9th Annual Montana Horse Progress Days Auction

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8/28/2021 10:00 AM MDT
End bidding :
8/28/2021 8:00 PM MDT
Date: Sat, Aug 28, 2021
Time: 8:00 PM MDT

Location:
826 Kirkemendes Road, Lewistown, Montana, 59457

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Horses, Cattle, Livestock
Personal Property ID : 246614

Horses, Cattle, Livestock

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Horses, Cattle, Livestock
Personal Property ID : 247308

Horses, Cattle, Livestock

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Art, Antiques, & Collectibles
Personal Property ID : 247385

Art, Antiques, & Collectibles


9th Annual Montana Horse Progress Days Auction
SATURDAY, AUG 28, 2021
Location:  Reuben Miller Farm, Moore, MT

Featuring 50 head of Driving & Riding Horses & Teams
Wagons, Buggies & Horse Drawn Equipment
Saddles, Harness, Tack

 

LIVE AUCTION with LIVE INTERNET BIDDING on Horses & a number of larger items. 
CLICK HERE FOR AUCTION CATALOG!

 

AUCTION SCHEDULE
Friday, August 27th
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Auction Consignment Check-in
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dinner Special! All-You-Can-Eat Chicken & Fish Fry
Deep fried fish, chicken, fries, coleslaw, baked beans and 
warm baked fruit crunch with ice cream if desired. 
 
Saturday, August 28th 
7:00 a.m. ‘til auction All-You-Can-Eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast
7:45 a.m. Horse & Auction Preview
9:30 a.m. Auction begins with Tack, Harness & Small Merchandise 
12:00 noon Wagons, Buggies, Carts & Equipment
1:30 p.m. Horses, Mules & Teams

SEE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BELOW

 

AUCTION LISTING

 

TEAMS

  • Chad & Champ - 2016 Clydesdale  Geldings - 17:1/17:2hh - classy, well matched, well broke, great workers
  • Dick & Dan - 2004/2005 Belgian Geldings - 17:0/16:2hh - well broke, easy to hitch, parade safe, beginners team
  • Knick & Knack - 2013/2011 John Mules -  14:0/14:0hh - broke to drive and pack, green broke to ride, friendly and easy to work with
  • Bob & Betty - 2012/2011 Percheron x Gelding/Mare - 16:1/16:1hh - well broke to drive and ride, used for farm work and are traffic safe
  • Patriot & Apollo - 2010/2015 Suffolk Punch Geldings - 16:0/16:0hh - well broke, easy to be around, used in farm work, forestry and in town
  • Chip & Charlie - 2016/2017 Percheron Geldings - 17:0/17:0hh - well broke, hard working & honest, easy to work with and be around
  • Andy & Mandy - 2017/2018 Halflinger Gelding/Mare - well broke to drive single or double, easy to catch and be around, green broke to ride
  • Curly & Max - 2000/2005 Belgian Geldings - 17:0/17:0hh very well broke to drive, easy to be around, good nature
  • Doc & Dewy - 2015 Fjord Geldings - 14:1/14:1hh - broke to drive and pack, green broke to ride, hard workers
 
RIDING & DRIVING
  • Cash - 2018 AQHA Gelding - well built, classy made, rides, ranch horse deluxe
  • Nimbo - 2007 Morgan x Standardbred Gelding - ranch raised, drives and packs, honest, traffic safe
  • Elmer - 0218 Quarter Horse Gelding - 14:2hh - athletic, well built, ranch horse deluxe, easy to catch
  • Barney - Quarter Horse Gelding - well built, easy to be around, well broke
  • Legacy - 2016 Stardardbred x Morgan Gelding - 15:2hh - well broke to drive single or double, traffic safe
  • Rocket - 2017 Pony x - broke to ride and drive, traffic safe and has been driven by children, likes to chase cattle
  • Rose  - 2010 POA Mare - classy, rides and drive, quiet
  • Duke - 2017 Quarter Horse Gelding - 15:0hh - stout made, well started, eager learner, easy to work with
  • Thor - 2003 Standardbred Gelding - traffic safe and sound, strong uphill trotter, family surrey horse
  • Duke - 2014 Stardardbred Gelding - 15:2hh - easy to catch and shoe, stands to hitch, lots of drive
  • Peanut - 2006 Draft x Gelding - 15:0hh - well broke, stout made, great riding horse, well versed on the trails
  • Missy - 2018 - Morgan x Frisian x Percheron x Spotted Draft Mare - smooth gaits, broke to ride and drive, quiet 
  • Buck - 2015 Percheron x Quarter Horse Gelding - 16:1hh - well broke, great on the trails, eager to work
  • Rocky - 2008 Appaloosa Gelding - 15:2hh - gentle, great ranch and trail horse, colorful, very gentle
  • Rifle - 2014 Quarter Horse Gelding - 15:2hh - trail, ranch, pleasure & driving horse, quiet, very pretty
  • Starbuck - 2017 Quarter Horse Gelding - 15:0hh - well broke, quiet, great trail and all round horse
  • Betty - 2014 Belgian x Quarter Horse Mare - 15:3hh - well broke, very quiet, rides and drives, beginner level horse
  • Dancer - 2014 Dutch x Stanadardbred Gelding - 16:1hh -   flashy and wellbuilt, rides and drives, all around gelding
  • Bella - 2019 Standardbred x Paint x Belgian Mare - kind and easy to be around, well started, eager to learn
  • Riley - 2017 Percheron x Quarter Horse Mare - 15:0hh - well built, classy, quiet, ranch raised, well broke to ranch work and trail riding, lots of roping experience
  • Clayton - 2010 Friesian x Arabian Gelding - 17:0hh - big horse with bog heart, rides and drives, traffic safe
  • Dakota - 2017 Gypsy x Spotted Draft Gelding - 14:1hh - flashy and eye catching, rides and drives, wonderful gaits
  • Drifter - 2007 AQHA Gelding - 15:2hh - gentle and well broke, very experienced, great trail horse
  • Smokey - 2013 Draft x Gelding - 16:1hh - well broke, flashy, rides & drives single or double, eager to please
  • Clyde - 2010 Belgian x Gelding - 16:1hh - well broke to ride and drive, drives single or double, a hard worker
  • Blitz - 2018 Pony x Friesian x Percheron x Spotted Draft Mare - quiet and easy to be around, broke to ride and drive, smooth gaits, traffic safe
  • Colonel  - 2011 Percheron x Quarter Horse Gelding - rides and drive single or double, big foot, big bone, quiet
  • Captain Morgan  - 2017 Morgan x Percheron Gelding -  rides and drive, quiet, great trail horse, traffic safe
 
 
YEARLINGS
  • Skyview’s Storm - 2020 Friesian Sporthorse Gelding - gentle and kind, eager to please, ready to start 
  • Scooter - 2020 Quarter Horse x Percheron Gelding - well built, flashy color, eager learner, kind and gentle
  • Jimmie - 2020 Stardardbred Stallion - well started and well built, gentle to be around, ready for a job
  • Skyview’s Faith - 2020 Friesian Sporthorse Mare - classy in make and movement, kind and gentle, eager to learn
 
TACK & HARNESS
  • New & used halters, bridles, leads
  • New & used harness, lines, collars, hames, eveners
  • Ricky Yoakum Calf Roping Saddle
  • (2) Hereford stock saddles
  • Wade stock saddle, 15.5”, brand new
 
 
WAGONS & BUGGIES
  • Doctor’s Buggy, fully restored
  • Fringe Top Surrey, 2 seat
  • Covered wagon
  • Amish buggy, good condition, fiberglass wheels and shafts, new rubber on wheels, lights work 
  • IL style 2 seated buggy, 12volt lights
  • 2-Person cart with tongue and shafts
 
MISC
  • 2021 Montana Horse Progress Hand-made Quilt
  • 2021 Montana Horse Progress engraced seat
  • Lawsen post driver, brand new
  • (6) Steel grain drill wheels; Wooden wheels
  • Wooden barrels; Yard well pump
  • Egg crates; Cast iron cook ware; Butter churns; Copper kettle; 2-man saws; Enamel coffee pots; Glassware, and expecting much, much more!!

 


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

AUCTION SCHEDULE
Friday, August 27th
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Auction Consignment Check-in
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dinner Special! All-You-Can-Eat Chicken & Fish Fry
Deep fried fish, chicken, fries, coleslaw, baked beans and 
warm baked fruit crunch with ice cream if desired. 
 
Saturday, August 28th 
7:00 a.m. ‘til auction All-You-Can-Eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast
7:45 a.m. Horse & Auction Preview
9:30 a.m. Auction begins with Tack, Harness & Small Merchandise 
12:00 noon Wagons, Buggies, Carts & Equipment
1:30 p.m. Horses, Mules & Teams
 
 
TERMS
1)  Method of Payment: Cash or Check day of auction.  Photo ID required for registration.
2)  Shobe Auction & Realty, Reuben Miller (“Auction Company”) and their respective associates act as agents only and are not responsible for errors, omissions, misunderstanding, or liability whatsoever, including but not limited to the loss, damage, injury, death or illness of any horse, person or property before, during or after auction. All guarantees are strictly between the buyer and seller.
3) All horses are available for viewing and inspection prior to the auction. There is NO WARRANTY, expressed or implied by the Auction Company or any representative thereof for as to the soundness, physical condition, health or disposition of any horse offered in the auction. All horses are sold “AS IS” with existing conditions and defects. 
4) Buyer assumes all risk in merchandise and horses after they leave the auction ring. Possession of the horse shall not be obtained until full payment has been made.
 
 
INTERNET BIDDING
This is a Live Auction with Live Internet Bidding available on the horses, mules and larger items. Visit ShobeAuction.com for details on how to register to bid.
 
AUCTION CONSIGNMENTS
Auction consignments will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Friday, August 27th. 
 
CATERING
The Powell Wyoming Amish Community will be on site with a full menu.
All you can eat Fish & Chicken Fry on Friday eveing from 5-7 p.m., All you can eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast starting at 7 a.m. sale day and full menu throughout the day.
 
VENDOR BOOTHS
Vendor booths are available.  Electricity not available.  
 
CAMPING SPOTS
On-site dry camping is available for $15/night.
     Contact Reuben Miller at 406-374-2287 for info.
 
 
HOTEL INFORMATION
Lewistown is 15 miles east of the Reuben Miller Farm. Below is a list of available accomodations.  
The Calvert Hotel - 877-371-5411 - 216 7th Ave S. 
Yogo Inn - 406-538-8721 - 211 East Main St.
Super 8 - 406-538-2581 - 102 Wendell Ave.
B & B Motel - 406-535-5496 - 520 East Main St.
Trails End Motel - 406-535-5468 - 216 East Main St.
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Reuben Miller - 406-374-2287
Steve Miller - 406-374-2517
Shobe Auction Office - 406-538-5125
Jayson Shobe - 406-366-5125 • jayson@shobeauction.com
Kyle Shobe - 406-366-0472 • kyle@shobeauction.com
Mardi Linhart - 406-366-4667
 

Kyle Shobe

Auctioneer/Associate