Optional Horse Care Services

Masconette Farm offers a variety of optional services to allow boarders to optimize their horse's care; such services range from blanketing, fly mask application, supplements, dewormer and holding for farrier or veterinarian and limited sick care, including medication administration, bandage changes, poltice, standing leg wraps for those who cannot attend to their horse's needs themselves.
  • schooling the green horseShort-term horse stabling for layups
  • Horse sports injury rehabilitation
  • Broodmare and weanling care
  • Breaking yearling to harness
  • Green horse schooling
We provide the perfect place to work and care for your horses. Our goal is teach and learn from each other and make a better world for our horses and boarders. Boarders have the opportunity for private lessons and/or hands on training sessions such as:
  • learn to groom, saddle up and ride
  • learn to harness and carriage drive
  • improve your horsemanship skills
  • expand knowledge and experience

Specialty services:

Standardbred and Thoroughbred horse training, broodmare and foal care, layover accommodations, green horse schooling, yearling training and sports injury rehabilitation.

FOR MORE INFO CONTACT JOHN AT 413-552-8797

    

carriage horse driving        learn to ride

learn to drive
Carriage horse suitability evaluation and driving skills enhancement.

Veterinarians and Farriers

While every boarder is welcome to utilize their own professionals, Masconette Farm has a list of highly recommended veterinarians and farriers (blacksmith, journeyman).

Farrier/Blacksmith

Scott Trainor Farrier Service
444 A North Main St. # 135
East Longmeadow, MA 01028
Phone: (413) 530-7787

Scott has provided 25 years of quality, reliable service, specializing in shoeing horses for soundness and performance. All work is done with the utmost respect for the horse and owner. Special cases which require more frequent farrier care and rehabilitation is provided on site. Limited truck in appointments are available also. 

      

Veterinarians

Salmon Brook  Veterinary Hospital
136 Salmon Brook Street
Granby, CT 06035
Phone: (860) 653-7238

Stewart Equine Clinic, LLC       
240 Palisado Ave
Windsor, CT  06095
Phone: (860) 683-2386