Welcome once more to our monthly sales report. August saw another exciting sale as Sellhorse celebrated the sale of its 100th Horse by online auction!
The sale saw another bumper interactive catalogue with a whopping 60 entrants from far and wide. We welcomed some regular supporters alongside some new recruits making a high quality offering for our registered buyers. We witnessed confidence in our revolutionary way of selling foals at weaning, with 8 securing new homes. Miss Butterworth took the accolade for the highest price foal with her offering Buckswood Spring Melody. Pictured below.
Foals from Welsh breeders Hillgarth, Crimond Gethiniog and Tryfel also secured sales of note. With the first of the Hillgarth foals by the top stock getter and show horse, Blaencila Ashley, seeing a sale secured to Sweden. We look forward to offering a further 2 foals from the McNeal family in our next sale.
Sale in numbers
Top price £1125, Top price foal £775,Average Price £514.17 Lots Sold 26. Exports – Holland 2 Sweden 1, Ireland 1.
Tireinon Leads The Way.
Our top priced entry came from the famed Welsh Cob stud. After threatening the title at previous events, the accolade deservedly made its way to Mr Higgins. Offering quality and carefully bred stock once more, it was the quality section D filly, Tireinon Flower Girl who caught the attention. Sired by Fronarth Solomon and out of a homebred mare, Jubilee Rose, herself a descendant of the famous Nebo Brenin through her sire – Blaencanaid Ambassador and out of a Nebo Daniel daughter. Immaculately presented, she was a front runner from the offset and swiftly headed to her new postcode.
A number of fantastic animals surpassed the £1000 mark, including a beautiful Welsh Section B mare bred by the Paddock Stud, with her breeding in demand and offered with excellent images,Chiffon( Eyarth Rio x Paddock Gemini’s Last ) exchanged hands for just over £1000, with a journey to Lancashire on the cards after the weaning of her foal.
As August draws to a close we shift focus to our next sale which begins on the 4th of September. Another superb catalogue sees almost 80 entries. Further investment from Sellhorse brings a platform improvement, meaning buyers can now make take even less stress from there buying experience by making use of our all new max bid function! With another exciting announcement on the horizon, the online marketplace is proving to be the place to buy and sell, not only in this year of uncertainty but as a mainstay for the future.
The next online sale catalogue is due for release on the 2nd of September. With sales to begin at 5pm on Friday the 4th of September. We look forward to welcoming you all along and can’t wait for you to see our next lot of superstar entries