Carter Acres Horses in Sales
A wise individual told us that sometimes you have to sell the good ones--and sometimes at less than they're worth--in order to gain a following. He was right. He also told us that he always hoped that everyone who bought one, made money when they sold one (if they chose to do that.) That way everyone wins and hopefully they'd be back when they need another good mount. We agree with his philosophy. Here are a few that we know of that we think are doing us and their new owners proud.
Diamond K Horsemanship
and CA Duke of Bolton
Pepto is a 2018 Blue Roan gelding out of CA Pippa and by Chex Peppy Doc. He sold as a foal to Missouri and somehow found his way to Ohio. He sold as one of just five, 4 year olds (all the rest were older) in the August 2022 League of Legends sale, hosted by Turner Performance Horses, in Helena MT for a whopping $50,000! Pretty exciting for a Carter Acres debut in that sale.
Kyle & Rachel Vandenburg
Vandenburg Quarter Horses
and CA King Chex
CA King Chex is a 2018 gelding out of Queen Jessamun, our best broodmare and by Chex Peppy Doc, a stallion we leased for two years.
He sold for a top 10% sale price of $9000 in the Hermanson Kist Sale
Annie & Josh Wood
and Fullmer Performance Horses
(JD and Bailey Fullmer)
and CA Morganite
On the tremendous showing of CA Morganite for the Billings Livestock Sale in October 2021. Though she didn't sell, she commanded an impressive $6000 bid, the best seen for a two year old while we watched. We'll look forward to seeing more of her on the riding performance page as her training continues! (CA Morganite is eligible for the Ranch Horse Extravaganza in Mason City Iowa in September 2022. Idaho is a long way to come, but maybe!!)
and CA Red Rock
2020 Diamonds of the Desert
Premier Horse Sale Entry
June 26, 2020
Houck Horse Co
and Frost My Sterling
A Carter Acres bred gelding made the cut into the prestigious Diamond McNabb gelding sale! We sold Four L Lady Jackie in foal to LJSR Sterling Roan and "Cherry Bomb" was the resulting foal. He didn't grow up here, but he was bred here! Congratulations to Houck Horse Company for making him into the horse he is today and for the impressive top 20% sale price of $23,000 as just a four-year-old!
CA Tanzanite, CA Duke of Bolton, CA Damien Dark
While all these gelding sold well, CA Damien Dark commanded an impressive $17,000 in the Winter Triangle Sale in Oklahoma City in January 2022 as a coming 2 year old!
CA Smokin Joe
2009 gelding by LJSR Sterling Roan
Sold in the 2016 Diamond McNabb gelding sale
for $23,000 (3rd high seller of 86)
CA Regal Canyon
2007 gelding by LJSR Poco Hook
A high selling gelding in the
Southwest Select Quarter Horse Sale
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