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Wyoming Speed Horse Sale September 17


September 1, 2005     E-mail this page to a friend!

Douglas,WY – South Dakota auctioneer Alan Odden will gavel the Speed Horse Sale, held in conjunction with the Fizz Bomb Classic Barrel futurity in Gillette, Wyonming, to action at 7 p.m. September 17. A preview of sale horse will precede the sale at 5 p.m., according to Barb Daniels of Spear Cross Productions, LLC, sale managers.

The Wyoming All Breeds Racing Association-sponsored sale will feature nearly 60 horses, representing some of the finest bloodlines in the Quarter Horse and Paint Horse industries. Odden will be joined by John Hunt, also from South Dakota, who will call pedigrees at the 3rd annual sale.

Proven performers in team roping and barrel racing highlight the sale, which focuses on speed-bred performance horses. Not only are there are some outstanding broodmares, yearling and weanling prospects, but a proven stallion by First Down Dash, and other experienced arena horses that have been in the winner’s circle are among the outstanding consignments catalogued. There are also a variety of two and three year olds, several of which are well started and ready to learn more about specialties like team roping, barrel racing, and team penning.

As Bob Daniels of Spear Cross Productions says, “It doesn’t matter what you do horseback, if you want to know going in that you have a horse under you that will be quick and competitive, this sale is the place to start. The bloodlines offered at this sale represent the best in barrel race sires, as well as race sires in general. If you compete in a timed event, this sale is the right starting place for finding world class-quality competition horses.”

Many of the horses being sold are eligible for futurities, such as the Bold Heart, Future Fortunes, Sunrise, and Five State Barrel Futurities and race futurities like the Diamond Classic and MBNA Racing Challenge, as well as other stallion incentive programs.

Catalog and sale information is available by calling Spear Cross Productions, LLC at 307-358-4424, or by email at spearcross@yahoo.com.