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ROUNDUP: The National Equine Show, 2-3 March 2024

ROUNDUP: The National Equine Show, 2-3 March 2024

We’re just about unpacked and back to normality here at Owens HQ after a fantastic weekend over 2-3 March exhibiting at the National Equine Show 2024, which was held at the NEC in Birmingham. Shows are always incredibly hard work to organise, set up and run but of...

Why Use Moorgate Finance for Your Owens Horsebox?

Why Use Moorgate Finance for Your Owens Horsebox?

At Owens Horseboxes, we are renowned for our exceptional quality, safety features, and innovation. From the luxurious living quarters to the spacious horse area, every detail is crafted to perfection. But, as with any high-quality investment, the cost can be a hurdle....

Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials

Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials

Every year, equestrian enthusiasts and horse lovers from around the world gather at the prestigious Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, for Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. This renowned event is a celebration of the equestrian sport, showcasing the world's...

Piggy March partners with Owens Horseboxes as Sponsored Rider

Piggy March partners with Owens Horseboxes as Sponsored Rider

Piggy March, reigning Burghley champion, 2019 Badminton champion, European Silver medalist and World number 10, has joined forces with Owens Horseboxes, the leading manufacturer of high-quality horseboxes in the UK. Piggy has received her bespoke Stallion 3.5t built...

Travelling Horses In Winter

Travelling Horses In Winter

As the temperatures remain low and the threat of snow still lingers, we’ve put together some top tips to ensure the safety and comfort of both you and your horse when travelling this winter.  1.Horsebox Safety checks. It is very important to check your electrics are...

Keeping Your Horsebox Safe To Use

Keeping Your Horsebox Safe To Use

There is nothing worse than getting your horsebox packed and the horses prepped for loading and then spotting a potential issue with the lorry.  Whether it’s a flat battery, tyre issue or potential problem that may cause harm to your horse when travelling, keeping on...

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...