Model 8271 Trailers

8271 Livestock Trailer

Featherlite’s Model 8271 gooseneck stock trailer features an expanded carrying capacity, similar to that of its semi stock trailers, yet has the exceptional maneuverability of a gooseneck. Length options of 32′ to 40′ are available. Its capacity for larger payloads can save farmers time and money. This ground loader, with an all-aluminum subframe, is equipped with triple axles, an internal rear ramp behind the axles and two center gates with sliders.

  • Lengths of 32', 36' and 40'

  • Width of 8'

  • Aluminum floor

  • Triple 8K axles

Specs & Features

Model 8271
Hitch Type Gooseneck
Trailer Width 8′ 0″
Trailer Length 32′, 36′ or 40′
Inside Height 6′ 6″
Air Spacing Two top air spaces
Floor Skid resistant extruded aluminum floor
Axles Three rubber torsion axles (8000#) with electric brakes; E-Z Lube axles standard
Center Gate Two center gates with sliders
Escape Doors Curbside
Rear Doors Full swing rear gate with roll up door, center camlock and “Western” package
Dressing Room None
Tire/Rim 16″ 8-hole silver modular wheels with LT235/85R16 Load Range G Goodyear tires (Qty: 6)
Coupler 2 5/16″ adjustable 25K gooseneck coupler; Dual single speed landing gear
Exterior Natural aluminum exterior sheets
Exterior Lighting LED clearance lights (Qty: 16) & four wraparound LED stop/turn lights
Interior Lighting Four dome lights (with switch under gooseneck)
Other Spare tire carrier; Rubber dock bumper; Treadplate on gooseneck floor; Mud flaps; One drop partition with 33″ partial wall build-out; 2/3 swing drop gate; Internal rear ramp behind axles
Weight For the weight of this particular model, please download and reference Trailer Weight Index for stock trailers.
Warranty 10-year limited structural warranty; 3-year hitch-to-bumper warranty. Transferable warranty** available on qualified trailers. See warranty page or dealer for more info.


Select options shown. See dealer for more options.

  • Exterior Colors

    • Black

    • Burgundy

    • Champagne

    • Charcoal

    • Red

    • Silver

  • Popular Options

    • Aluminum Wheels

      Stylish aluminum wheels are optional on your stock trailer. Color choices include black or silver.

    • Axle & Tire Upgrades

      Various axle and tire upgrades are available on your stock trailer.

    • Center Gate Options

      Various center gate options are available including the adjustable center gate on rollers with slider and slam latch, allowing you to change the sizes of your pens or compartments. Other popular options are center gate with slider and Step Safe center gates.

    • Chrome Grab Handle

      A convenient chrome grab handle can be added for easier access inside your trailer and for checking on livestock.

    • Easy Care Flooring

      Easy Care Flooring offers trailer owners a porous surface that allows fluids to flow through. This option eliminates the need for bedding or cleaning under mats. It’s ¾” thick for ultimate comfort for the safety of horses and livestock.

    • LED Load Light

      To provide extra light and visibility at night during loading and unloading, an optional LED load light is available. Multiple options.

    • Plexiglas

      Enclose the air spaces of your stock trailer with Plexiglas.

    • Step

      A convenient step can be added for easier access inside your trailer and for checking on livestock. A grab handle is also optional.

    • Trailer Graphics

      Graphics help create a striking exterior to your trailer. Three design options in 4 different colors are available. See the options here.

Floor Plans

Popular Floor Plans Shown

  • Model 8271 Stock Trailer (32′)

    Model 8271 Stock Trailer (32')

  • Model 8271 Stock Trailer (36′)

    Model 8271 Stock Trailer (36')

  • Model 8271 Stock Trailer (40′)

    Model 8271 Stock Trailer (40')

Featherlite reserves the right to change or alter these specifications without notice. Dimensions shown are approximate and may vary. Standard features vary by model. Some trailers shown with optional equipment. See a Featherlite dealer for most up-to-date specifications and options.