HOAGBA Bird & Animal Auction Gardner, KS

Auctions held spring and fall rain or shine since 1985!!

Entrance to the

Johnson County Fairgrounds which are located at:

136 E. Washington St., Gardner, KS


The 34th fall auction will be held at 8:00 A. M., Saturday, September 14, 2019, at the fairgrounds located at 136 E. Washington St., in downtown Gardner. Take Exit 210 off I-35.  Go west on Hwy 56/Main St to the 4th stoplight.  Turn right onto Elm St.  Go north 2 blocks to the fairgrounds.


The main arena auction of chickens, rabbits, pigeons, game birds, waterfowl, animals, and equipment is held outdoors so dress according to the weather forecast.


$5.00 admission for all persons including children over 4  years old. 4-H and FFA members free with membership card & an adult paid admission.


Commission - HOAGBA members - 15% on on all sales. Non-HOAGBA members - 20% on all sales.  There is a $2.00 NO SALE charge.  Sellers’ checks may be picked up on late Saturday afternoon, or they’ll be mailed Monday. 



Terms of Sale - cashier’s check, cash, personal check (with your bank’s letter of credit).  


Buyers must complete waterfowl transfers before removing any N. Am. waterfowl from the barn. It is proof  the birds were legally obtained.


All bids are times the number

of birds/animals in the cage.


 El precio de los pajaros es individual. La javla le costara` la cantidqd que ofrecio`

multipilicadopor el numero de pajaros en la javla.



For consignment information, contact John or Terry Smith - ph. 913-879-2587 before 9/10/17


Gardner Motels  Exit 210:   Super 8 Motel, 2001 E. Santa Fe, ph. 913-856-8887.  Olathe near exit 215: Econo Lodge South- 209 S. Fleming, ph. 913-829-1312, Motel 6 - 1501 S. Hamilton Circle - 844-295-7159;  LaQuinta Inn - 20570 W. 151st - 913-254-0111, Days Inn 20662 W. 151st St. - ph. 913-390-9500, Best Western, 1580 S. Hamilton Circle, ph. 913-440-9762 / 866-264-5744.  There are other motels in Olathe, but these are the ones closest to the fairgrounds. For directions, Google Olathe, KS motels.



Please note the following expectations of people attending the auction:


Dogs are not allowed on the fairgrounds unless the person with the dog is visually impaired or the dog is a registered service dog.


No one except the consignor or a member of the HOAGBA Executive Board may open a cage for any reason once the consignment process has been completed.  A sick, injured, or dead animal or bird will be removed by the owner or a member or the Executive Board will remove it. 


HOAGBA acts as an agent for the consignors and makes no guarantees nor will it be responsible for injuries or fatalities of animals or birds or for the injury or loss of property of those attending the auction.


Parents are responsible for their children’s’ behavior and seeing to it that they do not injure themselves or others by their behavior.


Back alley selling of “No Sale” birds or birds picked up at a breeder’s farm prior to coming to Gardner is not permitted.


To Contact Us:

Phone:  913-879-2587

Email:  smithkct@centurylink.net


An HOAGBA member will collect the $5.00 per person admission fee.