Welcome to our Essex based horsebox hire and horse transport service, providing horsebox hire throughout Essex Suffolk Norfolk and London and nationwide horse transportation, we are long standing in the horse transport and hire industry never resting on success we always strive to be at the forefront of the transport industry, we have been established for ten years hiring out and transporting in only VCA safety approved horseboxes ( not conversions ) for your complete peace of mind, all of our Equitrek horseboxes are purchased from brand new on a brand new chassis. 

We are a family run business with a sound equestrian background, we have clients that regulary put their trust in us to move all shapes and sizes of horses and ponies from field companions , severe welfare cases to horses competing for our country  we have considerable expertise and knowledge to ensure all journeys are prompt , reliable , stress free and affordable, we may not be the cheapest but we will only provide a service without corners being cut, we hold full DEFRA T2 licence , WATO Level 3, public liability insurance and care in custody up to 2 million..


Horsebox Hire:

We have available for hire the Equitrek Sonic Horseboxes, they are all 3.5 tonne and have a 1.1 tonne payload, we can insure drivers from the age of 23 (terms apply) they are all two stall horseboxes with a separate tack and changing area all equipped with CCTV, Full length ramp, and safety loading doors .

To book we will require you to call our office on 07964740486 we will require a small non refundable deposit to secure the horsebox for your chosen date, we will provide the horsebox with a full tank of fuel and expect it full at the end of the hire period, please fully read our terms and conditions and hirer forms prior to hire , collections  and returns are from 7am- 7pm wherever possible if you have an early start we are happy for the horsebox to be collected the evening before .


Horse Transport

We offer a fully comprehensive Local and national horse transport service , we have a proven track record and are competent in travelling all types of equines, we are particularly experienced with  young horses/ foals as we have a box that is well equipped for the transportation of young inexperienced travellers and we ourselves have bred  dressage horses and seen them sucessfully  introduced to travel which has set them up for confident, comfortable stress free travel, we are fully insured, DEFRA licenced  for type two journeys over 8 hours and hold care in custody insurance and are WATO level 3  certified BDSWATO03725.  All horses must travel with a valid passport and must be insured prior to travelling on any of our boxes, to book horse transport please have available the pick up and drop off points, full details of the horse/ pony to be travelled and any special requirements, we will require a non refundable deposit in order to book .



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