Years of searching landed us at Hudson Chapel Farm, where we have been offered the amazing opportunity to offer boarding to a select few boarders or medical boarders. This unique opportunity allows us to offer the same amenities that the Hudson Chapel Farm has to offer, plus higher tailored care for your equine(s). Your horse(s) will be cared for in the manner that we care for our own horse(s). Whether you are there all day every day, check in on weekends, or rely on your barn manager to care for your horse(s), rest assured the quality of care offered through Friendship Fields at Hudson Chapel Farm is truly top notch.
Full Board includes daily turnout in small groups day or night depending on the season and weather, In bad weather, covered round pen is available for turnout, longing, or light riding. Hand walking available if weather is too bad for turnout for greater than 24 hours. Stalls are matted, and cleaned at least daily. Water buckets in stalls and the pasture are dumped daily or refreshed, with buckets cleaned as needed. High quality hay is offered in stalls, it is important that the horses have the ability to graze throughout the day and night, therefore hay is offered as needed depending on how much your horse requires. Dry and minimal grass lots available if needed or are rotated through and hay is offered in dry lots. Access to large arena with show-jumping type jumps and brilliant lights for year-round riding, hot/cold water washstall, tack room with area for saddle and small trunk, lounge with refrigerator/freezer. There is a security system at the barn, and keycode front gate so you know your treasured companion is safe. The surrounding land is grassy and perfect to hack out or work on hills for conditioning!
With a background in veterinary medicine, our goal is to offer care that is medically appropriate for horses best health. Hooves are picked out daily, detangler applied to mane/tails, basic grooming to remove any dirt or mud is done daily and before putting on blankets or flysheets. Proper veterinary and farrier care is required.
Medical boarding is offered if your horse has a wound that required bandage changes, wound care such as cleaning, debriding, applying topical medications, stall rest and hand walking or grazing, foal watching, orphan foal care, oral or injectable medications, etc.
Training and lessons are available on a limited basis, as well as on property full/ partial lease of horse(s). Please inquire for more information! This is an adult/ young adult atmosphere. High school age and older please.