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Bumper Pull Living Quarters Horse Trailer: 5 Reasons NOT to Buy

Don't make the mistake of purchasing a living quarters horse trailer built with a bumper pull configuration. You are putting yourself and your horses in danger every time you hitch up. Here are 5 reasons why you should never buy a bumper pull living quarters horse trailer.

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3 Keys to a Smoother Ride in Your Horse Trailer

The wrong type of trailer suspension will cause your horse to arrive anxious and exhausted while the right type will allow him to stay fresh and energized. We are going to share the three keys to ensure your horse trailer protects and cushions your horse like it should.

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Top Features for a Safer Horse Trailer on the Road

Is your trailer designed to protect your horse in the case of a traffic accident? Let’s look at the top features every buyer should look for to ensure that their new horse trailer is durable … and above all SAFE … when traveling on the road.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Match Your Tow Vehicle to a Horse Trailer

Many people have questions about what type of trailer would work with their current tow vehicle. Here is a step-by-step guide. Just remember, owning horses is a great past time—so to limit the entire experience of horse hauling, trailering, etc. simply on the premise of a vehicle's capability is not the wisest choice.

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Pros and Cons of Rumber Flooring: How to Avoid Slippery Floors in Your Horse Trailer

What are the pros and cons of Rumber flooring? Is it slippery for horses in a horse trailer? We surveyed our customer base and have answers to your questions about Rumber flooring.

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Safety Tips for Your Horse Trailer: 15 Ways to Make Sure Your Horse Arrives Without Injury

Are you doing things right when it comes to horse trailer safety? We discovered that, despite good intentions, many people are making dangerous mistakes when they trailer their horses. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of our top 15 safety tips to make sure every ‘hitch up’ goes smoothly and without incident.

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Rescue Horses: Awesome Horse Adoption Potential and How to Help

We’ve come to appreciate even more the resilient power of horses to overcome. These animals survive all sorts of horrible situations like abusive owners, cruel confinement, and stressful auction houses where they barely escaped the clutches of the meat buyers. Now, learn about the awesome potential of rescue horses. Read reasons why you should consider horse adoption and learn how to help in your home state.

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Horses in Danger: The Need for Horse Rescues in the United States

Thousands of horses in our nation are not given the treatment they deserve. They are under-fed, under-watered, under-medicated, left alone for long periods of time in poor conditions, and sometimes even cruelly abused by their owners. Learn how you can help.

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Horse Rescue Trailer Donation and Sharing Program

Many of the rescues on our Horse Rescue Corner list do not own their own horse trailers. This becomes a problem when they need to transport horses in a hurry. Trailers are needed to get these horses away from dangerous situations so they can begin the long process of healing and recovery. In order to help contribute towards this effort, Double D Trailers has set up a Horse Rescue Trailer Donation and Sharing Program.

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7 Tips for How to Prevent Leg Injury in Your Horse Trailer

Horses have delicate legs so we should do all we can to protect them when they travel in a horse trailer. Here are seven tips to help you prevent leg injuries like cuts, scrapes, bowed tendons, breaks, or bruises.

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2017 Double D Trailers Scholarship Award

Double D Trailers is honored to support Olivia Boysel in her endeavors. Congratulations Olivia and good luck!

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Load Without Headaches! Easier and Safer Loading with the Patented SafeTack Design

Loading their horses used to be difficult, but these four women are very happy with their new SafeTack trailers from Double D. Learn more about the features they love and the design elements that make a huge difference for their horses.

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From Weld to Finish: Watch a Double D Trailer Being Built from the Ground Up!

We’ve put together this factory tour to show you all of the steps that go into building one particular trailer from weld to finish. This particular model is a SafeTack Reverse 3 horse bumper pull trailer. Check it out!

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All About Horse Trailer Windows: Learn What Makes the Windows on Our Trailers Better

Our windows have an easy-to-open mid-latch system with metal bars that fold down separately. Their large size helps maximize light and air flow in your horse trailer.

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Double D Trailers Photo Contest - $750 Cash Prizes

Now’s your chance to show off all the fun you have and MAYBE EVEN WIN SOME CASH!! We are looking for creative and exciting photos of people using their Double D Trailers. Show off your horse and trailer in a snap shot for a chance to win part of our $750 in cash prizes!

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The Rise and Fall of Steel and Aluminum Horse Trailers: Why Z-Frame is Taking Over

When the first modern horse trailers were built in the late 1950’s, they looked much different than trailers today. These welded steel trailers rusted out in the blink of an eye. Aluminum trailers in the 1980’s seemed like the perfect solution, but they quickly proved to be unsafe in accidents and too weak for long term use. We’re going to take a look at the problems with older construction methods and talk about the benefits of Z-Frame horse trailers.

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How to Keep Your Horse Trailer Looking Its Best

It's not smart to spend a lot of money on a trailer and then let it waste away outdoors! Here are our top storage and maintenance tips to help you keep your trailer looking new.

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What is the Safest Roof Material to Use on a Horse Trailer?

Hint: It's NOT Aluminum! Learn how the right type of roofing material can affect your horses' safety and comfort. Factors like interior trailer temperature, structural integrity during an accident, protection for a rearing horse and durability all play an important role.

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15 Affordable Features to Make Your Horse Trailer Extraordinary

There are many 'regular' horse trailers on the market. Learn about 15 features that will add the 'wow-factor' and make your horse trailer extraordinary!

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How to Position a Gooseneck Hitch in Your Truck Bed

Gooseneck horse trailers are especially useful for those who want the extra space. However, an improperly placed gooseneck hitch can be bad news. They can be dangerous for towing and even damage your vehicle!

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Find the Best Truck for Towing Your Horse Trailer

Learn how to spot the right truck towing capacity for your horse trailer. The GVWR, GCVWR, and GAWR are the Magic Gs that tell you whether or not your truck can safely handle a load.

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8 Things to Check on your Tow Vehicle for Horse Trailer Safety

Towing a several thousand pound horse trailer filled with your precious equines is no easy task. Be honest…is your tow vehicle up to the challenge? We’ve compiled this checklist to help you run through the essential safety items that will make sure you are ready to hitch up and hit the road.

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6 Steps to Qualify for Horse Trailer Financing

What are the 'must-haves' to guarantee a loan approval? Getting a horse trailer loan is more difficult than it used to be. Banks are more cautious about granting loans. Learn how you can set yourself up for success.

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Start Designing the Living Quarters Horse Trailer of Your Dreams

How Double D Trailers can save you money and stress on your next trailer purchase. Start the process now and have your custom horse trailer built in time for Spring!

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Double D Trailers Recently Featured on the Horse Tip Daily Radio Show

One of our articles about safe trailer hauling and tongue weight attracted the attention of the Horse Tip Daily Radio Show. Host Coach Jenn invited Double D Trailers owner and chief designer Brad Heath onto the show to talk about this important issue.

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6 Reasons why a Single Horse Trailer is Perfect for You!

Single horse trailers are becoming more and more popular. Here are 6 reasons why a Double D Trailers 1-horse trailer is perfect for you!

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3 Easy Steps to Properly Hitch a Bumper Pull and Gooseneck Horse Trailer for the Road

Learn how to safely hitch your trailer to your tow vehicle. Here is everything you need to know to properly hitch up your gooseneck or bumper pull horse trailer.

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37 Wild, Incredible, and Most Unbelievable Horse Facts from History

A horse who could spell in 1897...A horse who can walk on his back feet...A parade with 11,000 horses.. Learn about 37 incredible horse facts from history!

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Why We Don’t Recommend WERM, Polylast or Rhino Lining for Your Horse Trailer Floor

These spread-on and spray-on floor coatings only hide potential problems with your floor integrity. We don’t recommend these products because they can present some very serious safety concerns in your horse trailer.

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Don't Believe These Common Horse Trailer Myths!

Long held beliefs about horse trailers and safety aren’t always true. Learn about some common horse trailer myths and half truths that are plaguing the industry.

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Horse Trailer Safety: Never Buy a Trailer with These Dangerous Features

Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. Do you have the right horse trailer safety features on your trailer? This list will help you avoid many dangerous trailer design flaws.

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10 Tips for Safe Driving With Your Horse Trailer

Hitching up your new trailer for the very first time can be an intimidating experience. Learn 10 tips for safe driving with your horse trailer.

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Fighting Natural Instinct: How to Pick a Horse Trailer that Your Horse Will Love

Walking onto a confined horse trailer goes against your horse’s natural instincts. Learn how to choose a trailer from your horse’s point of view.

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Bumper Pull Horse Trailer with Living Quarters: Lying Salesmen Exposed!

It’s a dirty secret salesmen don’t want you to know - bumper pull horse trailers with living quarters are dangerous to tow. Learn why.

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45 Most Random, Amazing and Bizarre Facts about Horses

Horses are majestic animals but even you may be shocked by these 45 random, amazing and bizarre facts. Learn more about man’s “original” best friend courtesy of DoubleDTrailers.com.

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2+1 Gooseneck Horse Trailer vs. Safetack Reverse 3 Horse: Which is Better?

How does the 2+1 Gooseneck stack up against the Double D Trailers Safetack Reverse 3 Horse trailer? We'll break down the safety and comfort features on both.

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How to Fight the Flies: Professional Tips for the Summer

You’ll never guess what fun pattern on your fly masks and fly sheets will help deter flies! Learn this and other helpful tips to fight the flies this summer.

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After Eight Years, Horse Rescue Wants to Reach Celebrities Portia and Ellen to Say, ‘Thanks!’

In 2009, a generous donation by celebrities Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres made a world of difference for this horse rescue. Now they want to say a heartfelt 'Thanks!'

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Oven-On-Wheels: How Hot is Too Hot in Your Horse Trailer?

Is your horse trailer an ‘oven on wheels?’ Traveling with your horse in a horse trailer can be dangerous if they become over heated and dehydrated. Here are some tips for how to keep them cool during travel.

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8 Benefits of Buying a Horse Trailer Online vs. Buying From a Local Dealer

Walking onto a sales lot can be a nerve wracking experience. In contrast, buying online from Double D Trailers can be less stressful, more beneficial, and actually SAVE you money. Read on to learn more!

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Trailer Exteriors Are NOT 'Horse Proof': Tying Alternatives to Protect Your Horse and Trailer

The outside of your horse trailer is not necessarily horse proof so you may be risking injury to your horse. Here are a few safer tying alternatives to protect both your horse and your horse trailer.

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Lessons From the Houston Flooding: 10 Tips to Help Prepare Your Farm For Bad Weather

Will you be prepared when Mother Nature sends her worst? We spoke with horse rescuer Monique Francis to hear how she weathered the April 2016 storms in Houston, TX. Here are her 10 tips for how to prepare for extreme storms, flooding, and electrical outages.

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7 Tips for Safe Overnight Camping With Your Horse Trailer

Don't forget to check the tanks, corral the horses, find showers, and eat your s'mores! Here are 7 tips for overnight horse trailer camping!

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13 Fascinating Facts About Horse Trailer History

The first horse trailers looked a lot different than they do today! Here are 13 facts and photos dug out of the vaults of horse trailer history.

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Spring Cleaning Your Horse Trailer: Use This Checklist So Your Trailer is Ready to Roll!

Ready or not, it’s time for horse trailer spring-cleaning. Here are 8 tips for how to check your trailer from hitch to bumper so you are ready for the road!

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When Horse Trailers Save Lives

Read the fascinating tale of how a group of California volunteers helped save the lives of thousands of animals during the September 2015 Wildfire.

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10 Common Horse Trailer Mistakes You Are Probably Making

Hanging the hay net incorrectly? Using the wrong hitch? These are just a few of the mistakes you may be making to endanger your horse while on the horse trailer. Learn more!

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How To Avoid Tendon Damage From Leg Wraps

Trailer leg wraps may be causing your horse more harm than good! Learn about proper application and the danger of bowed tendons.

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Double D Trailer’s ‘Best Buy’ List of Trailer Safety Gear

Take a look at our favorite products to protect your horse during travel. Look for our "Best Buy" badge when you shop!

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Horse Trailer Floor Failure: Is Your Trailer Floor Strong Enough?

When horse trailer floors fail, it can result in death on the highway. Learn about the pros and cons of aluminum, lumber, and rumber floor types.

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Safetack® Slant Load Horse Trailer: A Revolutionary Design With Superior Safety and Convenience

The Safetack® Slant Load Horse Trailer from Double D Trailers is a safer and more convenient option. Since it eliminates the narrow doorway found in most slant load trainers, it’s unlike any other trailer out there! Learn more.

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You’ll Never Believe These Famous Celebrities That Love Horses!

Celebrities can be horse lovers too! From Julia Roberts to Captain Kirk himself. These celebs can’t get enough of the horse.

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Are You Placing Your Horse at Risk for Injury or Death? Don’t Use a Horse Trailer Unless It Has These 16 Safety Features

Don’t be fooled by a nice looking trailer. If it doesn’t have these 16 horse trailer safety features, you are endangering your horse every time he sets foot inside.

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25 Horse & Rider Halloween Costume Ideas You Won’t Believe!

Check out 25 of the scariest and most creative horse costumes we could find. Get some great ideas for your next Halloween costume class!

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U.S. Patent Awarded to Double D Trailers for Innovative Safetack Reverse Slant Horse Trailer

A U.S. Patent was recently award to Double D Trailers for our unique Safetack Reverse Slant Load horse trailer. Learn about the innovative safety features that are WOW-ing customers.

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Dangerous Trailer Loads: How to Determine if You Are Hauling a Safe Weight

Do you know if your truck and hitch is adequate to haul your trailer? You might be surprised. Learn how to determine if you are hauling a safe load with some real-life examples here.

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You May Be Ruining Your Trailer: 5 Winter Storage Tips To Add To Your Horse Trailer Maintenance Checklist

You May Be Ruining Your Trailer! Add these five tips to your winter horse trailer maintenance checklist so that your trailer isn’t ruined by the winter weather.

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Glue-On Horse Shoes: An Alternative for Horses With Damaged Hooves

Glue-on horseshoes can be a great alternative for horses with weak or damaged hooves. Learn more to see if they’re an option you should consider!

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Poor Crash Test Results for All-Aluminum Ford Trucks: More Evidence That Aluminum Horse Trailers Are Unsafe

The poor crash test results for the all-aluminum Ford F-150 provide more evidence that aluminum is not a safe material for horse trailer construction.

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Improve Fitness and Evaluate Problems With a Horse Treadmill

A horse treadmill can be a wonderful tool to maintain your horse’s fitness, evaluate lameness, and rehab injuries. Is this something you could use on your farm?

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7 Horse Photography Tips: Take Great Photos of Your Own

Learn seven horse photography tips so that you can capture great horse photography of your own! Also check out some gorgeous photos from a professional.

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Escaping Slaughter – The Plight of the Draft Horse

Thousands of US horses are sentenced to slaughter each year in Canada and Mexico with draft horses most at risk. Learn about a Maryland rescue that is working to end this tragedy.

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A Moldy Dilemma: How to Clean and Maintain Your Saddle the Right Way

Is mold taking over your tack room? Learn some great tips from a saddle expert on how to clean and maintain your leather saddle.

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Top 9 U.S. Destinations for Beach Horseback Riding

Ready to enjoy an ocean breeze, sunny skies, and pounding surf? Check out the top US destinations for horseback riding on the beach.

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Riding Racehorses: What Does It Take to Be An Exercise Rider?

The Belmont Stakes is coming and everyone is hoping for a Triple Crown winner! Take a look behind the scenes and learn what it takes to be a racehorse exercise rider.

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2nd Annual Scholarship Winner

Congratulations Carrie Ann Hall on your hard earned award. Good luck with your efforts.

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Countdown of the Top 8 Heart-Pounding, Adrenaline-Pumping, Tear-Jerking Horse Movies Ever!

Not sure what movie to watch this summer season? Check out these 8 amazing horse movies that will leave you on the edge of your seat. Don't forget your popcorn!

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Sit In the Driver's Seat with Harness Racing!

Learn about the exciting sport of Standardbred Harness Racing! Hear from a breeder, trainer, and race driver who shares why this sport and breed are worth checking out.

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Dangerous Designs: 13 Horse Trailer Flaws to Avoid

Learn about 13 dangerous design flaws found in many typical horse trailer brands. Double D Trailers created innovative solutions for each of these issues to increase overall safety.

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Paint By Number: Equine Art Through The Ages

From cave paintings to gargantuan statues, artists have been using horses in their work for thousands of years! Take a look at some of the most famous pieces and also see an Ohio artist who is using her horse artwork to make a difference for needy animals.

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Discover the Healing Power of Horses

Horses can help heal both mind and body. A farm in Iowa uses Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and other equine therapy techniques to help 'at-risk' youth and kids with developmental disorders.

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How to Calculate Horse Trailer Tongue Weight

It is important to know your trailer's tongue weight to make safe decisions when choosing your hitch and tow vehicle. A new online tool makes this easier than ever!

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International Film Festival Brings Awareness to Horse Abuse and Neglect

Learn about an international film festival in Montana devoted entirely to equines! Filmmakers and general attendees can learn about this unique event aimed at ending horse abuse and neglect. Also learn 5 things YOU can do to help.

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Riding BACKWARDS: How a Rear Facing Trailer Design May Be Healthier for Your Horse

Learn about the benefits of rear-facing trailers. Scientific research shows they are better for your horse's physical and mental well-being. Also, see some fantastic rear-facing custom horse trailers.

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Dressage SECRETS Revealed: How This Classical Riding Style Can Help ANY Breed in ANY Discipline

This beginner's guide will help you understand and appreciate the classical art of dressage. Learn how this riding style can benefit any breed of horse in any discipline. Even western riders can improve their riding with dressage!

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Is a College Equestrian Team Right For YOU?

Explore how college equestrian teams operate within the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association. Learn about the Western Riding Team at St. Andrews University and find tools to help you find your perfect program!

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10 Must-Read Tips: Safe Long-Distance Traveling With Your Horse Trailer

Learn 10 important tips to keep your horse happy and healthy on long rides in the horse trailer. Veterinarian Dr. Hannah Mueller weighs in with her expert advice.

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15 Luxury Horse Trailers you won’t Believe

Wouldn't it be great to have all the amenities of your ranch right there on the road? With these 15 Luxury Horse Trailers you can have that and much, more more. The Wild West never had it so good!

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Rolex 3rd Place Winner Helps Disabled Riders Shine in the Dressage Ring

Hear from top three-day event rider Missy Ransehousen as she shares her experiences competing at Rolex, coaching disabled dressage riders for the Paralympics, and training elite students. Also, learn about her enormous gooseneck horse trailer.

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Horse Trailer Buying Guide: What You Need to Know as a First Time Buyer

Making a horse trailer purchase can be very intimidating the first time around. You may find yourself asking, “Should I buy a 3 horse gooseneck or a 2 horse bumper pull trailer?” There are many features and options that you’ll need to consider that impact the usefulness of the trailer and the safety of your horse. Read on to see tips from two experts on how to shop for your first horse trailer.

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Do the Fun Stuff! A Pennsylvania Instructor Shares a Horse Trailer Packing List

Download the FREE "Double D Trailers Horse Trailer Packing List" with 90 essential items that you should take in your custom horse trailer for horse shows and other outings. A vibrant lesson program in south central PA is profiled.

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From Slaughter Trailer to Dressage Champion: 5 Reasons to Adopt a Rescue Horse

Learn the top 5 reasons why you should adopt a rescue horse. This article profiles a rescue operation in Washington state that has helped get horses off of the trailer bound for slaughter and into loving homes.

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Five tips from a Parelli trainer on how to load a difficult horse

A 3 Star Parelli Professional shares her top 5 tips on how to load a difficult horse. Her techniques will help your horse build confidence so you don't need to list your "useless" horse trailer for sale.

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Overturned Horse Trailer Learn How to Prepare for Emergency Situations Part 2 of 2

Learn Tori and Justin McLeod's top 8 tips for emergency preparedness. If you take these steps, you can prevent most emergency situations, or at least make rescue operations smoother and safer.

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Overturned Horse Trailer Learn How to Prepare for Emergency Situations Part 1 of 2

Would you know who to call if your horse trailer overturned or you had an equine emergency? Learn about a North Carolina rescue team that can manage these situations. Also, see their custom designed 2 horse gooseneck trailer.

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Choosing a Rivet-Free Horse Trailer Exterior

There’s a lot to be said about traditionally riveted trailer skins, but once you’ve experienced a rivet-free ride, you may never go back.

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A Guide to Horse Trailer Terminology

Horse trailers are amazing pieces of equipment for horses and owners alike, but they have lots of tricky terms. We’ll help you navigate some of the more common ones.

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Why SafeTack Systems are Different

Having a rear tack storage mean compromise, right? Wrong. You never have to compromise storage for safety with our SafeTack System.

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Ramps Versus Step-Ups: Increasing Safe Loads with Your New Custom Trailer

When you’re ordering a custom trailer, there are a lot of things to consider - to add a ramp or leave it behind is just one of many.

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Haltering for Safety – A How to Guide

There are many things you can to do protect your horse from injury, but none are as simple as using the right halter during travel.

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Five Tips for Buying the Right Used Horse Trailer

Maybe a new custom horse trailer isn’t in the cards for you right now, but that’s ok. We’ve got five tips to help you buy a used horse trailer.

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Flies and Mosquitoes – Your Help Your Horse Guide

Flies and mosquitoes are serious pests of horses everywhere, but your horse doesn’t have to suffer if you learn a little more about this common horse problem.

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How to Choose and Maintain Your Trailer Tires

Tires may not be the most exciting part of your new custom trailer, but they’re a vital component. Learn all about them in this article.

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When is a Stock Trailer the Right Choice?

Sometimes, all you need is a basic trailer to get the little jobs done. Find out when a stock trailer is the right choice for your horse.

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Three Ways Insulation Matters to Horse Safety

We do so much to protect our horses on the road, but have you ever considered how much safer your horse is in an insulated trailer?

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Talking to Your Horse: Understanding Body Language

Understanding your horse’s body language is an essential part of horse ownership. Learn how to “talk” with your horse.

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Cool Space-Saving Living Quarters Features

Looking for more ways to create space in your custom horse trailer living quarters? Check out some of these neat options!

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Managing a Horse Trailer Accident

There’s nothing more frightening than being in an accident with a horse trailer, except for being unprepared for it. Follow these tips to minimize the chaos.

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Five Cheap Upgrades to Make your Custom Trailer More Useful

Maybe you don’t need to spring for that extra large horse graphic on your new trailer, but you definitely need these five useful (and cheap) upgrades!

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What’s Special About Z-Frame Technology?

Once there were only steel and aluminum trailers, both with serious flaws -- now there’s Z-Frame. Find out why this material is revolutionizing horse trailers.

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What are Sway Bars and How Can They Help Me?

Ensuring a smooth ride for your horses is of the utmost importance for horse owners -- sway bars help reduce the fishtailing trailers experience at highway speeds.

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Hay Racks and Hay Pods: Get the Facts on Hay Storage

Looking for more places to stash hay, bedding and feed? Look up! Hay racks and hay pods are a great way to make your horse trailer adventures more efficient.

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How to Deep Clean Your Horse Trailer

It’s not the most glamorous part of owning a horse, but deep cleaning your trailer is vital to keeping your horse happy, safe and secure on the road.

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All About Trailer Axles

Before you order your next custom trailer, beef up your trailer axle knowledge. Our guide to trailer axles will help you make the right decision the first time.

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What are the Advantages to Custom Built Trailers?

You’ve shopped for horse trailers until you’re exhausted without finding just what you’re looking for -- maybe it’s time to consider a custom built trailer.

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What is a Weight Distribution Hitch and Why Do I Need One?

When it comes to hauling horses, safety should always be first. Installing a weight distribution hitch can improve your hauls exponentially.

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Protect Your Horse with a SafeKick Wall System

Horses that kick the walls of horse trailers are at risk of injuries from traditional wall systems. Our SafeKick Wall System is designed with kickers in mind.

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Double D Trailers First Scholarship Winner

A big thank you to all of the scholarship applicants for 2013-2014. After reviewing many qualified essays and applications, our scholarship committee is pleased to award Caelan $500 to further her education.

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Is a Bumper Pull Trailer Right for You?

Bumper pull trailers are great options for many horse owners: they’re affordable and pull easy, making them a great choice for horse owners who don’t travel much.

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Choosing Between a Tack Room and Living Quarters

Living quarters are very useful features on horse trailers, but sometimes a well-designed tack room can be almost as good, depending on how you plan to use it.

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Beating the Heat: Getting Your Pasture Ready for Summer

Pastures suffer badly in the heat if they’re already stressed by overgrazing. This year, you can have better summer pasture with just a little extra planning.

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Six Reasons to Add Rumber Flooring to Your Custom Trailer

The recycled rubber composite flooring known as rumber is ideal for horse trailer floors -- here are the top six reasons we love it.

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Do You Need a Screen On Your Horse Trailer Door?

Regardless of the size door you have, using a bug screen can be beneficial for additional air flow in summer.

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Your Spring Pre-Travel Safety Checklist

Don’t take your horse trailer out of the driveway without checking it carefully this spring. Here’s our spring pre-travel safety checklist.

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Seven Tips for Safe Horse Loading

If your horse hesitates to load in your horse trailer, there may be a simple fix. Check out these seven tips for safer horse loading.

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Four Reasons to Choose a Straight Load Trailer

Slant load or straight load? It’s an important choice to make when choosing your next trailer. Here are four reasons a straight load could be the answer.

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Optional Trailer Features You Need to Add

Designing a horse trailer can be overwhelming, but don’t forget to ponder these features before you finalize your order.

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Is Equestrian Roadside Assistance Worth the Cost?

Equestrian roadside assistance will cover your horses while you’re on the go, but is it worth the price?

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Choosing the Right Dividers for Your Trailer

There are a lot of options when it comes to stall dividers, but understanding what each type does best will help you select the right ones for your next trailer.

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Why Choose a Gooseneck Trailer?

Ready to choose your next horse trailer? When long haul safety and stability are critical, a gooseneck trailer is the only option.

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Senior Hoof Care: What You Need to Know

Your senior horse gave you his all during his best years, it’s time to return the favor. His hoof care is as vital as ever, even if traveling is a challenge.

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Reverse Haul Horse Trailer Design Latest Trend

There are a million reasons your horse might not want to back out of a trailer. With our patent pending reverse slant load trailer, he won’t have to.

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Nine Signs of Safe Bumper Pull Horse Trailers

When you’re shopping for bumper pull horse trailers, safety is paramount. Look for these nine signs of a safe bumper pull trailer before you buy.

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Five Things Horse Owners Wish that Other Drivers Knew

When you’re pulling your horse trailer down the road, other drivers can make it a nerve-wracking journey. What would you tell nearby drivers if you could?

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Eight Must Haves for the Humans in Your Horse Trailers with Living Quarters

When you’re finally ready to take the leap to a horse trailer with living quarters, make sure you don’t forget these eight items essential for your comfort.

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Aluminum Horse Trailer Review, What You Need to Know

A Customer had some comments and questions concerning a recent video regarding reviews on an aluminum horse trailer (not manufactured by Double D Trailers)

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You’ll Never Forget Your First Horse

You’ll never forget your first horse, but that doesn’t mean you need to keep that ancient trailer. We can set you up with a new safe, secure horse trailer.

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Horse Trailers: 10 Must Have Safety Features to Look For

Learn how to pick the safest horse trailers before you go shopping -- after all, isn’t safety what it’s all about?

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Four Decisions to Make for Your Custom Horse Trailer

There are a lot of important decisions to make when designing custom horse trailers. These are the four big choices we think you should be giving the most attention.

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Should Individual Horse Owners Get Liability Insurance?

Do you know if your current insurance covers your horse while you’re on the road? It may be time to consider a horse liability insurance policy.

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Meet Our Double D 3 Horse Slant Trailer

Our 3 horse slant trailers, available in bumper pull or gooseneck, provide your horses with a comfortable ride and you with a safe loading and unloading experience.

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Horse Trailer Brakes: What You Need to Know

Horse trailer brakes aren’t the sexiest part of your trailer, but they’re really important. Find out how to make your trailer safer and more responsive while on the road.

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Understanding Horse Trailer Tires, Axles and Weights (Part 2 on Lawsuit)

Recently, a customer reached out to Double D Trailers on advice for designing a new trailer, and for direction involving an ongoing lawsuit she has against another trailer manufacturer. (this is part 2 of the Article. Part one was sent earlier)

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Customer Files Lawsuit Against a Horse Trailer Manufacturer and Dealer for being Overweight

Recently, a customer reached out to Double D Trailers on advice for designing a new trailer, and for direction involving an ongoing lawsuit she has against another trailer manufacturer

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Reverse Slant Load Horse Trailer

Well, after a lot of feedback and opinions, the overwhelming response was that horses haul better in a rear facing or Reverse slant load horse configuration in comparison to a straight load. For more information on a reverse slant load, visit the 2 Horse Trailer page here to learn more.

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2016 Double D Trailers Scholarship Award

Double D Trailers is honored to support Lily Caradine in her endeavors. Congratulations Lily and good luck!

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