Equine Escape is our partner in transporting horses around Michigan as well as throughout the east coast & mid-west. Robyn Schamante has over 20 years of shipping experience and over 30 years of horse experience with everything from foals to rescue horses, green horses to upper level show horses. Excellent horse care and safe, quality transportation is our first priority! Each horse is transported as if it were our own with their comfort in mind.
Contact us today to discuss your shipping needs! We have lots of references available.
Current Services & Information:
- Local and Regional shipping (MI, OH, IN).
National trips will resume in late 2023.
- Transportation for all equine needs.
- Emergency Trailering 24/7* - Text "Horse 911" to 248-361-7922 if after 11 pm.
- Licensed, Insured & DOT compliant.
- We do require the correct paperwork for all non-emergency, regional & horse show shipping (coggins, health certificate, sales agreements/proof of ownership etc.)
- Big Valley 2-horse, straight load, step-up.
- Sundowner 6 horse, slant load, step-up.
- Loading/Unloading mats for safety in snow/icy weather.
- Fans, Vents & Windows adjusted for air circulation and equine comfort.
- Hay bags available with owner supplied hay.
- Water offered on longer trips.
$100 Hookup (total not per horse)
1.50 per mile/per horse with 30 mins. for loading & unloading of horse included. Mileage is based off round trip.
- Additional loading/unloading time, including waiting around is $20 per 30 mins.
Free transportation of basic items ( example: 1 tack trunk, blanket, sheet, up to 4 bales of hay, bag of grain) loading/unloading NOT included.
- Items above and beyond are an additional fee.
- If Equine Escape staff has to load/unload these items a $25 charge applies.
Overnight transport (trips that require more then 10 hours one way) will incur a min. $100 per night overnight fee.
Local is South Lyon, Ann Arbor, Brighton, Whitmore Lake, Northville, Novi, Wixom. Within 15 miles of South Lyon for the entire shipping job (approx. up to 1 hour from 48178)
Regional is outside the South Lyon/Ann Arbor/Brighton area.
Please contact us via email for Regional and National shipping quotes. Amounts below are the per horse cost for most mid-west shows.
Destinations (General rates per horse from Ann Arbor area, rates will vary from other locations.):
WEC Ohio: $600
Traverse City: $500
Brave Horse: $400
Grand Rapids: $300
Your email must include: your name, phone number, pickup location of the horse and destination location of the horse, date you would like the horse transported, reason for transportation.
You can also contact us by phone at 248-361-7922.
*We offer this service when available and able to do so.