October 12 marked the Saturday of the 19th Annual “Fall” Sale held by the Smith family and Dr. H. B. Bartlett, DVM. In combination with the Annual May Sale this was the 54RD sale. A serious crowd of bidders took home 25 quality, broke geldings, 22 two year olds started under saddle, 5 yearlings and 26 weanlings.
The high selling gelding was a pretty, gentle grullo gelding, Lot 60 Krogs Flashy Glo. Owned by Bill Smith he sold for $28,000 and makes his home in Colorado. The overall average on 25 head was $13,134 with the top 5 geldings averaging $23,200, and the top 10, $19,320.
22 Bartlett Ranch home raised, started under saddle 2 year old geldings and mares averaged $3100. The high seller was a striking stocking legged gelding by Pepto Pepto Pepto and out of a mare by ELS Scottish Nick. Lot 2, Handle A Triple brought $5500. He was Utah bound for his new home.
Lot 35, ELS BurnThe Brand, commanded the highest selling price for yearlings at $3200. He was by ELS Smoke N Playgun, by Very Special Playgun This eye catching stout bay gelding makes his new home in Texas . The 5 yearlings averaged $2100.
26 home raised weanlings from the Bartlett/Smith breeding program averaged $2292. The high selling weanling was Lot 9, Wyo Honey And Platinum, a pretty gray filly owed by Bill Smith. She was by Very Special Platinum, the Bartlett young son of Metallic Cat. Her dam, Wyo Sweeter N Honey by Royals Diligents, has been an outstanding producer for the Smith’s. She bought $4300 and makes her new home in Florida.
The Wyo horses found homes in 15 states. We thank all of those in attendance and the lucky buyers for attending our 19th Annual “Fall” Sale. Complete results are posted on our website at www.wyohorses.com. Our May 2020 Sale will be held the 16th, featuring broke geldings, started two year olds and home raised yearlings. The 2020 fall sale will be on September 19.