Our Fleet

 Our Fleet

  • DEFRA Authorised & Approved
  • VOSA Licensed
  • Fully Insured
  • Qualified Drivers & Handlers
  • Any Size Horse
  • Patient and Expert Loading
  • Full Height Partitions
  • Full Height Sniffer/Stallion Head Boards
  • Non-Slip Rubber Flooring
  • CCTV - Constant Monitoring
  • Temperature Recording
  • Climate Control - Fan Assisted Ventilation
  • Roof Vents
  • Internal Red Night Running Lights
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Drinking Water/Feed Available
  • First Aid Kits
  • Grooms Available
  • Travel Rugs and Boots available
  • Journey updates
  • Ramp Lights
  • Aluminium Loading Gates
  • Privacy Windows
  • Channel Tunnel/Ferry Compliant

Horse Transporters

NEEDARIDE's Fleet of Horse Transporters are built on MAN chassis. Chosen for their ultimate performance. As a result MAN provides efficient solutions for the daily demands in traffic.

DEFRA Authorised

What is especially relevant is that all Fleet vehicles are authorised for journeys up to and over 12 hours. Installed with up to date technology including sensor monitors to record temperatures. We have the staff,  the equipment and the procedures in place, to meet the rules for animal welfare during transport.

Fully Insured

Horses are carried at the owner's risk entirely. Due to this check with your current insurer some policies include transportation insurance, however, we can get you a quote, just ask

CCTV & Climate Control

Temperature control recording systems alerts us if your horse is stressed or sweated up. In addition climate control with fan assisted ventilation and roof vents are built in. Horses are constantly monitored with CCTV during transport. In all vehicles first aid kits. satellite navigation and a directory of vets are carried.

British Built

NEEDARIDE's horseboxes are british built. Manufactured by Empire who has over 50 years experience. Incorporating bespoke design. With technology for the safety and welfare of all on-board.

VOSA Regulated

NEEDARIDE vehicles are thoroughly checked. Maintained and inspected every six weeks. Scrupulously cleaned. Disinfected after each and every horse transport journey. Because we work hard to achieve the standard that goes above and beyond regulations. As a result we hold full operators license.


Our Drivers and Grooms are experienced horse people. Holding advanced certificates of competancy. Most of all they are patient, capable, reliable and trustworthy.

Any Size Horse

The full height H frame partitions are fully adjustable.  Altered very quickly and easily to contain the smallest of ponies to the tallest of horses. With ample headroom. Full height sniffer head boards / stallion head boards will keep your horse safely separated during the transport journey.

Fleet of Horse Transporters
Fleet Horse Transporter Back Ramp
Fleet Horse Transporters back of Horsebox