OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 18, 2017—LQHBA's Fall Mixed Sale posted across-the-board gains on Saturday in Opelousas. LQHBA sold 128 horses for $600,350, up 41% from 2016 when 123 horses brought $424,800. The average of $4,727 rose 37% versus last year's $3,454. The median of $3,500 was up 59%, compared with $2,200 in 2016. “This is possibly the best Fall Mixed Sale in the history of our Association," LQHBA Executive Director Tony Patterson ...



By Martha Claussen OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 5, 2017—The Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders Association (LQHBA) will present its 2017 Fall Mixed Sale on Saturday, November 18. The action begins at 10:00 am at the Equine Sales of Louisiana, LLC sale pavilion in Opelousas, Louisiana. This marks the fourth year that the event will be held in Opelousas, just minutes away from Evangeline Downs, which hosts its annual 46-day Quarter Horse racing ...



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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—NOVEMBER 4, 2017—The 2017 edition of the Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale held November 3-4 in Oklahoma City, saw increases in gross average and median prices compared to last year's sale. Overall, the two-day sale had 475 head sell for gross receipts of $5,303,850, an increase of 19% from last year's total of $3,946,250 on 437 horses sold. The average was $11,166 and the median was $6,500, up from last year's average of ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—NOVEMBER 3, 2017—Jet Black Patriot, a leading Louisiana-based sire, sold for $725,000 today, the opening day of the Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale in Oklahoma City. The "second session" was analyzed removing the high seller for comparison to last year and it showed a healthy increase to $14,770 average on horses sold, that is up 16% compared to last year. The opening ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—OCTOBER 24, 2017—Nominations to the 40th Annual Winter Mixed Heritage Place Sale are due Tuesday, November 7. This sale, scheduled for January 18-21, 2018, highlights stallions, mares, yearlings, horses of racing age, in-foal broodmares, recipient mares in foal to top stallions. "We are looking forward to another outstanding catalog for 2018," Spence Kidney, ...



GUTHRIE, TEXAS, OCTOBER 17, 2017—The 2017 Return to the Remuda sale, known for its quality ranch horses and cowboy reunion atmosphere, was hosted at the Four Sixes Ranch in Guthrie, Texas on October 7 and saw the highest gross and sale average in the history of the sale. "The Return to the Remuda sale is always a highlight of the fall at the ranch. " said the Four Sixes’ Horse Division ...



ALEXANDRIA, LA—OCTOBER 13, 2017—An online version of the 2017 LQHBA Fall Mixed Sale is now available. The annual sale, featuring 185 head of broodmares, weanlings, yearlings, horses of racing age and barrel horses, will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 18th in the sales pavilion of the Equine Sales of Louisiana in Opelousas. "It will be a very exciting weekend for our association," Tony Patterson, LQHBA Executive Director said. ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—OCTOBER 9, 2017—Horsemen and women can now download the 2017 Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale Catalog online. The 39th annual fall sale, scheduled for November 3-4 at the Heritage Place Sales pavilion in Oklahoma City, will offer 576 head. "We have another strong set of horses consigned to the fall sale," Spence Kidney, Heritage Place General Manager said. As ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—OCTOBER 8, 2017—A Grade 2 producing daughter of A Regal Choice took top billing in two sessions of the just concluded 13th Annual 2017 Los Alamitos Equine Sale held Saturday and Sunday at Los Alamitos Race Course. Hip 309, Annas Babe, dam of RG2 winner Ajs Anna Smoke, sold to JGA Racing Stables, Inc. for $145,000. Consigned by Firth Ranch, Agent, the 8-year-old stakes-placed ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—OCTOBER 7, 2017—Los Alamitos Equine Sale enjoyed a 10% jump in gross sales compared to day 1 last year following the first session of the 2017 Mixed Sale for racing Quarter Horses held today at Los Alamitos Race Course. Even though eight less horses sold this year, 101 of the 143 offered (there were 10 outs) in today's opening sessions grossed $1,956,200, a 10% increase over the first session last year that saw 109 ...



ALEXANDRIA, LA—OCTOBER 3, 2017—The drawing for hip numbers and stall assignments to the 2017 LQHBA Fall Mixed Sale will be conducted Wednesday, October 4 at the LQHBA office in Alexandria. The 2017 LQHBA Fall Mixed Sale will be held Saturday, November 18 at the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana, located at 372 Harry Guilbeau Road in Opelousas. The sale facility is only a five-minute drive from Evangeline Downs. All consignors are ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—SEPTEMBER 23, 2017—Gross sales for Heritage Place's just completed September Yearling Sale rose 8% this year to $10,384,400 compared to $9,599,100 in 2016. "The sale finished up today with an overall average on horses sold up 13% over last year’s Yearling Sale," Heritage Place General Manager Spence Kidney said Saturday evening. "We sold 87% of the horses offered over the past 3 days." Saturday's closing session ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—SEPTEMBER 22, 2017—Heritage Place Yearling Sale continued to post strong numbers through its second session completed this afternoon (Friday) in Oklahoma City. "Our average increased today to $17,188 for horses marked sold, that is an increase of 15% over the same day last year," Heritage Place General Manager Spence Kidney said Friday evening. "The sale continues to show strength as the two-day average of $16,782 is ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—SEPTEMBER 21, 2017—Heritage Place's 39th annual September Yearling Sale that kicked off today in Oklahoma City saw a significant rise across the board compared to the sale's 2016 opening session. "We had a really good first day," Heritage Place General Manager Spence Kidney said Thursday evening. "The average is up 29% over last year total sale, repurchases were nearly the same, we have a great two days left." With ...



Recent Sales Results

DateNameOfferedSoldGrossAvg
2017HPFMIXED570475$5,303,850$11,166
2017HPWMIXED810711$7,355,400$10,345
2017HPYEARLING805649$10,384,400$16,001
2017LAEMIXED296230$4,739,000$20,604
2017LQHBAMX160127$600,350$4,727
2017LQHBA-Y584438$5,202,300$11,877
2017RUIFINU2621$621,500$29,595
2017RUINMY172140$1,596,000$11,400
2017RUIY429305$13,208,500$43,307
2017TQHAY298187$2,848,100$15,230
2016HPFMIXED554437$3,946,250$9,030
2016HPMIXED803704$7,070,950$10,044
2016HPYEARLING790675$9,599,100$14,221
2016LAEMIXED281221$4,249,600$19,229
2016LQHBAMX168123$424,800$3,454
2016LQHBAY536404$4,458,400$11,036
2016RUINMY182140$1,682,300$12,016
2016RUIY440334$12,013,400$35,968
2016TQHAY274170$2,396,600$14,098
2016UQHM4333$103,700$3,142