A Quick Guide To Horsebox Safety Checks

A Quick Guide To Horsebox Safety Checks

You’ve spent many hours, days, weeks preparing your horse, regularly checking them from the ground up. But have you paid the same attention to your horsebox? A few vital checks now will give you peace of mind that you are doing everything to keep yourself, your horse,...
The Truth About Uprating Horseboxes

The Truth About Uprating Horseboxes

Our phone lines are always busy with enquiries to do with all manner of build aspects and one of the popular areas for concern (understandably) is payload. Realistically on a 3.5t horsebox you are only ever going to get approximately 1250kg payload maximum whilst...
DEFRA Approval – Why Does It Matter?

DEFRA Approval – Why Does It Matter?

Here at Owens Horseboxes, every new build horsebox manufactured by our specialist team of coach builders and craftsmen undergoes an individual inspection by the FTA (Freight Transport Association) for DEFRA approval. What is DEFRA approval? DEFRA approval in essence...