About

Welcome to HoofTrader, the economical avenue for small ruminant producers to market their livestock and get the most bang for their buck (or doe, or ewe…) The goal is a direct marketing tool that can connect and serve small ruminant producers and their customers throughout the Southeastern US.

Setting Up a Classified Ad

Getting started with HoofTrader is easier than ever. All you have to do is give information and photos, and we post your classified. Ad information is provided upon the purchase of a Classified Ad and pictures are emailed to kyates@kysheepandgoat.org. Payment of $10 can be made from this site as well. Once all the information has been sent and payment made, your ad will be posted within 3 business days. 

Terms and Conditions

HoofTrader does not guarantee any of the products or services listed.


HoofTrader does not guarantee the sale of any listed items.

HoofTrader is not responsible for the misuse of any contact information displayed with your listing.

By using HoofTrader.com all sellers and buyers agree to the above terms and conditions in their entirety. 

FAQ

What is HoofTrader?
HoofTrader is designed to be an economical avenue for small ruminant producers to market their livestock and get the most bang for their buck (or doe, or ewe....) The goal is a direct marketing tool that can connect and serve small ruminant producers and their customers throughout the Southeastern US.


Pricing
All classified ads are available for $10 for 30 days. Ads may be posted longer, but must be paid in advance at an additional $10 for 30 day listing rate.


Terms and Conditions

  • HoofTrader does not guarantee any of the products or services listed.

  • HoofTrader does not guarantee the sale of any listed items.

  • HoofTrader is not responsible for the misuse of any contact information displayed with your listing.

  • By using HoofTrader.com all sellers and buyers agree to the above terms and conditions in their entirety.


Submitting a Classified Ad
You can submit your ad by purchasing the Classified Ad.

What can I sell of HoofTrader?
Items that can be sold on HoofTrader must fit into the following categories:

•Equipment
•Hay/Feed
•Livestock- Goat and/or Sheep
• Services
•Wanted
•Guardian Animals


How many photos can I add and what sizes should they be?
You may add up to 3 photos. Any more than 3 and they will be deleted. Each image must be less than 1 MB in file size. The photo should be no larger than 1024 pixels x 768 pixels.  You cannot add or edit images after the classified is posted.

How long will my ad be listed?
Posts will last for 30 days.

How do I edit an ad after it is posted?
Before your classified ad is posted online, you will receive a proof by email. We ask that you review the proof for any errors in content, including spelling. Once the classified is posted, there can be no changes made.

I've made a sale and no longer want to sell my ad, how do I remove the ad?
To have the classified ad removed before the end of the 30 day posting, email Kelley Yates.  There will be no refunds for an ad removed before the 30 days.

How do I contact a seller about buying an item?
Each seller will provide contact information in the classified ad. All inquiries about the item (s) being sold and price negotiations must be done with the seller. The Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office will not serve as a mediator on negotiations.

I just submitted an ad, where is it?
There are two steps that must be completed before your ad will be posted online.

Step 1: Purchase the Classified Ad. If you prefer to send a check, you can complete a Submission Form and mail payment. No ad will be posted until payment is received. Mailed payments can be sent to:

Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office

Attn: Hooftrader PO Box 4709 Frankfort, KY 40604.

 

Please note, ads paid for by check will be subject to delays because of mail and processing time.

Step 2: All sellers will receive a proof of the classified ad by email, or mail, before it is posted online. The Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office has up to three business days to send a proof to the seller after the seller has submitted all information for the classified ad. After the seller approves the proof, the Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office has one business day to post the classified ad online.

I would like to advertise on HoofTrader, how do I do that?
To learn about ad sizes and rates, email Kelley Yates.


I feel that someone has been fraudulent in their listing or has otherwise violated the HoofTrader Terms and Conditions. 
Email us and explain the situation. If we agree and there is enough evidence the user will be banned from HoofTrader and put up on our blacklist.

How do I pay for the classified ad?
No ad will be posted online until we receive an approval on the proof of the ad and payment is received. You can pay for the classified either online, or by mail. Mailed payments can be sent to:

Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office

Attn: Hooftrader PO Box 4709

Frankfort, KY 40604.

Please note, ads paid for by check will be subject to delays because of mail and processing time.

Who is on the Blacklist?
Unfortunately, it is anticipated that some people will not follow the rules of HoofTrader.com. This page lists individuals that have proven to be disreputable.

I didn't find the answer to my question. Can I contact someone?

Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office

PO Box 4709

Frankfort, KY 40604

502-682-7780

sharon@kysheepandgoat.org