Transportation & Laws
Ineffective federal legisation.
One of the best horse transport laws written, 1981.
To research equine transport laws in your state, the Find Law website has an index, by state, which will provide you with all codes, statutes and regulations.
If your state has a cruelty law, it can be enforced in the event you see horses loaded into a double deck trailer. Those trailers were not designed to haul horses, and horses are forced to travel with their heads held in unnatural positions or on their knees.
If you see a double deck trailer loaded with horses, whether it is one horse or twenty......
Call the police!
Characteristics of a Double - lack of clearance, between the front and rear axles, from the ground to the bottom of the trailer.
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!