Some things should be considered when purchasing a trailer for the transport of meat horses. Every horse owner must transport his horse sooner or later. Was it to get the horse with a horse stable, to choose a vet or to participate in a tournament. Horse trailers used for the transport of meat horses, which is to buy it in numerous versions. Horse trailers are not cheap, so you can think as an alternative of used horse trailers, to save some euro. First you should be aware, that you need a car for a horse trailer, pulling him. The coupling of a trailer is necessary and should be a sufficient towing capacity.
This is an important criterion when choosing a trailer for the transport of meat horses, because apart from the weight of the trailer itself also the weight of the horse must be included in the calculation, which in any case is several hundred pounds – cold-blooded animals can quickly 700 or 800kg weigh, other horse breeds about 400 to 500 kg. the most horse trailers are designed for 2 horses, which stand side by side on the trailer. If you have only a horse, you can choose also have smaller horse trailers. They are called “anderthalber”, because they offer more space than it has in a trailer for 2 horses a single horse. Some few models are able to transport 3 horses, however, the total weight is usually so high that cars as a towing vehicle usually are not enough. If you have a particularly large horse, should pay attention to the height of the trailer. The height is the same not for each model.
It is important that the horse trailer has a built-in feeding trough, so that water and hay during the trip to the available. On a trips or at the vet, and during the ride must be a horse several hours under certain circumstances on the trailer and must be supplied with food and water. A device for attaching a Hay Net is also useful. Who visits Reittuniere, is a separate tack room to appreciate know. In it, you can safely transport a saddle, boots and other equipment. The most horse trailers include a device that securely holds a saddle even while driving.