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Featured Video: Backing Up the Horse Trailer

A herd of equine spectators gets a good laugh at a driver’s attempts to back a horse trailer.

By Leslie Potter | Monday, September 19, 2016

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The first time that I borrowed a truck and trailer to take my horse to a show, I had to back the trailer up to the barn by myself when I got back home. I did it perfectly. Maybe I’m an exceptionally skillful driver. Maybe it was beginner’s luck. But the thing that stands out to me is that there was literally no one present when I did it. No one to witness my trailer-backing prowess. Of course, if there had been anyone there watching, I probably would have royally messed it up under the pressure, like this guy in a commercial for Volkswagen’s Trailer Assist. At least the horses are getting their entertainment for the day.

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Robbie    Somewhere, DE

11/10/2017 3:54:05 AM

Just want to know, how does that auto back up know that there's a trailer back there???

CeCe    Somewhere, GA

1/30/2017 3:57:08 AM

OMG this is hysterical!

Rob    Evansville, IN

11/6/2016 5:30:00 AM

Ha Ha HA, would love to see that guy driving my 18 wheeler! I'm with you horses!

k    Somewhere, GA

10/9/2016 5:41:31 AM

Nicker Nicker Snicker!!!!!!!!!!

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