Auction information

To complete your auction experience, you can find out about many other auction topics here. Take a look at the current training schedule, the entire auction process, find your way to the auction site in Verden, learn more about the billing procedures and what happens after the sale. You are also welcome to use our after-sale service.


You are welcome to watch the daily public training and combine it with the opportunity to sit in the saddle of your favorite horse. You are also welcome to attend the presentation dates, after which you will have the opportunity to try out the horses. It is possible to follow the daily training of the auction horses and to try the horses during the preparatory training sessions from October, 10 - 21. Please arrange an appointment by telephone. Please keep in mind that the trying of the horses is at your own risk. We strongly ask you to wear a riding helmet.

Monday, October 9

  • Delivery of the sport horses

Tuesday, October 10 to Friday, October 13

  • 9.00 am    Individual training of the sport horses

Saturday, October 14

  • 10.00 am    First presentation of the jumping horses - LIVESTREAM
  • 2.00 pm    First presentation of the dressage horses - LIVESTREAM

Sunday, October 15

  • Start online auction
  • 9.00 am    Individual training of the sport horses

Monday, October 16

  • 9.00 am    Individual training of the sport horses

Tuesday, October 17

  • 9.00 am    Individual training of the sport horses

Wednesday, October 18

  • 1.00 pm    Presentation of the jumping horses - LIVESTREAM
  • 3.00 pm    Presentation of the stallions in hand - LIVESTREAM
  • 4.00 pm    Presentation of the dressage horses - LIVESTREAM

Thursday, October 19

  • 9.00 am    Individual training of the sport horses
  • Following    Lunging of the young stallions collection

Friday, October 20

  • 9.00 am    Free jumping test of selected sport horses - LIVESTREAM
  • Following    Free running of the young stallions collection - LIVESTREAM
  • 3.00 pm    Individual training of the sport horses

Saturday, October 21

  • 9.00 am    Trying out of the sport horses till 12 am – with a previously arranged appointment
  • 12.00 noon    Presentation of the foals and two year old stallions - LIVESTREAM
  • 1.00 pm    Breeder's talk, Meet & Greet, exhibition and Catering
  • 2.00 pm    Show program
  • 3.00 pm    AUCTION an BID UP sporthorses and foals
  • followed by    After-Auction Beer & Cocktail

Sunday, October 22

  • 5.00 pm    Bid up two year old stallions

Veterinarian Service – Department of Health

Registered users can see the veterinarian documents and x-rays on the profile of each horse in the internet from October 11 to 22, 2023. Dr. Felicia Wehrenpfennig is available by telephone during the auction time from 8 am till 2 pm and during the presentations. Besides these time-slots you have the possibilty to send an email request. Please send your phone number and a 2 hours time-slot in which you are available.

Tierarztpraxis / vet office +49 (0) 42 31-67 34 50   E-Mail: vet(ät)




Tickets for the Show and for the auction on Saturday, October 21, are available at Ticketmaster. You are welcome to order the tickets online for 15 Euro on the long side and 10 Euro for the short side of the Niedersachsenhallen. Tickets are also available at the pay desk.

> Ticket order

Auction brochure

The auction brochure features all important information on the auction horses such as detailed information on pedigrees, dam lines and photos.

Please order here your auction brochure ticket(ät)

> Auction brochure Elite-Auction



Auction bids - live, online or by phone 

Verden Auctions come in a variety of formats - online auction, OnLive auction or live auction. Each format brings its own flair, its own speciality. Over 70 years of auction experience at the Verden location have shown that a live auction is a true experience. Other bidding options have nevertheless been added over the years.

You cannot be on site for the live auction? No problem, just use the service of bidding by phone. Send us the completed bidding order by fax or email by 12 o'clock (noon) on the day of the auction. Our staff will call you as soon as your horse enters the auction ring.  (Fax: 04231-673712)

The online auctions are completely independent of this. No matter where you are, with a reliable Internet connection, you can watch, bid and buy in both online-only and hybrid OnLive auctions. Whatever format you choose, we wish you the best of luck!

> Bidding order

After Sale Service | Verdener Auktion | Hannoveraner Verband | Foto: Knaup

After Sale-Service

We want you to be satisfied! After the purchase of an auction horse, there is often still some work to be done for you as the buyer. Don't worry, your horse will continue to be cared for by the auction team for up to a week at no cost to you. We will also coordinate the transport and pick-up dates for you if you wish so.

We are happy to plan and organize a customized training profile for your new Hannoveraner. If you wish, you can have your horse trained by our team of riders and prepared for studbook inspections, mare or stallion performance tests and competition shows. We also offer support for the rider's development and offer training courses for dressage and jumping as well as individual training sessions.

We will be happy to assist you with the collection of your auction horse and will answer questions on the topics:

  • transport companies
  • payment terms
  • pick-up times
  • EU health certificates
  • customs clearance accompanying document
  • training possibilities

Photo- and Videoservice

Photo Ridinghorses

Photographer Kiki Beelitz (Riding horses) will take photos of your horse before and during the live-auction. Please contact her to order photos of your horse:

Ulrike Beelitz
Lange Str. 12
D-27412 Hanstedt
0171 6417872
04285 95161

Photo Foals

At the foal selection events in Verden, our photographer Juliane Fellner will be on site to take pictures of your foal.

Hannoveraner Verband
Juliane Fellner
Lindhooper Str. 92
27283 Verden

You would like to order the photos of your foals? Please fill out the oder form

Video Service

The video company KUNSTWERK has filmed one presentation and the live-auction. Ordering a video, featuring your horse, is possible with:

KUNSTWERK Videoproduktion
Thorsten Kunst
Schmolte 4
D-49406 Drentwede
++49 (0)5442-501073

Your way to Verden

Welcome in the Riders‘ Town of Verden! “Gaudeamus equis – take joy in the horse!” This is the slogan of the idyllic town on the banks of the river Aller. The Verden restaurants and hotels are focused on ensuring that you will have a pleasant stay in Verden. Please click here for the hotels in close proximity to the Niedersachsenhalle.

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Malte Kanz

Selection dates and admission documents riding horses, auction catalogs and moderation, general auction questions.

+49 42 31 67 37 39