Horse Transportation

REQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSPORT (Leaving the Cody Horse Sale):

Band Inspections: REQUIRED on all Sale Horses:  A Brand Inspection (AKA Ownership Papers) is included with horse payment at checkout and MUST BE OBTAINED from the Brand Inspector once you have paid for your horse. A $10.50 fee Charged

REQUIRED for transport OUT of Wyoming

  • Coggins:  All horses SOLD are required to provided a coggins test current within six months of sale date.  (Provided by Consignors)  Obtain from Vet following sale.
  • Health Papers: A Veterinarian will be on the grounds to provide all horses going out of state a current Health Inspection. Fees will be included with horse payment at checkout; $10.00 per animal;  International Health is additional $150

Coggins:  Detailed Coggins are required for International Transport which must have all markings of the horse including; whirls, scars, brands, white marks, dark markings; ie as much detail as possible.  If the Coggins provided by the consignor is not satisfactory, The Vet at the Sale can provide this type of coggins as follows:  $70 additional charge includes overnight delivery.  Once Coggins is obtained the International Health application will be sent prior to 3p.m. for overnight delivery.  Border Crossing requires original International Health with the certified stamp.
Please verify with consignor of the horse you have an interest that the coggins will qualify for International Health to save you time and money.

We pride ourselves on the quick and efficient turn-around time in providing our Buyers the required items for transport by our Brand Inspectors and Veterinarian. We have been to numerous sales and we believe ours is by far the best!


  • Licensed and insured equine transporters can be found on the internet; equine transport, or equine transporters.
  • We will have a number of consignors that will be here and they are always glad to make some extra travel money for their trip home.
  • There are also generally attendee's from around the U.S. that you may be able to connect with during the Ranch Horse Competition or at the Irma.

"Need a ride" sign up sheet is located at the Ranch Office, please fill it out when you arrive if you are In Need of a Ride for your potential purchase.

"Can Haul" sign up sheet is located at the Ranch Office, please fill it out when you arrive if you are able to Provide a Ride for a potential purchase.

We are glad to accommodate stalling/pasturing at our ranch for the horses purchased and waiting on transport at a charge of $10 per day.  Buyers are responsible for welfare of the animal and insurance can be obtained from the Cathie at Yellowstone Equine Hospital, 307.527.6968.

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