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Wallee 12-11-2012 12:31 AM

Canvas top stock trailer
 
Anyone used one to haul horses? The good? the bad? I am looking at buying a 16 foot one tomorrow so let me know what you think!

Phly 12-11-2012 12:50 AM

Know a guy who hauled roping horses all over in one. Worked fine for him.
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Wallee 12-11-2012 12:52 AM

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Originally Posted by Phly (Post 1793793)
Know a guy who hauled roping horses all over in one. Worked fine for him.
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Awesome success stories always good to hear!

TKButtermilk 12-11-2012 06:34 AM

We' ve used one multiple times, it actually helped "cure" our incredibly hard loader who had had a traumatic experience. I've found all the horses are more than happy to hop in. Not the prettiest things, but they work!
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gigem88 12-11-2012 08:32 AM

I see alot of folks around here haul their horses in those.

Wallee 12-11-2012 10:17 AM

Everything still sounding good, only downfall I have found is like previously stated they are ugly.

COWCHICK77 12-11-2012 11:33 AM

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They are NOT ugly, they are "ranchy"! Tee he...
I love them, especially the WW bar tops. They are about as tough as a trailer as you can buy.
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Cowgirl140ty 12-11-2012 11:38 AM

We haul in one. Saddle the horses up. Load em up. And your ready to go. Our guys have no problems.
The only bad is, they are kinda noisy when they first step in. Atleast ours is.
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PercheronMom 12-11-2012 01:17 PM

I have never seen these until this post, but this may be exactly what I am looking for! I have such a hard time finding a trailer that I can haul my 19hh guy in, he is ALWAYS banging his head, even with a bumper. This might work!

enzoleya 12-11-2012 11:27 PM

I guess I haven't seen one! I don't see why it would be bad, it's not like your horses are going to be any safer with a lid if the trailer tips/flips (god forbid).


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