- The Auction Time Zone is PST – Pacific Standard Time – The Auction is set to begin Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 8:00 am and end Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
- Auction Payments can be made through PayPal.
- It is the bidders responsibility to refresh computer and keep track of the auction end time.
- Full payment is due at the close of the auction.
- Auction winners will be notified via email after the auction has concluded.
Preapproval of Bidders: Every person desiring to place bids during the auction must obtain register to do so via the SYVAHA website prior to the commencement of the auction.
No Other Warranty: Horses will be vetted prior to the sale date. Any potential buyer may have any horse examined by a veterinarian of his choice and at his expense prior to the sale of the horse. This right given to a potential buyer is given in lieu of any warranty of quality, condition or otherwise. Therefore, consignor makes no warranty, express or implied, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, such warranties being hereby specifically excluded, and consignor or sale management further makes no warranty that any horse is suitable for show or any other purposes , each horse is sold “AS IS” and with all existing conditions and faults. Neither the Consignor, sale management, auctioneer or any other person is authorized to make warranties about any horse. No oral or written statement constitutes any warranty, and all such oral or written statements, other than those contained herein, shall be relied upon by any bidder or buyer, and are not part of any contract of sale.
Severability: If any provision of these CONDITIONS OF SALE is held to be illegal or invalid, such illegality or invalidity shall not affect the remaining provisions of these CONDITIONS OF SALE, and they shall be continued and enforced as if such illegal or invalid provision had never been inserted herein.
Warranty of Pedigree: Seller warrants horse’s pedigree as represented.
Registration Papers: Registration papers shall not pass to the purchaser until the horse has been paid in full. Registration papers will be given to the new owner when they pick up their gelding.
Warranties on Liability of Sale Manager: The sale management makes no representation and/or warranties whatsoever with respect to the sale horses. All representations and warranties contained herein are made by the seller only. The sale manager, its officers, directors, employees and/or representatives shall not be liable for any loss, sickness, disease, or injury of sale horses.
Risk of Loss: Immediately after the horse is sold, it will be the sole risk and responsibility of the buyer thereof.
Bidding: The highest bidder shall be the buyer and if any dispute arises between two or more bidders, the horse in dispute will immediately be put up again for advance bids. If there be no advance the horse shall go to the person from whom the auctioneer recognized the last bid. The auctioneer will decline any bid made by persona who in his judgment are not responsible bidders.
Default of Purchase: If any person shall purchase lot and not pay for it as prescribed above, the seller shall have the right to resell the lot or, at his option, bring action for specific performance, in which event the defaulting buyer agrees to pay all cost of such suit together with attorney fees as fixed by the court. In the event of resale, the defaulting buyer agrees to pay all costs of resale, plus any price deficiency.
Delivery To Buyer: No horse shall be delivered to the buyer until payment has been made on the day of the sale by one or more of the aforementioned means. Horses must be picked up by May 31, 2016. Buyer is responsible for transport and the cost of transport of the horse. Board will be charged on any horses not picked up by the May 31, 2016 deadline.
Transportation: Buyer, at his own expense, shall transport horse from the sale.
Law And Taxes: The terms and conditions shall be construed and governed by the laws of California in effect as of date of sale, and any dispute shall be resolved pursuant to the laws of the state of California and jurisdiction and venue shall be irrevocably in Santa Barbara County, California.
Disputed Cases: In all disputed cases the SYVGF Board shall have the sole right to appoint an expert who shall decide the point at issue, and his decision shall be binding on both buyer and seller. Whoever is decided to be in the wrong shall pay the cost for the expert so appointed. Any disputes between a bidder, buyer or seller or seller’s agents which cannot be resolved by any expert, described above shall at the option of the SYVGF Board be submitted to binding arbitration in accordance with the laws of the State of California in Santa Barbara County.
Withdrawal Rights: SYVGF Board reserves the right to withdraw any