Terms & Conditions

1. Please Note: The Stallion Pages of this site attempt to summarize basic terms and conditions for each stallion.  However, all bidders should understand that all that they are acquiring is a breeding CONTRACT to the stallion of their choice.  The successful bidder is subject to the terms specified in the stallion owner’s contract.  THE TERMS OF THE BREEDING CONTRACT SUPERSEDE ANY TERMS FOUND ON THIS SITE OR IN THE AUCTION PROGRAM.

2. In the event of a dispute concerning the terms of the auction or breeding contract, all participants agree to accept the decision of the auction committee as binding.

3. The minimum bid on all stallions is $700 U.S. Funds. Important Note: If a stallion does not receive a minimum bid that is PAID IN FULL, his offspring are not eligible for the New York Stallion Service Auction Sweepstakes classes at the NY Regional.

4. In the event the mare does not produce a foal as a result of breeding during this breeding season, any subsequent foals, conceived in a later year, will not be eligible for any Sweepstakes class UNLESS the stallion is also in the Auction during the year the foal is conceived. Foals resulting from the Name Your Mare lots are only eligible in the class born the year AFTER the lot is purchased. The mare must be named by January 15.

5. Each entry will be sold to the highest bidder. The auctioneer will determine the winning bid.

6. The mare owner is responsible for any bills concerning veterinary care, farrier, etc. In the event of semen transport, mare owners may be subject to collection fees and shipping charges. Consult stallion owner on the terms pertaining to the shipment of semen. In the case of frozen semen, the buyer may be responsible for storage charges. See individual breeding contract.

Payment Terms: Cash, Credit Card (MasterCard or Visa), GOOD check, direct debit.

A minimum deposit of $700 is required at the time of auction. Deposits are NON-REFUNDABLE. Balance is due before mare is bred or by March 1, 2017, whichever is earlier.

Checks must be made payable to the NY STALLION SERVICE AUCTION. Returned checks will be charged a $50 processing fee.

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