The Glovebox Guide to Transporting Horses is a comprehensive reference book specializing in all aspects of moving horses in trailers and lorries, from the driving licence requirements to handling horses. It has detailed chapters on buying trailers, towcars and lorries, what to do if things go wrong, maintenance, loading and unloading. The book also contains information and tips on driving trailer outfits and lorries on today's busy roads, including coping with emergencies, accidents, bad weather and muddy showgrounds. It is designed both to be read by the novice before taking to the road and as a quick reference guide for all to be kept in the vehicle. It also includes checklists to ensure that you forget nothing when buying a vehicle, preparing for a trip or maintaining your transport.For example, with a Land Rover Discovery and Ifor Williams HB 505R outfit 8.9 metres long, the reversing manoeuvre is 44.5 metres long, and with a shorter Land Rover Defender 90 it would be 40 metres long, so you would not need a very big field. ... It is a check of all the factors affecting the safety of the vehicle on the road and if you use a car without one you are committing an offence and may anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Glovebox Guide to Transporting Horses|
|Publisher||:||J A Allen & Company Limited - 2005-01-01|