76th Annual Texas Longhorn Cattle Auction

Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge will conduct its 76th annual longhorn sale in Apache, Oklahoma, on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at Stockman Oklahoma Livestock Marketing, Inc. (Apache Auction Market). Stockman Oklahoma Livestock Marketing is located 0.75 miles northwest of Apache, off Highway 19. Sale of Refuge longhorns will begin between 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Further information about the sale is available via the Stockman Oklahoma Livestock Marketing website at www.stockmanoklahoma.com and on Facebook.

Approximately 85 animals will be available, including mature cows, 2 year old bulls, yearlings, and calves. All sale animals may be viewed at the Market between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on September 11, 2019. All longhorns being sold are registered with or subject for registration with the Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America (TLBAA), International Texas Longhorn Association (ITLA), and the Cattleman’s Texas Longhorn Registry (CTLR). Contact Dan McDonald to obtain registration paperwork or to obtain documentation of registered longhorns after purchase.

All adult cows and bulls have been tested negative for brucellosis. Heifer calves have been vaccinated against brucellosis with the RB-51 vaccine. All bull and heifer calves have been vaccinated against blackleg disease. Health certificates required for interstate shipment of cows and calves will be provided by a veterinarian following the auction. Breeding age bulls (~2 years old) will have tested negative for Trichomoniasis. Prospective buyers should be familiar with their state’s requirements for importing cattle from Oklahoma.

Stockman Oklahoma Livestock Marketing accepts personal checks, cashier’s check, or cash for payment following the auction.