Keyword: Sallee Horse Vans

  • Horse vans, like this truck bearing a Florida license plate, have been busy moving horses out of Kentucky.

    Florida Officials Tracking Requests for Horse Shipments; Van Companies Busy

    Officials with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Division of Animal Industry, reported early Thursday afternoon that in 2 1/2 days they have received applications for 71 permits for horse shipments from Kentucky to Florida. In the wake of the recent foal/fetal loss outbreak in Kentucky, the state of Florida enacted temporary regulations requiring all horses from the Bluegrass State be tracked through the issuance of a permit from the state's Commissioner of Agriculture.