Black Hills Stock Show Summer Spectacular Horse Sale Report
June 14, 2015 at Central States Fairgrounds, Rapid City, SD
Auctioneer, Seth Weishaar
Pedigrees, John Johnson
TSLN Rep., Scott Dirk
37 Geldings avg. $4915
17 Mares avg. $4132
2 Yearling colts avg. $2225
Black Hills Stock Show presented their annual Summer Spectacular Horse Sale on June 14 at the James Kjerstad Event Center on the Central States Fairgrounds in Rapid City, SD.
There was a great selection of excellent ranch, rodeo and just plain riding horses in the sale. A horse to fit most every horse enthusiast’s needs. The buyers came early for the preview and stayed for the very last horse of the day, making for a very successful sale.
The top selling horse of the day was RN Justa Smart Bo, lot 5. This 2005 sorrel gelding is sired by Justa Smart Doc out of a Freckles Gay King x Colonel Freckles mare. This big, solid finished heading horse can also do a full day’s work in the pasture or branding pen was consigned by Crew Cattle Co. Philip, SD and sold to Nicole Fenez, Sisseton, South Dakota for $10,000.
Selling at $9250 was lot 43, Nitros Pepto Lexus, a 2010 bay roan gelding by Nitro Dual Doc x Peptoboonsmal and out of a Freckles Playboy x War Lena Bars mare. He had been roped off on both heading and healing and will really follow a cow. Meyer Horse Co. from Bernard, Iowa was the consignor and Tom Tuhy, Dunn Center, North Dakota was the buyer.
Lot 31, Boons Miss Della, a 2010 black mare consigned by Tom Vivion, Bingham, Nebraska sold to Jo Schaff, Bonesteel, South Dakota for $9,000. This fancy mare is out of Twisty Mecom going back to Haidas Little Pep on the topside and SJ Della a Snickelfritz Jake x Snickelfritx Chex mare. This beautiful black mare is very athletic with speed, cow sense and has been started in the arena.
Also selling at $9000 was lot 38, A Thirsty Poco Chic, a 2008 black gelding from Joe Day, Zumbrota, Minnesota that sold to Tucker McDaniel, Midland, South Dakota. A top gelding that has been hauled in World Series and USTR ropings, this horse scores excellent out of the box and has the looks to get your attention.
Lot 48, Genuine Tuff Girl, a 2013 Bay mare from Wagonhound Land & Livestock, Douglas, Wyoming had the next top seller at $8,500. This mare is by Genuine Masterpiece x Shining Spark and out of DH Katy Cline x PC Cline Frost x Sun Frost. This mare has the looks to be a halter champion and the pedigree to be a big time performer in most any area. Robin White, Douglas, Wyoming was the buyer.
Doxs Pepon Smoke, lot 7, a 2006 Bay gelding by Peopnita Flo x Mr Peponita Flo x Peponita on the top side and Cobra Smoke x Mr Gun Smoke on the bottom sold at $8250. The gelding was consigned by Joe Day, Webster Lembke, Hebron, North Dakota was the buyer.
Another horse at $8250 was lot 49, consigned by JD Williams, Lusk, Wyoming sold to Jay McPherson, Piedmont, South Dakota. Cowboys Shining Rojo, is a handy sized 2011 Palomino gelding that pulls like a big horse with plenty of speed and cow sense.