Deadline Approaching for ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale

The Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (ITOBA) Fall Mixed Sale is set for Sunday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. The sale will be held in the receiving barn at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The deadline to enter is Monday, Aug. 13.

The deadline to enter the ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale is quickly approaching. All entries must be submitted by Monday, Aug. 13 to be eligible for the sale Sunday, Oct. 14 at Indiana Grand.

The Fall Training sale will feature all types of horses, from weanlings and yearlings to breeding stock, including broodmares, mares in foal and broodmare prospects. The sale is open to all horses and is not limited to Indiana breds. The sale will be limited to 60 horses with Indiana sired horses receiving preference in getting a spot in the sale.

All entries must be submitted to Duane Swingley Auctioneers, LLC by Monday, Aug. 13. The entry fee of $250 is due at time of consignment, payable to ITOBA. The commission fee for each entry, regardless of buy backs or sale price is $500, which includes the $250 entry fee. An additional five percent commission fee will be applied to any horse that sells over $10,000. Contracts are available through ITOBA’s Website at www.itoba.com.

On sale day, sellers are also responsible for providing the original Jockey Club Registration papers, coggins, health certificate and vet certificate and stallion certificate for mares that are in foal. Any entry that does not have those documents on file on sale day will not be allowed at auction.

An online catalog will be available soon through ITOBA’s website.

The ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale also offers conformation photos and walking videos to all sellers for an additional cost. These photos and videos will be added online and additionally, the photos will be available in the catalog. Photographer Shelley Winter is providing the video and photo service for the sale.

For more information on the upcoming ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale, contact Duane Swingley at (765) 212-8424 or Leigh Ann Hopper at (765) 425-5790. Information about the sale is also available through email at duaneswingleyauctioneers@yahoo.com.