Equine Liability Insurance: Release Agreements

January 18th, 2018

When applying for liability insurance for an equine business, a riding club, or a horse show, for example, company underwriters enforce the requirement for a release of liability agreement that your customers, visitors to your stable or participants in an event are asked to sign. This article will focus on release agreements from an insurance standpoint. (more…)


January 11th, 2018

Welcome to the New Year – 2018. The month of January finds us engaged in financial planning and budgeting. And the budget may include the expense of caring for your horse(s) and the added expense that comes with attending horse shows! Ask yourself – how difficult would it be to purchase another horse if one you owned became ill or was injured, and despite the best veterinary treatment, could not be saved? (more…)

Farmowners Insurance: Preventing Roof Collapse

January 5th, 2018

Be aware that the perils of damage due to ice and snow are not covered on your scheduled farm barns, buildings and structures unless you choose to add a special endorsement to your Farmowners insurance (more…)

Your Equine New Year Resolutions

December 28th, 2017

How determined are you to keep your New Year’s resolutions? They may fade away as the year progresses or you can decide to pursue your goals – a single step at a time. If you are among the 41% of Americans who usually make New Year’s resolutions, the fact remains that 2018 is a new year and with it comes opportunities to make a fresh start. (more…)

Horse Insurance – Christmas Horse

December 21st, 2017

How do you wrap a new horse for Christmas (much less get it down the chimney)! Wrap the horse insurance policy in a gift box instead! Surprise! Include horse treats, a halter, lead line, grooming tools – whatever the new horse owner will need. And now what. (more…)

Farmowners Insurance Topic: Farm Personal Property

December 4th, 2017

This article’s focus is on the availability of insurance on your Farm Personal property and the options you can choose from. You may also want to do an inventory at this time to make sure you have not neglected to add items of value to your farmowners insurance policy. Don’t wait until your equipment is stolen or damaged to find out it is not insured! (more…)

Blue Bridle Wishes All A Happy Thanksgiving

November 22nd, 2017

In 1863, in the midst of the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a National Thanksgiving Day to be held on the last Thursday in November “to heal the wounds of the nation”. This tradition lives on while we are reminded of the significance of this special day. (more…)

Farmowners Insurance: Fire Prevention

November 16th, 2017

12 Top Ways to Prevent or Minimize Barn Fires

According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), heating equipment and electrical malfunction are the leading causes of barn fires. These fires are more common during the colder winter months. (more…)

Farmowners Insurance Topic: Scams

November 9th, 2017

Farmowners Insurance Policyholders – Be Wary of Repair Scams and Con-artists

A property loss suffered from fire, lightning, wind storm, and flood damage brings out the scammers and fraudsters. They are especially active following any catastrophe that inflicts widespread damage. These con-artists prey on vulnerable people who are in desperate need. (more…)

Riding Club Liability Insurance

November 2nd, 2017

Are you thinking of starting a riding club? The first thing you will want to do is draft your By-Laws and establish the club as a legal entity. Then for the protection of all of your members, you will want this new entity covered with a Riding Club Liability Insurance policy. (more…)