Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers' Mart held their Spring Sale of 78 working collies and pups at The Hammerlands Centre, Moffat on Saturday 10th March 2012.
A large attendance of buyers
A large attendance of buyers from throughout the UK were present, and the Cheviot ewe hoggs on the field proved to be very difficult to handle with quality dogs in short supply.
‘Lass’ a 22 month Bare Skinned Bitch shown by John MaClachan, Spean Bridge met the days top price of 3100gns selling to local handler J Bunting.
Next Best from Ivan Stephenson, Broughshane at 2800gns for ‘Meg’ a 3 Year Old Bitch to M/S Bearnes, Girvan.
‘Lass’ a 22 Month Old Bare Skinned Bitch Shown by John MaClachan, Spean Bridge met the days top price of 3100gns.
T McPhee, Reiss sold ‘Flash’ 2 Year Old Tricolor Dog at 2300gns to M/S Helliwell, Lancs.
Glen Torrens, Castle Derg sold his 13 Month Old Tricolor Bitch ‘Del’ at 2100gns to M/S Davidson, Woolar.
W Gallagher, Barvin then sold ‘Spy’ a 13 Month Old Bitch at 2000gns to a Welsh Buyer.
Broken registered dogs sold to £3255 averaging £1903
Part-broken dogs sold to £1260 averaging £735
Pups sold to £546 averaging £229
Next Sale at Moffat SUNDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2012 at 10am.
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