Trailers & Trailer Safety


Trailer Safety Check

November 06, 2014

Learn how to perform a safety check on your horse trailer before hitting the road.... Read More


Virginia Man Charged After Trailer Crash

November 05, 2014

The crash killed two horses; one died at the scene while the other was euthanized.... Read More


Equine Guelph Holds Large Animal Rescue Courses

October 10, 2014

Speakers encouraged attendees to take what learned back to the industry to help improve emergency rescue success rate.... Read More


Tennessee Horse Hauler Enters Plea Deal

September 03, 2014

A horse hauler whose firm was shut down by federal authorities has pleaded guilty to a single charge under a plea deal.... Read More


In Case of Emergency on the Road

August 27, 2014

This trailer-safety checklist will ensure you're prepared to deal with emergencies if they arise when hauling horses.... Read More


Saddle Up Safely Releases Booklets on Safe Equine Travel

August 25, 2014

"Trailering Your Horse Safely" and "Travel to a New Environment" cover topics from choosing a trailer to horse behavior.... Read More


Movies and TV's Effect on Real-Life Horse Extractions

June 19, 2014

Real life shouldn't emulate art when it comes to working with and rescuing large animals.... Read More


Best Practices in Trailer Overturn Emergencies

June 03, 2014

There are a number of dos and don'ts when responding to horse trailer overturns. Don't make these mistakes!... Read More


Relocating a Horse

May 29, 2014

Whether you're heading south for a winter show circuit or relocating permanently, preparation is key. ... Read More


How to Maintain Your Trailer

May 15, 2014

Tips on keeping your horse trailer ready to roll with Peter Matheson of Performance Trailer Service.... Read More


Trailering Your Horse with Safety in Mind

April 21, 2014

Make every trip a positive experience by planning it out ahead of time to ensure that your horse arrives safe.... Read More


Preventing Shipping Fever

February 03, 2014

Before shipping your horse this winter, learn about best ways to prevent this pulmonary disorder. ... Read More


Trailer Troubles

January 27, 2014

Do you have any recommendations for how we can help a horse overcome a trailer loading problem?... Read More


Trailer Loading Lessons

January 16, 2014

What techniques I should use during a trailer loading lesson with a naive filly?... Read More


The Top 10 Blogs of 2013

January 04, 2014

Here's a look back at's 10 most popular blog posts in 2013. Did your favorites make the list? ... Read More


Trailer Accident Claims Roping Horses' Lives

November 01, 2013

An accident claimed the lives of three horses en route to Alabama from the U.S. Team Roping Championships. ... Read More


Trailer Accident Kills Tennessee Walking Horses, Trainer

October 09, 2013

Trainer Jeffrey Givens and three horses were killed when their truck and trailer overturned on Oct. 6. ... Read More


Solve Trailer Loading Issues

October 03, 2013

Learn how to handle trailer loading problems with Robyn Spector, of Petaluma, California.... Read More


Learn How to Read Trailer Tires to Keep Horses Safe

October 02, 2013

Air pressure isn't the only thing that counts when it comes to horse trailer tire safety.... Read More


Two Indicted on Charges Connected to Horse Hauling Accidents

September 23, 2013

Two connected to horse transport company Three Angels Farms were indicted earlier this month.... Read More


Reducing the Stress when Transporting Horses by Road and Air

September 09, 2013

Being moved from one place to another can be stressful for some horses, whether they travel by air or road.... Read More


How to Reduce Transport Stress in Horses

September 06, 2013

Learn about the best ways to reduce stress when transporting horses by land or air.... Read More


An Open Letter to Drivers Who aren't Horse People

August 07, 2013

What do you wish other drivers on the road knew about hauling horses?... Read More


Ever-Changing Equine Travel Restrictions

June 03, 2013

Each state and event devises their own equine travel requirements, so how do owners keep in line with the law?... Read More


2013 Kentucky Trail Summit Scheduled

May 11, 2013

The Kentucky Trail Summit is designed as an educational and networking event for horseback trail users.... Read More