wife, Inger, gave birth to Eric "Hoss" Cartwright. His older brother wanted to name him Hoss, Inger wanted to name him Eric after his grandfather. Inger stated among mountain people Haus or Hoss meant big friendly man. Ben told Adam, "We'll give him both names and see which one sticks. Inger died in an Indian attack shortly after Hoss was born.
The title of that Bonanza episode was "Hoss and the Leprechauns".
Hoss's given name was Eric. Hoss was played by the late Dan Blocker.
The beautiful Paint Little Joe Cartwright rod was named Cochise.
'Hoss and the Leprechauns, season 5, episode 12.
His name was John Cartwright.
Benjamin Cartwright, patriarch of the Ponderosa.
One Ace Too Many.
The role of Ben Cartwright was played by Lorne Greene.
Little Joe Cartwright. And it's Michael, not Micheal.
Hoss' name was Eric. I dont believe it was ever used on the show.
I think that Rick, Corey's father, watched Bonanza on tv in which the son of Lorne Greene was Big Hoss. That is where the nickname came from. Big Hoss is really Richard Harrison III!
Little Joe's horse was named Cochise.