Entries due tomorrow

Off the back of a record-breaking online Thoroughbred sale yesterday where the Savabeel mare Hasahalo sold for $670,000, there is just over one day before entries for this month’s gavelhouse.com Standardbred auction are due. With eight monthly auctions having beein conducted for Standardbreds on the gavelhouse.com platform, the site has been a valuable addition to the trading […]

Seamark marks a milestone for gavelhouse.com Standardbred

Thursday’s Wyndham Harness meeting set the stage for a landmark moment for gavelhouse.com Standardbred with Seamark the first winning graduate bought off the revolutionary site. Leading throughout, while being constantly niggled at by his opposition, Seamark was a gutsy winner of the Kindergarten Stakes Saturday 14th March Mobile Pace 2400m in the hands of Samantha […]

Win boosts Red Terror’s appeal ahead of sale on Wednesday night

A win last week for Red Terror, who is currently for sale on gavelhouse.com, further boosted his appeal and took his earning’s past the $55,000 mark. A tough performance over 2500m at Thursday’s Manawatu meeting saw Red Terror celebrating his seventh career victory to go with seven runner-up finishes. The decision to sell is a […]

gavelhouse.com Standardbred sale topper Miss Fiona sets the standard

With entries due next week and three Standardbred auctions under their belt, gavelhouse.com’s September sale saw new ground broken with the top price fetched being $25,000 for the well-presented Miss Fiona. The Captaintreacherous filly was sold in work with her listing page boasting decent side-on and front-on shots with the added bonus of quality video […]

Majestic Son Shines Bright on gavelhouse.com Award

Alabar Farm’s Majestic Son was fittingly awarded the gavelhouse.com Trotting Stallion Of The Year for the second year running at Saturday night’s Harness Racing New Zealand Awards. Represented by two lots in the inaugural gavelhouse.com Standardbred online auction in July, the Majestic Son two-year-olds were the two highest priced horses to sell with his filly […]

Tardina Stud top inaugural gavelhouse.com Standardbred auction

Tardina Stud’s two-year-old daughter of Majestic Son in Maggie May (pictured) topped the inaugural gavelhouse.com Standardbred online auction on Wednesday night, fetching $16,000. Tony Parker was more than happy with the result and can see where the new way of trading will fit into their already successful breeding and racing operation “We entered two two-year-olds and […]

First foray into online Standardbred auctions garners quality catalogue        

        gavelhouse.com has launched their inaugural online Standardbred auction catalogue comprising 23 Lots with bidding set to close starting with Lot 1 at 7pm on Wednesday 24 July. The catalogue features weanlings, yearlings, two-year-olds, racehorses and broodmares both empty and in-foal. Of the in-foal mares the covering sires include Buy Kiwi Made, […]

Entries open for inaugural gavelhouse.com Standardbred auction

The much-anticipated virtual ‘open for business sign’ is officially up on gavelhouse.com’s new Standardbred online auction platform with entries for the first monthly auction now being taken. There are two steps for new users to enter horses including registering their user account and then following the simple, self-service process to enter each horse. Entries for […]

Guide to buying bloodstock online

Online bloodstock trading is becoming increasingly popular as a timely and cost-effective means of selling. Buyers have the convenience of regular trading opportunities and vendors have a cost-effective selling option to move bloodstock on. Buyers and sellers alike are embracing the concept and with gavelhouse.com’s rapid growth in the thoroughbred sphere seeing its expansion into standardbreds […]

Picture perfect for your gavelhouse.com listing

We all know too well the struggle of getting the perfect photo of our horses. But how important is it? A decent photo could be the difference between money in the bank and a horse still sitting in the paddock. It attracts attention and draws in buyers giving them a creditable indication of conformation and […]