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Impounded horses to be auctioned on September 20

Aug. 29, 2008

The Georgia Department of Agriculture will auction 38 horses that were impounded for poor condition but have now been nursed back to good health.

"There is a wide selection of horses. Each one deserves a good home," says Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin.

The auction will be held at the Georgia Department of Agriculture Jasper County Impound Facility in Mansfield, GA at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 20, 2008.

Pictures of the equine will be posted when available on the Department website: www.agr.georgia.gov.

  • "Zahra" 3 year old; chestnut Arabian mare
  • "Azizza" 2 ½ year old; gray Arabian mare
  • "Sheba" 12 year old; white Arabian mare
  • "Cinch" 1 year old; bay grade gelding
  • "Lasso" 1 year old; bay Mustang cross gelding
  • "Coop" 9 year old; red leopard Appaloosa gelding
  • "Tanya" 3 year old; bay roan Appaloosa mare
  • "Cupid" 6 yr old; chestnut Appendix mare
  • "Gala" 5 year old; red dun Quarter Horse mare
  • "Fuji" 12 year old; bay Quarter Horse mare
  • "Paris" 20 year old; gray Mustang mare
  • "Rammstein" 20 year old; bay Thoroughbred gelding
  • "Sahara" 18 year old; bay Mustang mare
  • "Sprinkles" 4 year old; sorrel Paint cross mare
  • "Wack" 18 year old; liver chestnut Mustang gelding
  • "Jasmine" 13 year old; bay Arabian Mare
  • "Aramus" 5 year old; chestnut Arabian gelding
  • "Basil" 2 year old; bay Arabian gelding
  • "Gondar" 4 year old; chestnut Arabian gelding
  • "Latif" 2 year old; gray Arabian gelding
  • "Naji" 2 year old; gray Arabian gelding
  • "My Deliverance" 12 year old; palomino Quarter Horse mare
  • "Nizar" 2 year old; bay Arabian gelding
  • "Ra" 4 year old; gray Arabian gelding
  • "Serafix" 2 year old; chestnut Arabian gelding
  • "Alya" 2 year old; rose gray Arabian mare
  • "Alina" 2 year old; bay Arabian mare
  • "Bint" 4 year old; gray Arabian mare
  • "Isis" 5 year old, bay Arabian mare
  • "Kadaisa" 4 year old; bay Arabian mare
  • "Layla" 2 year old; gray Arabian mare
  • "Malika" 11 year old; bay Arabian mare
  • "Raja" 2 year old; gray Arabian mare
  • "Xena" 2 year old; gray Arabian mare
  • "Halo" 13 year old; black Paint mare
  • "Rose" 16 year old; red roan grade mare
  • "Wings" 5 month old; bay tobiano Paint gelding
  • "Thor" 5 month old; cremello grade gelding

The horses may be inspected at the facility from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on the day of the auction.

The successful bidder must be prepared to tender the price by cashiers check or money order and move the animal from the impoundment facility by 6 p.m. on Monday, September 22nd, 2008.  Payment may be made at the time the animal is picked up.

All horses are subject to periodic inspection by the Georgia Department of Agriculture for a period of 12 months. In addition, the department reserves the right to withhold loading if transport trailer is deemed unsafe for occupancy or road use.

For directions to the facility and additional information, visit the Department of Agriculture's website at www.agr.georgia.gov. For any additional questions, contact the Department's Equine Section at (404) 656-3713 (Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.).

Courtesy: Georgia Department of Agriculture

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