Written bids for seven animals from the state bison herd will be accepted at the Hot Springs State Park office in Thermopolis until 5 p.m., January 14 for the purchase of the following animals: two 2013 heifer calves, four 2013 bull calves and one mature cow.
All animals have all been properly vaccinated. Minimum bids are as follows: $1,000 for 2013 calves, $1,200 for mature cows.
Bids will be accepted for any or all of these bison. Each animal offered will be sold to the highest bidder, subject to the minimum bid specified in the sales list provided by the State. Buyers may begin picking up their animals on January 21.
For bison information, please call Jody Lange at 307-921-2610 or John Fish at 307-921-1965 or Kevin Skates at 307-921-2057. The Hot Springs State Park headquarters number is 307-864-2176.
All settlements will be made with the Superintendent of Hot Springs State Park within seven days of successful bid notification.