Who we are
Equitrans boasts almost 20-years as both market leaders and pioneers in the horse transport industry. Our team are first and foremost ‘horse-people,’ and consist of dedicated in-house shipping and logistics professionals, experienced travelling grooms and trusted global transport partners.
Since Equitrans was established, the team has coordinated the shipping of over 30,000 horses and other animals to over 100 countries around the globe.
We cover the world, from the Americas to Europe, Asia, Africa and beyond. From Shetlands to Shires, to the world’s biggest equestrian display teams and multi-million dollar equine athletes; Equitrans keeps the horse industry moving.
We are members of the Animal Transport Association (ATA), the International Pets and Animals Transport Association, (IPATA) and the Air Transport Association (ATA).
What we do
The Equitrans personalised stable to stable service allows our clients complete peace of mind. Our in-house team is experienced in the coordination of all aspects of shipping management, from documentation and quarantine, to veterinary procedures and flight planning, while our experienced travelling grooms, vets and representatives monitor and care for your horse every step of the journey.
Our seamless travel solutions across the UAE are facilitated by our own luxury European specified, fully air conditioned horse trucks, while our extensive international network of trusted partners, means your horse is always in exceptional hands.
Over the years, Equitrans has been the trusted partner for several pioneering ‘firsts’ in national equine shipping protocols. We have overseen the establishment of unique temporary quarantine solutions, coordinated large consignment charter-flights to some of the world’s most remote destinations and discreetly handled many highly-exclusive VIP movements.
With clients including some of the biggest names in racing, endurance, showjumping and polo, Equitrans is known for its exceptional safety standards, value for money and animal focused service.
At Equitrans, our mission is to continue meeting the exacting demands and exceeding the expectations of the equine industry to maintain our reputation as the best in the sector.
We harness our passion and experience with the newest technology to create a reliable, simple, safe, global transport solution for horses and other animals.
Our unique global transport service offers a professional, safe, cost effective, stable to stable solution, with a focus on animal welfare and safety. Your horse is important to us, whether relocating one horse to hundreds of horses for the richest race, competition or event. Our mission is to be the world’s first choice for transporting horses and other animals.
Our service remains focused on safe, efficient and cost-effective horse shipping solutions.
Equitrans offers a one-stop-shop for door to door and tailor-made international horse shipping, pet-relocation and high value cargo services.
Horses: International horse shipping, charter flights, VIP solutions, Middle East road transport and large consignments.Read More
Pet Relocation and Animal Transport: Global pet relocation services, UAE wide pet taxi, pet flight services and transportation of exotics.Read More
Temporary Quarantine, buying of horses, sourcing of particular breeds, pre-purchase vetting, stable fencing and surfaces.Read More
High Value Cargo
Bespoke transport and handling solutions, transport and delivery for key projects, events and humanitarian services.Read More
Experience and Professionalism
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To continually ensure the best in animal care and comfort, the Equitrans team offers a wealth industry specific experience and training.
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Equitrans provides an excellent service, making sure the finest details are taken care of so I can be confident that my horses will arrive in the best possible condition.
HH Sheikha Latifah Ahmed Juma Al Maktoum, UAEShowjumper
We use Equitrans for all of our horse transportation within the Gulf area and find them to be reliable, efficient and very professional in all aspects of their work.
Frank McGovernGeneral Manager, Stables of H.M. King Abdulla and Sons, Saudi Arabia
Equitrans has always provided me with a professional service from experienced staff and professional grooms who are dedicated to the wellbeing of my horses.