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Alex Nichols Agency


Horse Shipping

our Trusted Horse Shipping Company

Horse Transportation  ●  Horse Shipments

Horse Transport ServicesFrom humble beginnings grew a multimillion dollar international horse transportation agency. Though global in reach, the company is still family owned and operated and prides itself on its personal, hands-on commitment to service.

For more than four decades, the Alex Nichols Agency has been dedicated to equine transportation safety and needs. The company began as a small trailering operation under Alex Nichols in the early 1960s.

Rely on the staff at Alex Nichols Agency, for reliable worldwide horse transportation services. Whether you need transportation for an important stakes race thousands of miles away or you need to import a Grand prix horse from Europe, our horse shipping company will ship your horse in top condition, ready to compete. In business since 1961, we work closely with both shipping clients and airlines to provide the best possible service for all animals being shipped. We are very proud that horse owners worldwide trust us with bloodstock worth millions. Their trust has made us leaders in the field of horse shipments and is a compliment to our dedication, professionalism, and experience. Contact us today for any of your transportation needs.


Export & Import Service Guidelines:

  • To provide the customer with a worry-free experience by assisting with all needed documentation, including and not limited to health certificates, commercial invoices, insurance policies, and letter of credit documentation.
  • To provide the customer/shipper with the best possible route of travel for their horses and/or other livestock.
  • To provide our customers with the best service and best price possible.
  • To provide the customer with updates during their horse's shipment.
  • To utilizes only the most reliable airlines in the industry.

Shipping Horses


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Member of the Animal Air Transportation Association (AATA)
IATA Agent
Licensed Custom House Broker
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Alex Nichols Agency
3800 Hampton Road
Oceanside, NY 11572-4836

Toll Free: (516) 678-9100
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