Farmowners Insurance: National Fire Prevention Week

October 5th, 2017

In a fire, seconds count. Seconds can mean the difference between escaping safely from a fire or having lives end in tragedy. That’s why this year’s Fire Prevention Week theme: “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” is so important. It reinforces why everyone needs to have an escape plan. (more…)

Horse Mortality Insurance – Emergency Colic Surgery

September 28th, 2017

Colic is the # 1 cause of death for horses age 1 to 20. It is some consolation to know that Mortality insurance policies for horses include Emergency Colic Surgery Expense coverage . (more…)

Horse Insurance : Eligibility & Cost

September 25th, 2017

Blue Bridle has developed trusting relationships with a number of highly rated insurance companies that specialize, as we do, in equine related insurance products. When seeking horse insurance, for example, we are able to offer our clients and prospects wide choices. (more…)

Farmowners Insurance: After a Disaster

September 11th, 2017

Farm and stable owners affected by Harvey, the massive hurricane and tropical storms that hit Texas, and now the monster storm Irma in Florida and neighboring states face a long hard road to recovery.

Hopefully emergency preparedness plans were in place (more…)

Flood Insurance

August 31st, 2017

The #1 Natural Disaster in the United States – Flood

Hurricane Harvey’s record breaking, ongoing tropical storm disaster resulting in loss of life and property will be felt for years. Those affected by the wind damage and unimaginable flooding may never fully recover from this heartbreaking, tragic event. (more…)

Equine Slobbers: Clover Fungus

August 10th, 2017

We want to share the following email with our readers regarding this fungus called Rhizoctonia.

Hi fellow horse owners and equine enthusiasts:

This certainly has been an unusual summer – weather wise. I want to alert you to a condition that your horses may (more…)

Farmowners Insurance: Property Claims Questions

July 20th, 2017

Farmowners insurance policyholders have many questions following a catastrophic event. Those that have been impacted by damage to their property no doubt feel overwhelmed by the loss and the confusion that follows. You may benefit from the kind of appropriate information that has come from questions asked by others who have endured a loss whether from wind, flood, fire or other disasters. (more…)

HORSE INSURANCE: West Nile Disease

July 10th, 2017

It’s that time of year – summer brings out those pesky mosquitos and dreaded carriers of West Nile disease. This is a viral disease that can cause illness or fatal encephalitis (inflammation of the brain and/or spinal cord) in horses through the bites of infected mosquitoes. The disease may not be evident until the death of the horse but some of the signs of illness include (more…)

Private Horse Owner’s Liability Risks

June 28th, 2017

An article published recently by Julie Fershtman, a renowned equine law attorney, depicted an interesting situation that bears sharing with our blog readers. We have written about private horse owner liability several times over the years. (more…)

Farmowners Insurance: Property Inspection

May 25th, 2017

When prospective clients visit your stable to inquire about boarding, training or riding instruction, they will get a favorable first impression when the property appears to be neat and well maintained. Are the stalls clean with ample bedding, fenced pastures for turnout, knowledgeable staff? (more…)