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
This past Monday the Chincoteague pony became the official state pony of Virginia!! 🎉
This post contains all of the July 2022 foal auction photos & the results of the Fall auction.
A huge THANK YOU to all who registered their ponies and supported us by spreading the word in our first year.
For fun we thought we would post the top 10 highlights from the past year.
Everyone loves the heartwarming stories of our beloved Chincoteague ponies and 2022 had no shortage of them! From the touching stories of those who won their dream foal during Pony Penning to honoring the ponies that have passed. Below are links to some of the top Chincoteague Pony stories from 2022!
Why a blog?
The ICPAR blog is designed to help Chincoteague Pony enthusiasts revisit past articles, registry highlights and other pertinent information without having to look through endless amounts of old social media posts & shares.