Make sure your horse is taken care of during the shipping process. These beautiful animals need to be cared for properly to keep them happy and healthy during travel.
Whether you are buying a horse from another state or shipping your horse to a show, choose your horse carrier carefully. We recommend taking a look at our cost to ship a horse page. There you’ll be able to view past real-world horse transport transactions as they happened. uShip knows getting familiar, and more importantly comfortable, with this process is important.
The majority of horses are shipped by horse trailer and it will take time to properly prepare your horse(s) for transport, so begin training your horse to trailer well before the time comes to travel.
When choosing a horse carrier, verify their legal authority to ship horses and ask about their standard practices. Since your horse will spend all transit time in your carrier’s trailer, it is also important to check your carrier’s horse trailer as well to make sure it is safe for travel.