Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

From the buyer’s perspective: 

  • All bulls will sell with a current breeding soundness exam.
  • All bred animals will sell with a pregnancy test day of delivery unless other arrangements have been made between buyer and seller.
  • All animals will sell with a sight unseen guarantee.
  • Females will be owner guaranteed for breeding soundness.  If you want a vet’s opinion it will be up to you to arrange this with the seller.
  • You must register to bid on this site.  Instructions are available at the bottom of the private treaty page on the website.
  • Payment will be made to Frontier Stockyard’s custodial account and held in escrow before delivery of animal or animals.
  • If you choose to exercise the sight unseen guarantee, you must do so at time of delivery. 
  • Any incident that occurs after delivery of said animal or animals will be the responsibility of the buyer. 
  • If payment is made with a personal or company check,  funds must be cleared at your bank before delivery will be made.
  • Payment can be made with electronic wire transfer or money order.
  • Bid will expire in five business days from the time it is placed. (Excluding weekends.)

From the seller’s perspective:

  • Seller or consignor will be held responsible for any guarantees made regarding their individual consignments.
  • All bulls will be required to have a current fertility examination prior to delivery.
  • All bred females will be required to have current pregnancy test prior to delivery.
  • All animals will be sound and healthy with acceptable disposition.
  • A listing will expire 60 days from the date of approval.
  • Consignor must leave listing up for a minimum of five business days. (Excluding weekends.)
  • Consignor has five business days to accept or decline the high bid on lots. (Excluding weekends.)

How it works:

  • Fill out a consignment form with information on your listing.
  • Forms are available on the website or you can contact Frontier Stockyards office.
  • A consignment fee of $100.00 for each listing.
  • When your listing sells you will be charged a fee of 4% on the total $$ of the sale.  At this time the original $100.00 will be deducted from your total dollars owed to Frontier Stockyards.
  • Example —— Sale $3500.00 X .04%= $140.00 —— $140.00 – $100.00 = $40.00 net due to FSY.
  • Commission will be $100.00 minimum $500.00 maximum.

Reserve Price:

  • Set your reserve price at an acceptable level.  When a reserve price is met the sale is final.
  • Bids will be accepted in $100.00 increments.
  • You have the right to set a floor price,  this will give the bidders a place to start the bidding.
  • This will keep the bidding between a range of prices.
  • If there is no active bids on an item, you can change your minimum and maximum bids.
  • Once bidding on a lot has started prices are locked.
  • Example —— Minimum bid of $2500.00  Reserve bid of $3500.00,  If there is a bid in between these ranges,  consignor has the right to accept the high bid. 

Sight unseen guarantee (Protection for Buyer’s):

  • Animal or animals must be as represented in the listing.
  • Animal or animals must be sound and in good general health.
  • Animal or animals must have an acceptable disposition.
  • Animal or animals must have all necessary health papers and protocols in order at time of delivery, at the seller’s expenses.

Sight unseen guarantee (Protection for Seller’s):

  • Buyer must inspect animal or animals at time of delivery, any discrepancy must be noted immediately.
  • Any issues that occur after delivery of animal will be the responsibility of the buyer.
  • Payment for the transaction will be held in Frontier Stockyard’s custodial account.
  • Payment will be made to the seller after transaction has been approved by both parties.

ALL GUARANTEES ARE MADE BETWEEN BUYER AND SELLER. 

FRONTIER STOCKYARDS IS ACTING STRICTLY AS THE MARKETING AGENCY AND WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THIS WEBSITE AND THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED IN THE TEXT ABOVE.