Horse Barn and Stable Fire Awareness

Credit: Thinkstock These articles contain tips on how to prevent barn fires and the common causes.

With more barn fires making the news, we wanted to remind all horse farm and stable owners and managers to be aware of the possibility of fire and offer you some fire prevention tips. has a two-part series on barn fire prevention that should be a must-read for everyone in the industry.

Preventing Barn Fires, Part 1

Preventing Barn Fires, Part 2

In these articles, Tony L. Cochrane, AIA, with the equine and animal architectural firm of Animal Arts, gives great information that might help your facility stay safe and avoid the common problems that can lead to barn or stable fires. Feel free to print out these articles and share them with your boarders, staff and horse-owning friends.


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