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Colorado Horse, Mule & Carriage Auction
Friday & Saturday, July 14 & 15, 2017
Location : Adams County Farigrounds, Brighton, Colorado
Equipment CHECK-IN Thur. July 13 8:00am-6:00pmHorse & Mule CHECK-IN Thurs. July 13 & Fri. July 14 8:00am-6:00pm
Friday July 14, 2017 9:00 am 3 rings selling outside * 11:00 am Carriages $ Wagons * Harness & collars to follow
Sat. July 15, 2017 9:00 am Horses & Mules * 9:00 am Small Misc. Items * Saddles will follow
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, Check with 2 forms if ID, VISA, MC, Discover, 3.5% fee for CC use.
Draft Cross Gelding




(Mick) 3 year old draft cross gelding broke to ride and drive. More info call: Norman Yoder @319-404-1196
Quarter Horse Gelding




8 year old palomino gelding. More info call: Norman Yoder @319-404-1196
Draft Cross Gelding




(Buster) 10 year old draft cross gelding, 18 hh broke to ride & drive.
Another Photo Of Buster In Harness




Team Of Dales Ponies




(Rex & Rawhide) Team of 8 year old registered Dales pony geldings. This is a rare but very unique breed of horse. They are broke to drive and have been driven many miles together and are traffic safe and sound and ready to work for you. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Percheron Cross Gelding




(Bud) 7 yr old 17hh cross gelding, very quiet, gentle and broke to ride and drive single and double. He will drive through town and is traffic safe. Been worked in most farm machinery, crosses water, been on trails. All around good safe using horse. Sells sound and ok in every way. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Draft Cross gelding




(Roy) 4 year old draft cross gelding stands close to 16hh. Broke to ride & drive. Been up and down the rode and on trails. For a big horse Roy carries himself very well. Lopes off like a small horse, broke the best, sells sound and ok. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Draft Cross Gelding




(Jake) 3 year old crossbred gelding 15.3hh well broke to ride & drive sgl. & dbl. Jake has lots of miles under saddle and goes where you point him. More info call owner @417-432-9400
Draft Cross Gelding




(Buck) 4 year old 15.3hh crossbred gelding well broke to ride & drive sgl. & dbl. Worked on all farm equipment and lots of miles under saddle. He is very athletic and a pleasure to ride. Been on the same farm since he was a yearling. This guy is extra special. More info call owner @417-432-9400
Percheron Gelding




(Sammy) 10 yr old Percheron gelding been used in town and has a great road speed. Traffic safe, would make great carriage horse.
Belgian Team




(Joe & Jim) Older team of Belgian geldings been used their whole live at a boys ranch giving hay rides and farm work. Safe for anybody, great feed team.
Draft Cross Gelding




(Tiny Tim) 11 year old 14.3 hh red dun draft cross gelding. Broke to ride & drive. Nice trail horse, safe for the whole family.
Light Team




(Gus & Goose) Team of 7 & 8 year old 15 hh full brothers broke to ride & drive. This pair has done lots of farm work and road miles. They are traffic safe and a handy size team.
Percheron Cross




(King) 6 year old black Percheron cross Gelding. Here is a nice quite gelding that is broke for anybody. More info call owner: Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Crossbred Gelding




(Pablo) 7 yr old, 14.3 hand 1/2 Gypsy Vanner, 1/2 Quarter Horse. Heavy duty but handy sized. Excellent manners and fun to ride. Cute horse for a ranch or neat fox hunter type. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Crossbred Gelding




(Sparky) 6 year old Percheron-QH cross gelding very flashy, well broke ranch horse.
Spotted Draft Team




Jack & Jill) Team of 11 & 12 year old mare & gelding. Kid broke to ride & drive, traffic safe. Drive single or double.
Another Photo Of Jack & Jill




AQHA Geldings




(Buck & Luck( Team of reg. 6 year old buckskin geldings gentle and kind. This team has been driven the last 3 summers on a wagon and are real easy to work with. They are also broke to ride.
Quarter Horse Mares




Team of 12 year old 14.2hh Quarter Horse mares broke to drive. Gentle and easy to catch. They have been ridden but not in the last few years.
Another Photo Of The Quarter Horse Team




Draft Cross Gelding




(Dan) 3 year old gray gelding 15 2.hh broke to ride. Very nice likeable quiet and gentle horse.
Percheron Team




(Du & Tj) older Percheron gelding team, broke to drive for anyone, great for the beginner. Solid team that has been used in light festivals their whole life. Done weddings, parades, quite, stand to shoe, east to catch, stand when hitched. Very gentle team.
Frisian Cross




12 yr old Frisian/draft cross mare. Broke to ride.
Crossbred Gelding




(Ozzy) 7 year old 15+ hh crossbred. Very rugged made gelding. Low headed with a long stride. Docile and will ride for anyone. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Spotted Draft




(Duke) 5 year old gelding broke single and double and also rides. Very quiet.
Haflinger Gelding




(Captain) 10 year old Haflinger gelding broke single and double and also rides.
Draft Cross




(Crystal) 10 year old draft cross mare broke single and double and also rides.
Percheron Cross Gelding




(Sam) 12 year old black Percheron cross gelding. He is broke to drive, mostly single. He has been used in a feed team, has been used for logging, has done parades, weddings & shuttle rides for events
Another Photo Of Sam




Draft Cross Gelding




(Charlie) 10 year old gelding broke to ride. Been used in the mountains.
John Mule




(Sammy) 11 year old black john mule. Very gentle, broke to ride and drive. Handy ranch mule, neck reins
John Mule




(Doc Holiday) 11 year old 14.3 hh Appaloosa mule, very quiet and nice disposition.
John Mule




(Hermann J.) 15 year old chestnut mule, great riding mule, nice ground covering walk and trot. He also packs.
Mule Team




(Dixie & Dolly) 11 & 12 year old team of molly mules. Used on mower, spreader, and steel wheeled wagon, and been in parades.
Molly Mule




10 year old gaited molly mule. Good traveling, used primarily for hunting and packing. Easy to load and good with her feet. Lots of rough country experience.
John Mule




(Johnny) 20 year old red john mule well broke. Easy going, has mountain experience on trails.
Another Photo Of Johnny Under Saddle




Molly Mule




Elvin) 5 year old dun molly mule broke to broke to pack and has been used in mountain hunting camps.
AQHA Mare




(Bugs) 6 yr old AQHA mare. She has been trail ridden the last couple years by a 60 yr old man. Check her confirmation and color. She is as nice of a mare as you will find and has her entire life ahead of her. She is very quiet,gentle and sound in every way. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Ranch Gelding




(Shotgun) 8 yr old red roan gelding, been on lots of trails and on roads. He is very quiet, gentle, and a sound all around horse. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
AQHA Gelding




(Peanut) 8 yr old AQHA BUCKSKIN gelding .This gelding is a rare find ready to go ranch on, trail ride or rope on. Been roping him out of the box head and heel, not finished but started right. Stands 14.3 hh, SMART LITTLE LENA BRED. Quite for anyone, sound,gentle. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Rio) 4 yr old grade gelding with a lot of sense and a bright future. He is a steel gray with conformation to go with it. Been on trails and around cattle. Rio has his entire life ahead of him. Sells sound and ok. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
Morgan Gelding




(Wapike Wanji) 14 year old registered gelding very flashy dappled palomino. This gelding has lots of trail riding experience.
Paint Gelding




(Puddin) 10 year old gry/wht paint gelding. Pick up horse - ranch, roping and trail horse.
AQHA Gelding




(CT Signature) 8 year old registered gelding broke to ride. He has been trail riding in AZ mountains the last 2 years.
AQHA Gelding




(Guss) 8 yr old registered gray AQHA gelding. He has been on lots of trails, and up and down the road. This is a nice gelding that is ready for a job. Sells sound. More info call: Owner Matt Wickey @765-561-6078
AQHA Gelding




(Romeo) 10 year old honest gelding that rides very nice, has lots of eye appeal, quiet and a gentle disposition. More info call owner @417-432-9400
Draft Cross Gelding




(Denver) 6 year old 16.2hh bay roan crossbred gelding well broke to ride & drive sgl. & dbl.. He is very people friendly, easy to catch, shoe, and clip. Very sweet disposition. Look him over, he is the real deal. More info call owner @417-432-9400
Quarter Horse Mare




(Brindle) 9 year old grulla mare, one of a kind, stout gentle trail horse. Super flashy.
Paint Horse Mare




(Docs Lil Frosty San) 13 year old dark bay Mare. Super classy, bomb proof, trail, ranch, and kids horse.
Quarter Cross Mare




(Cheyenne) 4 year old Bay Quarter cross mare broke to ride, handy youth size.
POA MARE




(Speckles) 14 year old grey mare Broke to ride, handy youth size.
AQHA Stallion




(Docs A Viper) Yearling Palomino stallion with lots of color. Sired by: Docs Nine Oh Three and out of Vi.
AQHA Gelding




(Two Puff Buck) 4 year old reg. gelding, super quiet. Good dude or kids horse.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Smoke) 7 year old grulla gelding, big solid ranch or head prospect.
AQHA Gelding




(TS MC Jazzs Lil Red) 6 year old reg. gelding. Very handy little horse.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Walmart) 10 year old gray gelding, nice quiet and broke for anybody.
Black Gelding




(Hawk) 11 year old 15 hh black gelding used mainly for trail horse but has also worked at stockyards penning back cattle, neck reins safe & gentle.
Ranch Horse




(Cody) 11 year old Gelding great little ranch horse, loves kids. Has had a job all his life. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Leo) 11 year old buckskin gelding, well broke ranch horse.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Blackburn) 6 year old, 15.2 hand gelding. Big and pretty with lots of talent. Loves people, extra gentle. He has been worked on the ranch and had lots of time in a big feedlot. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
AQHA Gelding




(Austin) 4 year old, 13 hand gelding. This is a registered quarter horse- cutting bred. He is only 13 hh, big framed. Rides clever and young. He is looking to be a super cool little horse for a roper or anyone that likes a short horse. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Pepto) 6 year old red roan 15 hh gelding broke to ride. Been use around the farm all his life with lots of miles under saddle. He neck reins and side passes.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Austin) 13 year old buckskin Quarter Horse gelding. Big quiet gelding that goes back to dash for cash. He is a nice ride! More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Gus) 9 year old sorrel Quarter horse Gelding. Nice stout gelding has been used at the stockyards. More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Marshal) 8 year old red roan Quarter Horse gelding. Been used at the stockyards. Nice gelding to have around. More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Paint Gelding




(Navajo) 6 year old buckskin Paint gelding, nice quiet gelding can catch him where you find him. Been used at the stockyards. More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Chip) 4 year old black gelding. This has been my personal horse for the last few years. Has been roped off of on the head side. More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Smokey) 4 year old gray Quarter Horse gelding used at the stockyards. He will make a good all around horse. More info call owner Lavern Detweiler @417-793-2253
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Rambo) 5 year old dun/buckskin Quarter Horse gelding.Broke the very best to ride.Has a nice handle and stops on a dime.Crosses water,bridges,side passes and is easy to ride.Great on trails and in the arena.Awesome kids horse.100%Sound. More info call Enos Yoder @719-371-0248
Quarter Horse gelding




(Buzzer) 5 year old grade bay quarter-horse gelding, quite, even tempered, roped in pasture, heeled and dragged calves to brand. Super smooth traveling, stand to shoe, loads and ties. Would be great for any experienced kid looking to do ranch work or for an easy traveling trail horse. Been on ranch grow yard for last two years, works gates and a rope well!
Quarter Horse Mare




(Bonnie) 12 year old grey grade quarter horse mare. Ranch horse with team roping experience.(head side). Great handle, ropes in pasture, dragged calves to fire, east to catch, for experienced rider looking for rope or leisure horse. Fancy big hipped mare, same ranch/grow yard she was born on. Works a gate and rope well!
AQHA Mare




(Kim)10 year old registered AQHA mare. She has been shown in local open shows for western pleasure, trail and barrels. She will go down the road by herself.
Paint Mare




(Cocoa) 7 year old mare broke to ride. If you can sit in the saddle you can ride her.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Silver) 12 year old gelding broke to ride.
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Crew Cut) 10 year old, 15.1 hh, big, standup gelding. Owned by a lady and husband. Easy to ride, up to date on everything. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Paint Gelding




(Mickey) 8 year old 15+ hh gelding. Well trained trail and arena horse. Smooth, smooth gaits- very gentle. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Quarter Pony Gelding




(Claire) 10 year old 13 hh beautiful little Quarter pony. Well broke outside and knows the play day games. Drives in single harness to perfection. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Quarter Horse Gelding




(Cody) 11 year old sorrel ranch gelding. Been roped off of in the pasture and at branding. Was previously used as a turn back horse and a working ranch guest horse.
Appendix Gelding




Pete) 12 year old 15.3hh gelding broke to ride. Very quiet, easy to catch trail horse.
Paint Mare




(Selena) 3 year old bay & white mare loves people, up to date on shots. Stands for farrier, leads, loads, clips, and has teeth floated.
QH Mare




(Agape Otoe Nellie) 3 year old 14.2 hand black AQHA mare. Roan flanks and coon tail. Raised on the Agape Ranch, has seen lots of acres moving cattle. She's been to a few brandings. Excellent handle and manners. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
QH Gelding




(Laddie) 10 year nice big old Gelding. 100% gentle, old time broke too. Neck reins great and will slow lope for days. Ground ties to shoe and easy to catch. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Pony Stallion




(Buck) 10 year old buckskin pony stud broke to drive and ride.
Pony Gelding




(Hobbes) 7 year old, 13.3 hand gelding. Fancy broke pony, neck reins super. Rides out by himself like a big horse. Also has a Foxtrotter gait. Easy to catch and is very obedient. He came from a man in his late 80's that had to stop outdoor work. More info call Dennis Raucher @417-316-0023
Pony mare




(Angel) 3 year old sorrel mare broke to drive and ride.
Pony Gelding




(Sailor) 6 year old bay gelding broke to drive and ride.
Pony Team




(Bernice & Lester) Team of 7 year old Paint mare & gelding ponies broke to drive and ride.
Miniature Mare




(Cloud) 10 year old white mini mare. Super broke, ride and drive, rope and drag. Kids pony. Super gentle.
Miniature Gelding




(Wind Dancer) 7 year old Cremello mini gelding, gentle, broke to ride.
Miniature Gelding




(Pearl) 5 year old mini Palomino Gelding. Broke to ride, flashy gentle pony.
Pony Mare




(Black Shadow) 9 year old pony mare broke to ride & drive. Traffic safe and sound. Not for small inexperienced children.
Pony Mare




(Misty) 4 year old broke to ride & drive. Not for small inexperienced children.
Pony Gelding




(Charlie) 4 year old sorrel & white stout little gelding well broke to ride & drive. He is very quiet and gentle and a real babysitter.
Pony Mare




(Misty) 10 year old roan pony mare broke to ride.
Pony Mare




(Trinity) 3 year old black pony mare broke to ride and drive.
Pony Gelding




(Captain) 9 year old babysitter broke to ride and drive.
Pony Gelding




(Eldorado) 8yr.old reg. Welsh Chestnut gelding.Stands12 1.hh Broke to ride and drive the best!Loves kids and is very gentle.Traffic safe and has been used in parades.Has been downtown and has a lot of experience.You will love this one.100%Sound. More info call Enos Yoder @719-371-0248





Another photo of Eldorrado under saddle.
Pony Mare




(Lacy) 7 year old broke to ride & drive. She is very sweet and easy to load.
Pony Mare




Sunshine) 4 year old mare broke to ride & drive. A 5 year old has spent lost of time with this pony. A real babysitter.
Pony Mare




(Tracy) 4 year old mare broke to ride & drive. Tracy is broke the best and will wait patiently while the kids clime off and on her.
Pony Mare




(Shining) 5 year old sorrel mare broke to ride & drive. Good kids pony.
Team Of Pony Mares




(Holly & Dolly) Team of 4 year old ponies broke to ride and drive single and double. This team is kid broke, gentle and quiet.
Pony Mare




(Cuddles) 10 year old mare well broke to ride & drive. Kid broke.
Pony Gelding




(Moe) 3 year old broke to ride & drive.
Pony Gelding




(Grey) 3 year old broke to ride & drive. Kid broke.
Pony Gelding




(Cecil) 5 year old broke to ride & drive.
Pony Mare




(Dixie) 8yr old pony mare broke to ride and drive. Been on our farm the last yr. Absolutely a true babysitter. Perfect for kids that are real beginners. She will help them get their confidence.
Another Photo Of Dixie




2 Seat Surrey




Original carriage with auto top and lamps. Built by Syracuse Buggy Co, Syracuse, NY
Cut Under Phaeton




This Surrey is in beautiful condition overall, but with some “using” wear on the paint at the wheels, shafts, and pole. It has roller bearing axles, rubber tires, and hydraulic brakes. Comes with shafts and pole, and brass lamps.
Vis-A-Vis




This carriage comes with shafts and pole. It has maroon velvet interior.
2 Seat Surrey




Dr. Buggy




2 Seat Surrey




Like new surrey, has brakes, auto top and cover. Built by: Martin Buggy Shop.
Vis-A-Vis




Nice carriage with brakes and auto top. Built by Raber Buggy Works.
12 Passenger Wagonette




This unit is in nice shape. It has brakes and the top lowers down for transporting.
Another Photo Of The 12 Passenger Wagonette




Road Cart W/Auto Top




Horse Size Wooden Wheel Cart




Road Cart




This is a nice original cart restored by Calvin at Wana Wheel.
Chuck Wagon w/ Accessories




More photos, equipment inventory, and known wagon history at elkhuntinginformation.com Owner: Peter Groth 303-986-3039
Stagecoach




This coach has the original frame and wheels. The body cabin was rebuilt some time ago. We don’t have any documentation but am told by the previous owner that this is a late 1800’s model that was used in Steamboat for local purposes.
People Hauler




Wanted to show several photos of this well built wagon that is practicality new. This wagon would work well at a guest ranch or any other venue that requires moving people.





Hauls 20-24 people, built May 2016, brand new tires, hydraulic brakes, OSHA approved handrails and steps, overload spring on tongue, towing tongue & pulling tongue, and heavy duty axles.















Triple Board Newton Box Wagon




Here is a nice barn find.
Covered Wagon




Flatbed Trailer




20' goose neck trailer that has been modified to also be used to haul a chuck wagon. Comes with ramps, spare tire and new 8000 lb. winch.





This pewter sculpture sells Saturday July 15th. Please click on the photo on the right for the inscription.










This pewter sculpture sells Saturday July 15th. Please click on the photo on the right for the inscription.










This pewter sculpture sells Saturday July 15th. Please click on the photo on the right for the inscription.















This pewter sculpture sells Saturday July 15th. Please click on the photo on the right for the inscription.










This pewter sculpture sells Saturday July 15th. Please click on the photo on the right for the inscription.










Garcia Spurs




These will sell Saturday July 15th at the Adams County fairgrounds.




















The skilled hands of master artisan Luis Ortega whose superb collection of equestrian accoutrements represents the zenith of technical and aesthetic merit in rawhide braiding. These hobbles are 8 strand, braided and plaited rawhide with laced and colored pattern ornament. Sells at auction July 15th.










Braided Headstall by: Luis Ortega




This headstall sells at auction Saturday July 15th.