The common trailer used to tow livestock is Gooseneck trailers. Before buying, you should know about the feature of this trailer.
This is the only option to transport heavy weight up to 30000 pounds
To install, you need to drill a hole in the truck bed
The hitch ball should rise above the truck bed in order to fasten the trailer
The gooseneck is easily detachable when not in use
Ensure if the truck is able to withstand the trailer weight
Based on the towing capacity, the Gooseneck trailer and Gooseneck horse trailer are different. Gooseneck trailer is class two and the latter is the fifth wheel. Since the Gooseneck trailer is of heavy weight, the truck should be capable to hold the trailer’s weight. Both the models have it own pros and cons.
The tube in the Gooseneck will be hanging down and hooks to a heavy ball raised in the bed of the truck. Its takes only a little place. If you want to buy only the tube, it will not be available separately. You should buy the entire set.
Hookup is the difficult process in Gooseneck, and it is the disadvantage. But the Fifth wheel has the strongest hitch system and the hookup process is very simple. This is the advantage in the fifth wheel. The demerit of the fifth wheel is it costs high and the truck bed will take up most of your bed. Though it is a detachable type, it looks awkward and it is tough to remove.
You have to think a lot whether you need Gooseneck trailer or fifth wheel to tow. For towing livestock, you can prefer the Fifth wheel. To have fun during leisure time, you opt for Gooseneck
Do you want to tow your machineries, livestock and merchandise goods? Equiluxe Horse Floats stated that they are offering Goosenecks for sale and you can visit their website to get more details.