Shopping for a Horse Trailer in a Bad Economy

smellshorsey Archive on September 18, 2008, 15:06

First, the good news. A couple of years ago I developed a near-phobia about hauling horses in a trailer. I've done it since I was 15 when I would drive myself to riding lessons and have to be sure I got home before dark, when my daytime-only license expired. I had no cell phone and didn't know how to back the trailer. It all worked out just fine.

But over the years, trailering began to cause me anxiety. Maybe it was from the time I almost lost a wheel on the towing vehicle because the tire dealer had rung off the lug nuts when they put on new tires. Maybe it's from all the stories about