Great using horses and future prospects were the order of the day at the Hutchings Performance Horses Silver Buckle Horse Sale held August 22. Stallions, broodmares, performance horses and young stock were all offered for the discriminating buyer.
A grandson of the legendary “Rooster” (Gallo Del Cielo) was the sale topper. Mr. Tyree Cielo, a 2005 bay stallion by Mr. Gallo Del Cielo out of the Mr. Baron Red daughter Reds Fancy Tyree, brought $14,500.
The top 6 sellers (2 tied for 5th place) brought a total of $51,000 with an average price of $8,500.
A total of 118 horses went through the ring with only 4 “no sales”. The average sale price was 1,555.