Check out this post for photos of all the foals that were sold at the 2023 Pony Penning auction held on July 27 by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company in Chincoteague, Virginia. There was in-person and simultaneous online bidding available.
The results were
- 71 ponies (including 7 buybacks) sold
- $479,000 total in sales (record)
- average cost per foal $6,792
- high bid $42,000 (buyback)(record)
- low bid $1,800
All photos have sire and dam listed as well as known auction price and number.
“Buyback” refers to foals who will spend their lives on the island and the person who “bought” them is paying for the ability to name the foal, the Fire Company will retain ownership of the foal.
For a complete list of the foals pedigrees visit the "Feral Foal Watch" page on the Chincoteague Pony Pedigree Database website.
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*Please note that the International Chincoteague Pony Association & Registry is not part of the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company and all auction notes and information is presented for informational purposes only.
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