Natural Partners LLC has a full board opening February 1st in Chesapeake, VA. Pictures and info Natural Partners, LLC
Full board includes hay, quality feed, rotational deworming, access to locked private tack closet, round pen use, playground use that includes bridge, car wash, mailbox and various other play toys, riding arena and trails around crop land behind barn.
Location: Chesapeake close to Virginia Beach conveniently located off Chesapeake Expressway.
Our fencing is three wood board with a hotwire strand along the top that gives you piece of mind that your horses aren't going to run through hot wire and get hurt.
We offer 12x12 stalls with mats, wood shavings, heated buckets, free choice mineral salt and individual fans.
Horses are feed with hay nets in the stalls to extending grazing time and reduce waste. They are also fed high quality grain in their stalls twice daily so there is no competition and to insure that any medication or supplements are only eaten by your partner.
Outside hay is in a covered feeder. Horses are turned out during the day during the winter months or during the overnight during the summer months.
We take great care in our pastures. Pastures are rotated, sprayed for weeds, fertilized, aerated and harrowed as necessary.
We use also use fly eliminators during the warm months.
We are a short haul to NWR park that has a riding ring and trails. We can provide you with contact information for local trail riding groups. We are also a short distance to several show facilities that host weekend horse shows.
The arena is crushed bluestone base with sand on top. It is regularly worked with an arena rake to provide comfortable footing to work your partner.
No additional fees for giving supplements, blanketing or masks that are provided by owner.
We have working relationships with local veterinarians, farriers, equine massage therapists, equine chiropractors and other equine professionals. Family (children) and natural horsemanship friendly.
If you choose to use the same veterinarian as the barn, there is a farm call discount if your horse has semi-annual checkups at the same time.
Horse must be herd friendly, no vices (bad habits) of chewing on wood, etc.
Barn manager has a degree in Animal Science and Equine Science, Master Equine Manager Certification, and Technical Large Animal Rescue training.
Feel free to ask any additional questions you may have.
Full board only. No co-op or pasture board situations available. Due to liability issues and insurance we are unable to exchange board for work.
Full board rate is $475.