HISTORY OF THE AUCTION
The first Arabian horse sale in Janów Podlaski was organized by the "Animex" Import-Export Office on the 5th of June, 1970. Animex dealt with the organization of this event until 1995. During its first editions the auction was held under the name of "Auction Sale at Janów Podlaski" and the transactions were made in US dollars. In 1970 the highest priced was achieved by a stallion from Janów, Bajdak (Comet – Bajdara): 30 thousand USD. In its early years the auction was held in the manège, later outdoors.