15 Steps to Minimizing Theft of Horses and Equipment

Individuals can take several precautions in the management and care of horses, facilities and equipment to minimize the risk of theft. This article contains 15 steps to minimizing theft on any horse farm.

Pete Gibbs and Leman H. Wall, Professor and Extension Horse Specialist, and Extension Assistant-Animal Science/4-H; The Texas A&M University System

Almost any victim of horse theft can attest to the emotional and economic effect of such a crime. Over the past several years, both large- and …