Risk of ‘Gifting’ a Horse in a Pandemic

COVID-19 has necessitated mobility restrictions for horse owners everywhere.  As a result, the care of a horse could become a burden. The opportunity to exercise, ride and compete the horse is not only curtailed but, by reason of restricted access arrangements in place at agistment centres, many owners no longer enjoy unlimited freedom to feed…

Buying a New Horse Truck

A person contacted me to say he planned to purchase a new horse truck: A new cab chassis (unusual, as many so-called new horse trucks in fact use a 2nd hand cab chassis) plus horse box to be manufactured for the chassis. The purchase was costly.  The client worried that, as the manufacturing process would…