Annual Spring Horse Auction Tack & Equipment Tag Sale - University of Connecticut Department of Animal Science
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UConn Horse Auction and Tack & Equipment tag sale



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Alyssa O’Keefe, poses with Corinthian Troubadour (Ted) – Ted will be in this year’s auction.



Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014


    Tag Sale: 9 AM (ends when the last horse is auctioned off)

    Auction Preview: 11 AM

    Horse Auction: 1 PM


Horsebarn Hill Arena, Storrs, CT
Directions to the Area

Documents and Links

  • It's Here!  A list in lot order of horses entered in the 2014 UConn Horse Auction -- photos and some pedigrees included! - click here (updated 4/15/14)


  • To view a tentative list of items to be sold by this year's vendors (subject to change) - click here (updated 4/22/14)


Want to Try Out a Horse? 

Potential buyers can make an appointment the week of the auction to view and ride UConn horses up for auction. 

Appointments are limited to one half hour and are available Monday - Friday anytime from 10 am – 4 pm.


We reserve the right to limit your time to 30 minutes per horse.

Please call the UConn Horse Barn at (860) 486-2034 to make an appointment

and/or for more information about the horses. 



Want to Be A Vendor?

If you are interested in selling items at the 2014 horse auction,

contact Vanessa Licowski at or (860) 486-1009

to request a vendor contract to be mailed to you. 

The reservation fee is $75 for each 10’ x 15’ space (8 foot table)

and $100 for any space larger than that measurement. 


G.M. Thompson and Sons will be at the auction this year selling grain!




This year, be sure to stop by the Alumni Table (hosted by UCANRAA) to enter a free drawing for CANR items.  The table will also have NEW Alumni T-shirts available to purchase so you can show your CANR pride!

Also at this year's horse auction, UCANRAA will hold a silent auction for a signed and framed print of a pencil sketch of UC Lyric by Helen Scanlon.



Special Offer...


Nutrena offers deals each year at our auction for anyone who purchases a horse!  

This year's deal is one free bag of feed.



The UConn Horse Auction is solely organized by Animal Science students

with faculty and staff supervision.

You Can Buy with Confidence at Our Sale!







Please remember,

No Pets Are Allowed In the Arena

(Except for Service Animals)



Last updated: 04/23/2014 5:16:35

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Department of Animal Science
3636 Horsebarn Road Ext.
Storrs, CT 06269-4040
Phone: (860) 486-2413
Fax: (860) 486-4375