Claddagh Farm

Claddagh Farm is pleased to offer Complete Care Retirement Board.  Retire your special horse with us and have confidence in their daily care and routine. Owner and Manager live on the property and have a combined 50+ years of senior horse care experience. We love senior horses and care for them just as we would want to be cared for if we were horses! Please call 540-812-2778 for details or to schedule an appointment.

  • Pictures/video taken upon arrival and e-mailed to owner
  • Regular updates including pictures/video
  • 12-24 hour turn out depending on conditions
  • 12' x 12' matted stalls
  • Careful transitioning of horses with limited turn out experience
  • Free choice grass and/or hay
  • Customized grain feeding program including feeding 2x/day; we soak feed for horses with dental challenges.
  • Water troughs and buckets cleaned 1-2x weekly
  • Fly spray and fly masks as needed are provided by Claddagh Farm
  • Blanketing (blankets provided by owner)
  • Blanket cleaning/repair arrangements including delivery and pick up by Claddagh Farm (blanket cleaning and repairs paid by owner)
  • Light daily medicating and feeding of supplements (medications and supplements provided by owner)
  • Annual Fecal analysis and Targeted deworming including product
  • Annual dental float (additional appointments or work paid by owner)
  • Hooves trimmed six times per year, shoeing available at owner's expense
  • Annual vaccinations-costs paid by Claddagh Farm; horses must be boarded for a minimum of six months to receive vaccinations as part of the board fee (rabies/PHF, tetanus, WNV, rhino/flu, east/west encephalitis, lyme, botulism)
  • All holding fees for vet/farrier/dentist including scheduling and  excellent horse health record keeping.
  • Sheath cleaning
  • Summer clipping for horses with Cushing's Syndrome
  • Grooming
  • Mane pulling
  • All arrangements for massage, acupuncture and chiropractics (treatment paid by owner)

Does your horse require services not listed?  Just ask us, we strive to make your horse's golden years as comfortable and carefree as possible.
Claddagh Farm has a decades long relationship with our veterinarian, Haymarket Veterinary Service based in Haymarket, VA.  We are proud to offer their services to our clients and will assist in every way to provide the best on-site care available. We will honor your horse by providing end of life assistance and arrangements when the time comes. We offer each owner cost effective options for their specific circumstance whether they request cremation, burial or removal. Fee schedule subject to change.
Claddagh Farm, 5170 Jeffersonton Road, Jeffersonton, VA 22724 540-812-2778