Welcome to the National Horse Carriers Association

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The National Horse Carriers Association was founded in 1964, to encourage and promote high standards in the horse transportation industry.We presently have Members throughout the United States. Every member must meet the filing and insurance requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation and those of relevant states. Members must also meet strict safety standards set forth by the Department of Transportation (DOT), an agency that governs both vehicles and drivers. This knowledge provides you, as shipper or horse owner, with a large measure of confidence and peace of mind.

Meeting NoticesAffiliates

Board of Directors meeting Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 4:00 PM

Board of Directors meeting Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 4:00 P.M. General Membership meeting Friday, September 13, 2019 – 8:00 A.M. The meeting will be held at: Embassy Suites 1801 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY 40511 859-455-5000


Annual Meeting: Jan 27, 28, 2019

It was a very well attended meeting. There were several interesting guest speakers. They included Major Tom Rawlerson, representing Florida State Agricultural Law; Michael Compitiello, Supervisory Special Agent for U.S Department of Homeland Security on behalf of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Lenore Phillips, Phelps Media who will be helping the NHCA with better […]