CTBA's Annual Stallion Season Auction Jan. 10

Phone bids will be taken; proceeds benefit organization's legislative efforts.

The California Thoroughbred Breeders Association is holding its annual stallion season auction Jan. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. Phone bids will be taken on seasons being offered for 44 quality stallions.

All winners will be notified immediately at the conclusion of the auction. Seasons are sold as no guarantee. Proceeds support the CTBA's political action committees, which lobby on behalf of the breeders for positive legislation changes.

The phone number for placing bids is (626) 445-7800. Mail-in bid sheets are also accepted. They are due by Jan. 9. Contact Christy Chapman at christy@ctba.com for more information.

Stallion seasons being offered include Swiss Yodeler, Tizbud , The Pamplemousse, Heatseeker, Papa Clem, Decarchy, Marino Marini, Southern Image, Old Topper, and Sea of Secrets. A complete list is available at www.ctba.com.