Charges

A deposit of $385.00 is required on arrival of horse. All accounts to be settled in full prior to the horse leaving. (Charges p/w are subject to change at the discretion of Birdwood Horse Works).


These charges are for Pleasure and Performance horses including ex-Racehorses.


All horses are worked Monday to Friday and weekends off. Owners who work during the week can see their horses progress either week nights or Saturdays by "appointment only".


NOTE: "At any time" your horse is in or out of the round yard doing ground work or being ridden while you are observing, this is counted as your horse being worked


CHECK LIST BEFORE BRINGING YOUR HORSE FOR EDUCATION


In a healthy weight range -- to have sufficient body weight to be able to work and carry a rider


Be wormed within the previous 2 weeks


Have a rug marked with their name


Teeth and hooves - It is important for your horses teeth to be seen by a dentist or vet prior to breaking in, as accepting a bit can be uncomfortable if teeth are not in good order. Hooves should be recently trimmed or shod. These can be arranged if required and incur additional cost.


NOTE: if your horse is injured, sick or merely needs a rest during its stay, general resting agistment costs will occur.


Services
 Charges
Education to saddle
$385.00 p/w
Education or Re-education
$385.00 p/w
Horse handling - Groundwork
$385.00 p/w
Horse riding lessons - 45 min
 $70.00
Horsemanship Education - 45 min
 $70.00
Handling charges for Dentist / Farrier / Chiro
 $11.00 per visit
 Vet assistance 
 $1.00      per/min