2014 NRCHA 2-Year-Old Select Sale

NRCHA 2-Year-Old Select Sale
Held October 3, 2014
58 horses consigned
$1,032,300 gross for a $17,798 average
48 sold (83%), $904,100 net, $18,835 average and $10,125 median.

$80,000 Stallion Tops Legacy Reining Sales

alwaysshineyergunsupAlwaysshineyergunsup • Photo by Tom McCutcheon MediaHeld Oct. 17-18, the Legacy Reining Breeders and Consignment Sales offered a record number of consignments, as 277 horses passed through the ring at Cardinal Reining Horses in Aubrey, Texas. Net and gross sales rose to all-time highs as a large crowd of reining enthusiasts packed the sale arena both days.

Nearly two-thirds of the way through the first night, Alwaysshineyergunsup walked into the sale ring for consignor McQuay Stables Inc. After several minutes of contentious bidding, the 2013 palomino stallion walked out as the highest seller, with Carol Rose signing the ticket at $80,000.

2014 West Coast Breeders Select Sale

West Coast Breeders Select Sale
Held September 20, 2014
43 horses consigned
$622,200 gross for a $14,470 average
25 sold (58%), $321,300 net, $12,852 average and $9,000 median.


$102,000 2-Year-Old Tops NRCHA Snaffle Bit Sales

miss-peptolenoMiss Peptolena was the highest seller at $102,000The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales were held Oct. 2-4 in Reno, Nev., during the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity. The two Select sessions recorded increases in averages, with the highest seller coming from the Select Yearling and Broodmare Sale. Hip No. 439, Miss Peptoleno, topped the sale after the gavel fell at $102,000 for the 2013 sorrel filly. Circle Y Ranch consigned the One Time Pepto daughter who was purchased by Merle Fulton of Fulton Quien Sabe Ranches LP.


Congress Super Sale Stronger Than Last Year

im-fancy-schmancyHighest-seller Im Fancy Schmancy“The 2014 Congress Super Sale, presented by Kaplow Insurance, showed a stronger market over the 2013 Sale,” according to Mike Jennings of Professional Horse Services, LLC. “This year the Super Sale posted a higher sale average and median price, as well as the price for the High Seller.”


Return To The Remuda Hits Million-Dollar Sales Mark

return-to-the-remuda-2014Picks Gun sold for $17,500.The Return to the Remuda Sale, held at the historic Four Sixes Ranch in Guthrie, Texas, Oct. 11, reached a new sale milestone – a million-dollar sale day. The annual autumn sale is produced in partnership between the Four Sixes Ranch, Pitchfork Land & Cattle Co., Tongue River Ranch, Beggs Cattle Co. This year, Circle Bar Ranch also consigned horses to the sale.

2014 NCHA Super Stakes Sale

NCHA Super Stakes Sale
Held April 16, 2014
83 horses consigned
$1,115,400 gross for a $13,439 average
59 sold (71%), $621,200 net, $10,529 average and $9,500 median.

Jim Ware Buys Triangle Sales Company

ware-bowlingJim Ware and Cindy BowlingAfter more than three and one-half decades as the equine auction spot for all-around performance horses representing almost every discipline, Triangle Sales Company is under new ownership. The sales company that was created by Cindy Bowling and her late husband, John, in 1979 has been sold to Jim Ware, who is a former partner of Western Bloodstock. Ware learned the auction business from his family while growing up in northeastern Louisiana and has been active in the equine industry his entire life.

2014 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale

NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale
Held August 2, 2014
109 horses consigned
$963,300 gross for a $8,838 average
95 sold (87%), $822,600 net, $8,659 average and $6,500 median.