MORE registered bidders and a new sale record at the Southern NSW Yard Dog Championship and Dog Auction capped off a successful event.

Wagga Yard Dog Club spokesman Matt Whitley said 38 dogs sold at last weekend's auction where averages were almost $150 higher than last year.

Andrew Kennedy from Canonbar Pastoral Co at Nyngan sold the top-priced dog, Akennedys Foo for $8500.

"The sale average was $2747, nearly $150 better than last year. Thirty-eight dogs from 43 offered were sold on the day," Mr Whitely said.

He said prospective buyers came from as far as Tasmania, Victoria, Queensland and South Australia.