Buckaroo John's Blog — Trailer Care

Spring Cleaning

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Spring is coming…right? Although the green hills and wildflowers tell me spring is here, my mud caked gelding and frequent (alright, daily) use of my Wellingtons tells me its going to be a bit before I can commit to packing away my slicker for the year. The season of mud is good for two things: groundwork and spring cleaning. Before your ponies get all slicked out and you spend your days in the saddle, take the time to go over your tack and your trailer so you know you’re prepared for riding season.  First, let’s discuss tack. Pull everything out, take...

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Winter Trailer Care

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The trails have been long and your rides have been great, now it’s time to prepare for winter!   Winter is going to be here before we know it!  It’s time to winterize your horse trailer. All types of horse trailers will benefit from a good scrubbing, inside and out.  If you make sure that all waste and dirt are removed, it will help keep your trailer looking good for longer. Here are a few things you’ll want to do: Remove your floor mats, scrub them thoroughly.  Clean away all hay and manure, scrub your floor boards and rinse them...

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