Reduction/Carefully Selected Consignment Auction
at Bonnie Lea Farm
Donald Raucher, Auctioneer (Florence MA license AU2233)
with Brad Snider

Saturday August 13, 2022
Tack and Equipment at 10:30 AM
Horses and Ponies to follow

Terms & Conditions

Bonnie Lea Farm, including management, representatives, and employees is acting solely as a medium between buyer and seller. All items are sold as is where is and any and all guarantees are between buyer and seller. 

Each item for sale is sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS. All sales are final. NO REFUNDS. Items in this auction may be from an estate; some have been pre-used and may contain imperfections from normal wear and tear. We have made every attempt to describe each item as accurately as possible. We are not responsible for errors or omissions in the descriptions. Before bidding, you should take appropriate steps to verify the accuracy of the listed item descriptions. You should also take appropriate steps to inspect or validate the condition of listed items prior to bidding on them.

We will answer questions to the best of our ability and provide additional photographs of lots upon request during the pre-bidding and preview period.

Management reserves the right to refuse any item deemed unsuitable for this auction. Carefully selected additions.

Commission Schedule

  • Tack and any horse or farm related equipment commission is 25% of the selling price, with a flat $15 “no sale” fee.
  • Any truck, trailer or running vehicle (including farm tractors), commission is 12.5%, with a $25 “no sale” fee.
  • All consigners have the option to accept or reject the final bid, but it must be before the item leaves the ring. 
  • Horses, ponies, donkeys consignment fee of $100, commission 10%, no additional “no sale” fee. ALL consignments must go through the auction ring. That is where the buyers are. All sales must go through the auction office. Risk and responsibility of any horse passes to buyer upon purchase, however title remains with seller until horse is paid for.
  • Any horse, equine or donkey requires a negative Coggins within 6 months of the Auction (after 2/15/2022) and current Rabies within one year.
  • Any horse, equine or donkey requiring a rider or handler will be charged $35 each.


  • Payment must be made in U.S. dollars.
  • Acceptable forms of Payment: cash, valid checks with proper ID, and Visa/Mastercard credit cards.
  • Credit cards will be accepted with a 3.5% Surcharge. 
  • All sales are subject to a 6.25% Massachusetts Sales Tax. Tax exempt buyers must provide their resale certificate/tax exempt number when obtaining a bidder’s number.
  • Online payment options are available upon request. Complete payment required after the conclusion of the auction.
  • Management reserves the right to hold items or titles to items until funds clear.
  • All winning bidders must arrange to remove items from the auction location at time of payment. Payment must be made at the conclusion of the auction.


For those concerned, seating will be available to encourage “social distancing.” This is, however considered a “fresh air event.”  Those in attendance are encouraged to bring your own chairs.

MORE information:
Consignment Form
Auction Items with pictures will continue to be added. Horses and ponies will be highlighted first.
English saddles, Western saddles, tack, drags, etc to be added below…

HORSE LIST (Click links for pictures & details)






Authentic Western Items from MT
Blankets – a sampling



Vehicles (Trucks)