Boone County Draft Horse, Mule Sale ends Friday


A man rides a 5-year-old gelding at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale Friday at the Mathewson Exhibition Center. The gelding was auctioned off for $2,000. The annual sale is hosted each year on the Missouri State Fairgrounds.


Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Martha Henderson, of Strasburg, snaps a five-foot bull whip at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale on Friday at the Mathewson Center. Henderson said the family owns Cadillac Ranch the Home of HorsePower Experiential Learning Program, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that brings children and teens from the city to learn life skills and communication without words through horsemanship. Henderson was looking at whips at Richards Tack, Hardware & Harness, of Blackwell, Oklahoma.


Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Two paint geldings are up for auction Friday at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The annual sale began Wednesday and ended Friday.


Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Steve Smith sits atop Bruce the mule waiting to enter the auction ring Friday at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale at the Mathewson Center. Smith, with MoKan Mule Co., of Adrian, was talking with Courtney Clancy, and her dog Koda, of Springfield, who was there with The Captain Taylor Farm, of Ozark.


Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

An unidentified ringman solicits a bid for two paint geldings being auctioned off Friday during the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The sale concluded Friday.


Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

A man rides a 5-year-old gelding at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale Friday at the Mathewson Exhibition Center. The gelding was auctioned off for $2,000. The annual sale is hosted each year on the Missouri State Fairgrounds.

Martha Henderson, of Strasburg, snaps a five-foot bull whip at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale on Friday at the Mathewson Center. Henderson said the family owns Cadillac Ranch the Home of HorsePower Experiential Learning Program, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that brings children and teens from the city to learn life skills and communication without words through horsemanship. Henderson was looking at whips at Richards Tack, Hardware & Harness, of Blackwell, Oklahoma.

Two paint geldings are up for auction Friday at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The annual sale began Wednesday and ended Friday.

Steve Smith sits atop Bruce the mule waiting to enter the auction ring Friday at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale at the Mathewson Center. Smith, with MoKan Mule Co., of Adrian, was talking with Courtney Clancy, and her dog Koda, of Springfield, who was there with The Captain Taylor Farm, of Ozark.

An unidentified ringman solicits a bid for two paint geldings being auctioned off Friday during the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The sale concluded Friday.

A man rides a 5-year-old gelding at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale Friday at the Mathewson Exhibition Center. The gelding was auctioned off for $2,000. The annual sale is hosted each year on the Missouri State Fairgrounds.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_TSD031117HorseMuleSale-1.jpgA man rides a 5-year-old gelding at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale Friday at the Mathewson Exhibition Center. The gelding was auctioned off for $2,000. The annual sale is hosted each year on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Martha Henderson, of Strasburg, snaps a five-foot bull whip at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale on Friday at the Mathewson Center. Henderson said the family owns Cadillac Ranch the Home of HorsePower Experiential Learning Program, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that brings children and teens from the city to learn life skills and communication without words through horsemanship. Henderson was looking at whips at Richards Tack, Hardware & Harness, of Blackwell, Oklahoma.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_TSD031117HorseMuleSale-2.jpgMartha Henderson, of Strasburg, snaps a five-foot bull whip at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale on Friday at the Mathewson Center. Henderson said the family owns Cadillac Ranch the Home of HorsePower Experiential Learning Program, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that brings children and teens from the city to learn life skills and communication without words through horsemanship. Henderson was looking at whips at Richards Tack, Hardware & Harness, of Blackwell, Oklahoma. Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Two paint geldings are up for auction Friday at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The annual sale began Wednesday and ended Friday.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_TSD031117HorseMuleSale-3.jpgTwo paint geldings are up for auction Friday at the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The annual sale began Wednesday and ended Friday. Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

Steve Smith sits atop Bruce the mule waiting to enter the auction ring Friday at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale at the Mathewson Center. Smith, with MoKan Mule Co., of Adrian, was talking with Courtney Clancy, and her dog Koda, of Springfield, who was there with The Captain Taylor Farm, of Ozark.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_TSD031117HorseMuleSale-4-.jpgSteve Smith sits atop Bruce the mule waiting to enter the auction ring Friday at the Draft Horse and Mule Sale at the Mathewson Center. Smith, with MoKan Mule Co., of Adrian, was talking with Courtney Clancy, and her dog Koda, of Springfield, who was there with The Captain Taylor Farm, of Ozark. Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat

An unidentified ringman solicits a bid for two paint geldings being auctioned off Friday during the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The sale concluded Friday.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_TSD031117HorseMuleSale-5.jpgAn unidentified ringman solicits a bid for two paint geldings being auctioned off Friday during the Boone County Draft Horse and Mule Sale on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The sale concluded Friday. Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat
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