Specifications include, but are not limited to: Horse Care
Sufficient fresh quality feed of a type and amount consistent with the dietary requirements and age of the horse is offered:
grain 2x/day fed in morning and late afternoon/early evening & quality hay 3x/day.
clean water available 24 hours.
water buckets and turn out tubs are kept clean and water is fresh daily, and ice free.
Veterinary, equine dentist, farrier, and other services to be provided by the DCR Mounted Unit.
access for all
conducted only by the DCR contracted vendors.
Veterinary Service Program:
DCR contracted veterinarian farm visits, as scheduled/needed
Emergency farm calls, requested by the DCR Mounted Unit, after contact by stable staff
vaccination 2 - 4x/year (EEE, eastern/western, Flu/Rhino, Potomac, WNV, rabies and strangles),
Coggins tested 1x/year
Equine Dentistry Program.