Auction Terms & Conditions

Accuracy of all information expressed in the catalog is the sole responsibility of the consignor. Consignor shall have full responsibility to examine the catalog on any & all mules consigned by him/her & prior to the sale shall report any description inaccuracy in the sale ring for announcements to be made prior to the mule(s) being sold.

GUARANTEE: Mules must be sold through Jake Clark’s MULE DAYS to be insured of the following Guarantees. Each mule will be guaranteed sound by the seller. If the mule is not considered sound, the buyer has until Monday immediately following the auction, at 5 p.m. to have T.J. Clark and T.J.’s veterinarian inspect the mule. T.J. Clark will make the determination as to the soundness of the mule. If the mule is considered unsound, the buyer will be returned his purchase price less fees. The seller of an unsound mule will not be paid for the mule, but will be responsible for any fees in conjunction with sale fees. The buyer will also be responsible to pick up his/her mule by Tuesday immediately following the auction at 5 p.m. or a daily stall and feed fee will be due. Each consignor will be totally responsible for all guarantees they make on their animals. The guarantees of each animal will be made only from the auction block while the animal is being sold. Absolutely no guarantee or warranty will be expressed or implied by the auctioneers or ring men.

WARRANTY: The buyer assumes full ownership and responsibility of the animal from the time it is sold in the Auction ring and is responsible for proper feed and care.

NOTICE: Please keep all dogs leashed while on Jake Clark’s Mule Days and Auction grounds.

Buyers, sellers and spectators are cautioned to exercise care while attending the sale and enter premises at their own risk. Jake & Kay Clark, Jake Clark's Mule Days Committee; its principals, directors, officers, agents, employees and volunteers, and each and every landowner, municipal and/or government agency upon whose property this activity is conducted, shall not be liable for injuries sustained by anyone attending the Jake Clark’s MULE DAYS.  Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by their parents.

Jake Clark’s MULE DAYS, Clark Management Company Inc. & its associates act as agents only and are not responsible for buyer/seller error or misunderstanding. All guarantees are strictly between the buyer and seller. Transport papers must be provided by the Seller to Clark Management Company Inc. in order for any mule to be sold.

In further consideration of consigning a mule to the Jake Clark’s MULE DAYS, as a consignor, I agree to indemnify and defend the Clark Management Company, T.J. Clark & Amy Landrus and the Jake Clark's Mule Days Committee, their agents and associates, from all injury, loss of equipment, loss of animal or damages to myself, my animals or damages or injury to others or lien property from my animals, by entering this Mule Sale at Ralston, Wyoming. The undersigned by executing this instrument delivers said property to the Clark Management Company Inc. and declares himself/herself owner or legal agent and authorizes the sale thereof at public auction for his/her account according to its usual custom and represents the consignment is clear of all encumbrances unless listed above and may be legally sold.

By consigning a mule to the Jake Clark’s MULE DAYS, as a consignor, I verify that I have read the Auction & Consignor Information along with Terms and Conditions for Consignors and hereby agree to be bound by them.