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"ShaysJoy, anglo arabian filly (less than a yr) I have never shipped a horse across the country."

shipping from Lincoln, California Wallingford, Connecticut for $1,500.00

1/6/2009
$1,500.00
Lincoln, California
Wallingford, Connecticut
2896 mi.

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I recently purchased an anglo arabian filly from CA. I was extremely worried about how I was going to get her to CT especially in the middle of winter, the price to ship & how I was going to find someone reliable. Well, when searching horse transportation I came across uship.Thank goodness I did!I entered a shipment & received many bids, but one stuck out in particular-Randy Jones Equine Transportation. My listing ended up expiring before I remembered to accept his bid (it expired on Christmas Eve).I relisted my shipment & prayed that Randy would submit another bid.Randy promptly returned my messages & answered all my questions.I chose Randy, even though I had lower bids, because he stated that he had no problem taking TJs blanket on and off & also that she would be riding in a roomy box stall the entire time.[I want to clarify that Randy is very reasonable priced but when in a bidding situation many will try to outbid the other, that is why I said I had lower bids.]I felt extremely comfortable with Randy taking my filly cross country. Well come to find out the last time TJ had been on the trailer, was when the area of CA she lived in was evacuated due to wild fires(this could have been extremely tramatic). TJ instantly went to Randy & loaded on the trailer with no problems. TJ & Randy got to bond over their trip & I have to thank him for taking the extra mile, patiently working with her the whole time.I highly recommend uship & especially Randy Jones to anyone with trailering needs.Not only did he get my horse here safely but it also was an awesome learning experience for her, since Randy stopped every night at "horsey motels", TJ was loaded & unloaded off Randy's trailer everyday. When TJ arrived, she almost did not want to get off, & stopped on the ramp to look around. If she had been frightened of the trailer in any way she would have rushed off. Thank you so much to Randy, from the bottom OUR hearts! Please use Randy for any of your shipping needs! : )

- Shana Q.