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Heritage livestock's
Spring Catalog Sale

Heritage Livestock's Spring Catalog Sale

April 9, 2022 | Parsons Livestock Auction | Parsons, KS
Tack 9:00 AM | Horses 11:30 AM

Proven Session Preview - Friday, April 8th starting @ 10 AM


Sale Location:

Parsons Livestock Auction

25012 US-59 

Parsons, KS 67357

Preview Location:

Parsons State Hospital and Training Center Arena

2928-3000 North Blvd

Parsons, KS 67357

Preview on Friday, April 8th starting at 10:00am

Sale Info:

Preview for Proven Session horses on Friday, April 8th - same location as last sale - Parsons State Hospital & Training Center Arena, starting at 10:00am.

Sale day is Saturday, April 9th. Proven and regular catalog horses followed by open sale for any and all horses.  

Team rope preview on Friday held simultaneously with the Proven Session Preview. All Proven horses welcome, Regular catalog horses may show for $50 cattle fee. 

PROVEN CATALOG SESSION: All riding horses that complete the five maneuver test posted below on Friday 4/8. Horses are scored, it is not a competition but a sure way to prove your horse(s) to the buyers. These horses will receive professional advertisement. Proven horses will begin at lot 5 of the sale, followed by more regular catalog horses.

REGULAR CATALOG SESSION: Same as our previous catalog sales. These horses will receive professional advertisement. Regular catalog session for all riding horses, broodmares, colts, etc that do not preview in the proven session. The regular catalog horses are invited to the preview on Friday to ride around while Proven Tests are running - and may show in the team rope preview for the $50 cattle fee. 


OPEN SALE: Same as our previous sales. Open sale is for any and all horses. No professional advertisement. Consignments for open sale accepted until sale day. 

Preview session for proven catalog horses at an arena just 4 miles from the sale barn. Horses will have their hip numbers painted on and show in a 4-5 minute test. The test will be scored by two judges and results will be posted back the sale at Parsons Livestock Auction barn. Awards for high scoring horses when they are sold. Again, not a competition, but a way for buyers to watch you prove your horse. 

Proven Session will be LIVE STREAMED and the recording will be posted online. Link to be posted soon. Horses will show in close to sale order -- lots #5-15, then 16-25, in as close to number order as possible. Many consignors have multiple horses, so we want to give them enough time in between rides.



Horse must be shown in a bitted bridle. No tie downs, war bridles, hackamores, etc. 

English yearlings will be used - not ex ropers

Test:  1) Enter at a working walk

          Halt in front of judges, back four steps

          Dismount, pick up all four feet

          Drop your bridle, rebridle the horse, remount

          2) Trot a figure 8

          Lope a figure 8 (simple or flying lead change)

          3) Ride to pen, open gate, let a yearling out, close gate

          4) Drive the yearling to the other end of the arena, through an obstacle, 

          drive back to bottom 1/2 of the arena

          5) Neck rope the yearling at your discretion (2 loop limit)

          Stop the yearling, turn him and tow a few feet, drop your rope

          *After you let your steer go, you may use remaining time to show your                 horse if desired. No points added to score, but you have the audience's              attention until 5 minute time limit. 

          Exit the arena 

Five maneuvers being judged by two judges - each judge allowed 50 points per horse (10 points per maneuver) 

Experienced horsemen judging the horse not the rider - multiple horses may be shown by the same rider. 

High Scoring Horse receives $300 in the sale ring once sold

Second High Scoring Horse receives $200 in the sale ring once sold

Third High Scoring Horse receives paid catalog fee in the sale ring once sold

Consignor Info:

Catalog consignments are DUE March 5, 2022. 



Proven Catalog Session:

$150 Catalog Fee

8% Commission 

$10 Yardage + Insurance

$50 PO Fee

Pictures and videos can be sent in after consignment forms and payment. 

Proven horses receive professional advertisement prior to the sale.

Regular Catalog Session:

$100 Catalog Fee

8% Commission

$10 Yardage + Insurance

$50 PO Fee

Pictures and videos can be sent in after consignment forms and payment.

Regular catalog horses receive professional advertisement prior to the sale.

Open Sale consignments accepted until sale time on 4/9/22

$25 consignment fee 

8% Commission

$10 Yardage + Insurance

$25 PO Fee

Loose horses accepted - no consignment fee and no representation. 

8% commission, $10 Yardage + Insurance

$25 PO Fee

Tack Sale - accepting quality used tack, handmade tack, and saddles. 

20% Commission on miscellaneous tack

10% Commission on saddles

Management will determine accepting or rejecting any consignments



Friday, April 8th

      9:00am Catalog Horse Check-In begins @ Arena

    10:00am Proven Session Preview begins

      2:00pm Proven Session Horse Check-In moves to Sale Barn

      * Team Rope Preview to follow Proven Session Preview


Saturday, April 9th

      9:00am Tack Sale

    10:30am Regular Catalog Horse Check In Ends

    11:30am Catalog Horse Sale Begins

       1:00pm Open Horse Sale Check In Closes

Great selection of tack and supply vendors set up on site.

Buyer Info:

If bidding in person, register as a bidder Friday night or Saturday morning

Valid drivers license or identification card required

NO Buyers Premium

Payment is accepted in cash, check or credit card (3.5% fee on credit cards)

If you cannot make it to the sale, ONLINE BIDDING is available. Transportation can be arranged - list of transporters and their contact information posted closer to the sale. 

REGISTER as an ONLINE BIDDER using this link

Call Mariellen Raucher with office related questions (417) 316-0119

Visit the Vendors Invited to this Sale

Roy Henderson Custom Saddles

Draggin' S Saddlery 

Crown M Cattle - CSI Pads and Lonestar Ropes


Concessions on site at sale barn and preview arena

Holiday Inn Express & Suites- Parsons

1500 Cattle Drive

Parsons, KS 67357

(620) 820-6140

Press 0 to make reservations.

Mention the horse sale for special auction rate

Best Western Parsons Inn

101 Main Street

Parsons, KS 67357

(620) 423-0303


Sale Manager: Dennis Raucher (417) 316-0023

Office Manager: Mariellen Raucher (417) 316-0119

Pictures/Videos/Advertisement: Meghan Raucher (417) 316-0992

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