DEMO - HOW THIS SALE CLOSE WORKS
The virtual auction will close with horse race style bidding or extended bidding. This means that when the virtual auction event comes to its scheduled end time there will be 5 more minutes of extended bidding. If bidding continues the sale will stay open until there is a 5 minute stretch with no bidding on any lot. Once there is a full 5 minutes with no bidding on any lot, the whole event will close.
This Demo auction is scheduled to close at 1pm on December 3.
- Example 1: The auction closes at 1pm, and goes into extended bidding. If there are no bids on any lot between 1pm and 1:05pm. The whole sale is declared closed at 1:05pm.
- Example 2: The Auction is scheduled to close at 1pm, and goes into extended bidding. There is a bid on a lot at 1:02pm. Every lot remains open to bids. If there are no bids on any lot by 1:07, the whole sale is declared closed at 8:07pm.
- Example 3: The Auction is scheduled to close at 1pm, and goes into extended bidding. There is a bid on a lot at 1:02pm. Every lot remains open to bids. Another bid is placed at 1:06. Every lot remains open. Another bid is placed at 1:10. Every lot remains open. If there are no bids on any lot by 1:15, and the whole auction is declared closed at 1:15pm.
You may use the maximum bidding feature throughout the extended bidding. A maximum bid will automatically increase your bid when someone else bids on this animal up to your set maximum.
If you are the highest bidder, or want to be, and the auction is coming to a close keep an eye on your Watchlist. During the bidding process you will not need to refresh your page to ensure you are viewing the most current bidding activity. The auction platform auto-refreshes the page, and the bidding is in real time.
BUYER FAQ - Please read Buyer FAQ on the upper right hand side of the screen in the navigation/menu bar to learn how to use watchlists, maximum bids and more.
New Bidders to the PELTON LIVESTOCK online auction must Create a New Account
Only registered bidders over the age of 18 can participate in Pelton Livestock online auctions. To register, select the Login/Register link on the right top side of the screen in the navigation bar. Register for a new account by entering your contact information, email address, desired password, etc. Once you submit the auction registration form, an email will be sent to email account provided. Please click link in email to activate your account. Prior to Prebidding opening day, view auction and click "request to bid" on any lot to be approved for bidding. Request will be sent to Seller and once approved, you will be notified that you can now bid live for that auction. Please keep your user information (email address and password) in a secure place as you can use the same account login for all online auctions hosted by Pelton Livestock. If you have any questions or need assistance with creating an account or bidding please Call PELTON LIVESTOCK Darci Sachdeva at 406-794-3174.
DEMO PURPOSES ONLY
Method 1 Pay full purchase price. This will allow your bull or bulls to be delivered fall of 2020 or spring of 2021. Wintering charges will apply if you decide to have Diamond D Angus winter your bulls. If you want to have your bull or bulls delivered fall of 2020 you will have the option of buying insurance or not. If you would like Diamond D Angus to winter your bull or bulls insurance will be required. Details of our wintering policy are outlined underneath that subhead which appears on this page..
Method 2 You will be required to pay a nonrefundable 50% of purchase price on your bull or bulls. The balance owed, including wintering charges will be required at time of delivery. Insurance will be required. Wintering is outlined beneath that subhead on this page. Delivery charges will be the same as fall delivery
Volume Discount Diamond D Angus offers a $100 discount off third bull purchased, and $100 off for each additional bull purchased by a single buyer.
Hauling Discount $50.00 discount if you haul within one week of the sale.
Wintering Arrangements Your bulls may be wintered at Diamond D Angus until the end of April at the cost of $2.50 per head/per day, payable upon delivery or pick up.
Delivery FREE DELIVERY on bulls to central points within 500-mile radius from Diamond D Angus. Beyond 500-mile radius, to central points at cost of 18 cents per mile per bull anywhere in the continental USA. Purchaser assumes cost of shipping on females, at a cost of 18 cents per mile per head from Diamond D Angus anywhere in the continental United States.
Canadian Delivery COVID will not effect cattle moving into Canada. Cattle will be delivered via Sweet Grass or Beyond Port. Diamond D Angus will pay half the cost of the health papers on animals sold into Canada.
Lot Numbers Ear tags and freeze brands will correspond with numbers in catalog.
2/3 Interest & Full Possession Diamond D Angus is retaining one-third revenue sharing semen interest on every bull selling in this sale. Full possession and full salvage value sells on all bulls. Diamond D Angus will contact the new owner if they would like to collect semen and it will be done at the new owner’s convenience, and Diamond D Angus’ expense.
Herd Health The bulls have a complete vaccination record, and they will be fertility tested and guaranteed sound by Dr. Robert P. Lee, (406) 466-5333 Double Arrow Vet Clinic, Choteau, MT. All females selling have been pregnancy tested by DDA via blood testing