Fee - $150.00
- Low No
- $150.00 on
sales of up to $5,000
- $300.00 on
sales of $5001 and over
- 10% on sales
up to $10,000
- <>5% on
Delaware Department of Agriculture requires proof of negative Coggins
dated within six months of sale date. Only original Coggins
certificates dated no earlier than six months prior to sale will be
accepted. NO COGGINS
TESTS WILL BE DRAWN THE DAY OF THE SALE. No horse is
permitted to be sold without an original Coggins certificate on file in
the sale office.
- Terms of sale are
check, travelers check, bank drafts or pre approved checks. All
checks must be approved PRIOR to purchasing horses or equipment.
Please see Sales Office for check approval. Please see Rule
- Personal checks
be accepted as payment without prior sales office approval.
will remain with the sales company until such a time as any check might
clear. See Rule #5 - Registration Certificates.
- Tack &
a number system will be used. You must register and obtain a
to purchase tack or equipment.
Terms and Conditions
The Consignor or
of the horse is responsible for announcements from the stand and for
printed in the catalog. This sale is not responsible for the
The Delaware Department
Agriculture requires that all horses test negative for Infectious
Anemia (EIA) through a Coggins Test taken by a veterinarian. All
horses sold in this sale must sell with proof of negative
The responsibility of this is the seller's. Please provide copies
of the Coggins Test to the sale office prior to NOON on the day of the
sale. Horses without a negative Coggins Test dated within 6
months, will not be sold.
is being sold "as is, where is". In the event of any
between the foregoing statement and any other verbal or written
by any person or entity, the terms of the foregoing statement shall
precedence. This sale shall not be liable or responsible
any representation or misrepresentation made by owner or party entering
a horse. This sale makes no guarantee or warranty of any kind as
to the soundness, condition or other quality or characteristic of any
sold at this sale. The owner and/or party entering horse are the
responsible parties for all representations of animals. This sale
is not responsible for any unsoundness whatsoever and no animal can be
rejected by the purchaser or his agent for any circumstance nor for any
reason real or unreal. There is no warranty expressed or implied
by this sale as to the merchantability or fitness of any animal for a
purpose. When the auctioneer's gavel falls on the final bid, the
animal is sold.
There shall be no minimum bids. The highest bidder shall be the
This sale or the auctioneer reserves the right to reject any or all
Should any dispute arise between or among two or more bidders, the
shall adjudicate the dispute, and this decision shall be absolute,
and binding upon all parties. Bids acknowledged by bid spotters
by the sale are recognized as if tendered to the auctioneer.
- TITLE, RISK,
ANIMAL. Title to the animal passes to the purchaser immediately
the fall of the hammer. Therewith, the purchaser assumes all risk
and responsibility of the horse. The purchaser may take custody
control of the animal immediately upon the fall of the hammer, however,
such custody and control shall not constitute legal delivery, which
be made only after the purchaser has presented himself to the sale
and made settlement. The purchaser is responsible for removing
horse from the stable area by 9:00 PM.
shall make settlement with the cashier of the sale immediately
the purchase in U.S. funds in the form of currency, certified
cashier's check or travelers checks only. PERSONAL CHECKS
MUST BE APPROVED PRIOR TO PURCHASE BY SALE MANAGEMENT. Any
acting as agent will be personally liable for any obligations on behalf
of another. In the event of default, the seller shall reclaim the
horse or pursue all other legal remedies.
No horse will be sold without the original signed registration
All registration certificates and eligibility papers will not be
until settlement is made by the purchaser. Personal checks will
held 30 days to clear the bank before registration certificates will be
released. Facsimiles and/or copies of such certificates and
are provided solely for the perusal of purchasers and are not to be
as legal documents.
from the stand shall take precedence over any printed information or
publicized information or material. This sale is not
for statements made by owners or consignors pertaining to
animals, nor is the sale responsible for printed statements. The
owner is the responsible party for all such statements.
takes no responsibility as to the breeding soundness or fertility of
mare sold as a "broodmare". The status of any bred mare or any
represented as not being bred is solely the responsibility of the
Mares bred will sell with breeding statement provided by the owner, the
accuracy of which is not guaranteed by this sale.
- Harness Horse
Chick, the Delaware State Fairgrounds, and/or Chick's or their
employees or agents are not responsible for any loss, injury or action
from any accident that takes place before, during or while this sale is
in progress. All purchasers, spectators and any other persons
from responsibility all of the above in the event of accident, injury
loss to persons or property. Please be careful in inspecting
at any time while on the grounds or in the sales ring.
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