Dean Spence is having a whirlwind NRHA Futurity. The first-time owner of a futurity horse is also a first-time Futurity Sale buyer, and he purchased the Futurity Prospect Sale's highest seller. • Photo by Kelsey Pecsek

Sparky Jac Dun It Brings Top Dollar in OKC

This year marked the 25th anniversary of the Futurity Prospect Sale during the NRHA/Markel Futurity Sales in Oklahoma City. Sparky Jac Dun It celebrated the milestone as the session’s highest seller. Passing through the sale ring as Hip No. 2017, Sparky Jac Dun It garnered an $81,000 bid for consignor Muehlstaetter Performance Horses. The 2-year-old […]

Chic With Guns & Son Top NRHA/Markel Futurity Marketplace Sale

The first session of the three-day National Reining Horse Association/Markel Futurity Sales – the Marketplace Sale – saw many yearlings and broodmares pass through the sale ring, but Chic With Guns topped them all as the highest seller. Her 2016 colt brought the highest price among yearlings. Chic With Guns, a 2008 gray mare (Smart […]

Legacy Reining Sales Bring Reiners to Aubrey, Texas

During the Legacy Reining Sales this year, big crowds made high bids on well-bred prospects and proven performers. The sale, held at Cardinal Training Center in Aubrey, Texas, Oct. 20-21, is a mainstay each year for reiners and other Western performance industry members.

Buckskin Colts Bring Top Dollar in Cowtown

During the first National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales held in Fort Worth, Texas, flashy horses with solid pedigrees proved most valuable. Managed this year by Western Bloodstock, the sales took place Oct. 13-14.

2017 Augusta Futurity Sale

Augusta Futurity Horse Sale Held Jan. 21, 2017 30 horses consigned $191,700 gross for a $6,390 average 24 sold (80%), $140,600 net, $5,858 average and $4,750 median

Quarter Horse News Sales Price Guide

The Quarter Horse News Performance Horse Sales Price Guide is a publication with all the facts, figures and highlights from performance horse sales held each year. The guide includes all horses consigned to major sales in the cutting, reining and reined cow horse disciplines. The Sales Price Guide contains all sorts of numbers for you […]

A Rising Star

Her dam wasn’t purchased for any reason other than because she was a cutting-bred mare. She wasn’t bred to excel in any particular discipline. Her foray into the breeding world was a last-minute back-up plan. And yet Myo Starlight has quickly become a rising star, finishing 2016 as the No. 1 dam of reining horses while also producing money-earners in the reined cow horse arena.

Pepto Smoothy Tops NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale

The 2017 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular Sale, produced by Western Bloodstock, preceded the Classic/Challenge Open finals on July 22. More weanlings and yearlings walked through the pen than any other age, but it was the older horses that brought the highest bids.
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Cowgirl N Bronze Topped Marketplace at Ardmore Sale

CowgirlNBronzeChristian Lybbert aboard Cowgirl N Bronze, the high seller at $36,000. An unseasonably cool morning provided the backdrop for the start of the Marketplace at Ardmore Performance Horse Sale, held April 22 in Hardy Murphy Coliseum in Ardmore, Oklahoma. But, it didn’t take long for the good set of horses to heat things up.