TERMS OF SALE
Texas Longhorns are our passion and we thank you for your interest in our cattle. Our goal is to match our customers with cattle that fit their breeding program and personal preferences. In viewing our web site, if you find one or more Texas Longhorns that you are interested in, please contact us for the price and any other information you need. While the majority of our cattle are for sale, we have a few animals that we are retaining in our breeding program for the present and have tried to indicate that in the information about them.
Payment for Texas Longhorns may be made by cashiers check, travelers check, cash and personal checks with proper identification.
“LAY AWAY” TERMS
If you are interested in a Texas Longhorn but not quite ready to take delivery, we will hold the animal with a deposit of 50%. The remaining balance will be due two weeks after the initial deposit is made. Boarding charges for cattle left longer than one week after purchase will be $2.50 per day.
Prices are quoted on each animal “as is where is”. Animals are guaranteed to be as represented.* Breeding cattle are guaranteed breeders and females are guaranteed to milk to raise a calf.** New owners must meet complete nutritional and medical needs of cattle.
Please check status of females:
- Priced as bred cow (no calf included in price, sold as confirmed and guaranteed pregnant)
- Priced as pair (priced with calf at side but not confirmed bred back)
- Priced as three-in-one (sold with calf at side and confirmed pregnant)
- Priced as exposed only (Sold as exposed but not confirmed pregnant)
- Priced as open (not exposed)
Prices subject to change due to calves weaned or born. Any cows shown as AI’d or bred (priced as pregnant) will be verified pregnant prior to sale. Buyer may wish to confirm within two weeks of purchase to satisfy guarantee.
Herd Certified Brucellosis and Tuberculosis Free. Vaccination Program: Adult animals vaccinated annually with Bovishield FP Gold or Cattle Master4+VL5 and Blackleg vaccine. Calves vaccinated generally 3 times prior to weaning, then annually. All heifer calves receive Brucellosis vaccination. Worming program: All animals wormed a minimum of 3 times annually.
All cattle sold will be transferred and registered in the new owners’ name in the Association of their choice.
Weaned calves will be branded with our holding brand and a private herd number prior to leaving the ranch. Calves that are still at the side of their dam and sold as a cow/calf pair will not be branded.
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*We want our customers to be completely satisfied with their purchase. Please examine the animal purchased and let me know if you have any concerns within 15 days.
**If it is discovered that a cow or heifer will not breed or milk as offered a reasonable exchange will be offered.