Tri-State Draft Horse, Mule and Carriage Sale


~ April 25-27, 2013 ~

Abingdon, Virginia


Thursday, 12:00 p.m. & Friday, 9:00 a.m.—Tack Sale

Horse-Drawn Equipment, Amish furniture and other Miscellaneous Items related to Horses & Mules.

Friday, 5:00 p.m.—Buggy, Wagon, and Carriage Sale

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Commission on all tack and equipment will be 20% on all items $100 or less,
15% on items $101 to $500, and 10% on items over $500
(all rejected bids on tack and equipment will be 5% of the last bid)

Commission on horses/mules will be $50 up to $1,000, plus 6% on the overage
(all rejected bids on horses will be $50 commission plus $5 yardage fee)

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Saturday, 9:00 a.m.—Sale of Draft Horses, Gaited Mules,
Mules, Buggy Horses & Haflingers

All horses and mules must have individual health papers and a negative Coggins test within 6 months of sale day.

All registered horses must have all registration papers in order
and a signed transfer slip or they will be sold as grade horses.

All mares selling as bred must have a veterinarian's certificate dated within 10 days of the sale date.

For your horses and mules to be listed in our sale catalog, consignments with all information must be in by

March 31

Any horse or mule not consigned by deadline
will be accepted at the sale until 9:00 a.m. Saturday.
These animals will be sold in order in which they are registered for the sale,
following the horse and mules listed in the catalog sale.

All horses and mules must have a new
nylon or leather halter & lead rope that goes with the animal.
If you do not observe this rule,
a new halter and lead rope will be deducted from your check!

All horses, mules, and tack must be sold through the auction.
Absolutely no private sales will be permitted on the grounds.

We will start receiving tack, horses, and mules at 8:00 Wednesday morning.
Checks will be issued on the day of the sale.


Check back to learn the Fall Sale dates.

Please make plans to be with us to buy or sell.
Location: Washington County Fairgrounds
Exit 14 off I-81

how to get there

For more information contact one of the members of the sale committee:

Ronnie Wheatley, 5463 Long Hollow Rd, Dungannon, VA 24245
(276) 467-2486; Cell (276) 608-0446

Judy Bordwine, 6164 Hayters Gap Rd, Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 944-5620; Cell (276) 608-6806

Henry V. Raber, 5079 County Road 59, Baltic, OH 43804

Tri-State Horse & Mule Sale, LLC

Rural Heritage

Last revision 17 February, 2012