While Howden’s John Bell was again top dog with a 5,000gns sale, it was
the pup pen that proved the real eyecatcher at Skipton Auction Mart’s Summer
working sheepdogs sale, setting a new record price for the venue.
North Yorkshire’s John Bell rung up yet another top price success at Skipton’s
opening 2015 working sheep dogs sale with an outstanding young
black and white bitch that sold for 4,500gns.
Shaun Richards was top dog again at Skipton Auction Mart’s
autumn sale of working sheep dogs when selling his three-year-old
bitch Queen for 4,050gns.
A three-year-old Border Collie bitch named Tock ticked all
the right boxes to clock up the day’s top price of 4,000 guineas at Skipton Auction Mart’s
annual summer sale of working sheep dogs.
The Spring Sale of working sheepdogs at The Rhiwlas Estate, Bala proved to be
a very successful day with a large crowd of potential buyers witnessing record
averages for the dogs forward.