Auction / Estray Listings



Effective March 1st, 2010, the Ellis County Sheriff's Office will be posting Notices of Estray Livestock on this website.

Pursuant to Chapter 4, Title 121, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, lawfully impounded livestock will be sold at public auction on the date and time posted on this page of the Official Ellis County website. If you have knowledge of someone who may be missing livestock, please check the Estray-Auction page of this website. If this could possibly be your animal, contact the Civil Division of the Ellis County Sheriff's Office at 972-825-4967. No other Notice will be published.

Other personal or real property may be listed on this website for auction.

                              NOTICE OF IMPOUNDMENT OF ESTRAY

Case Number: 18- 15721

Date: 11/17/2018

On the 17th day of November A.D. 2018, I impounded the below described estray:

Animal Type: Pot Belly Pig Breed:

Color: Black Sex: Male

Age: unknown / adult Size: average

Brand, Earmark, Identifying Characteristics:

Location of the Estray when impounded: 2300 block of Marshal Rd, Waxahachie

Reporting Party : Jessica James

And, on the 20th day of November A.D. 2018 I filed NOTICE OF ESTRAY with the Ellis County Clerk’s office of Ellis County, Texas. I have made a diligent search of the register of recorded brands in Ellis County for the owner of the Estray, but the search did not reveal the owner.- N/A – no brands

Notice is hereby given that if the ownership of said Estray is not determined by the 5th day of December A.D. 2018, said Estray will be sold at Public Auction/Sheriff’s sale at 10:30 am located at: Ellis County Station 2, 130 Hoyt Rd, Waxahachie, Texas.

Be prepared to remove the Estray from the location immediately if you are the winning bidder. Bring a trailer, or have confirmed access to a trailer within 3 hours of the time of the sale.



BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority on the 20th day of November A.D. 2018 personally appeared Lieutenant M.Tobey in and for Ellis County Texas who being duly sworn deposes and says: That on the 17th day of November A.D. 2018, I was notified of the above described livestock was running at large in Ellis County Texas at the above described location and pursuant to the stock laws of the State of Texas, Chapter 4, Title 121 Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, impounded said livestock same being impounded at the above described location.


Sheriff, Ellis County Texas

By: Lt. Tobey / 972-825-4916

Deputy Sheriff, Ellis County

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