The needs of each animal are addressed on an individual basis and routines established accordingly.
Musk Creek Farm prides itself on hands on horse care, combined with a deep love and affection for the animal.
Broodmare agistment is available for long or short term boarders. Paddocks vary in sizes ranging from 20 acres to individual half acre lots with:
Horse specific fencing
Quality Rye / Clover pasture
We provide individual foaling attention, meeting each mares requirements. Mares are foaled down in individual grass yards, under floodlights with experienced professional staff.
24 hour monitoring is conducted throughout the foaling season.
Pre-season preparation is available for dry and maiden mares. Mares can be monitored through their cycle, rugged and stabled under lights.Giving them the best of opportunity for conception.
Walk Out Service
Musk Creek Farm walks mares out to all Victorian Stallions.
Foal handling begins from birth and continues through to weaning, which is undertaken in March.
All stock are handled from birth. Our weaning process includes daily handling, branding, DNA testing, microchipping, washing and rugging.
Tailored to the individual needs of each horse and the requirements of trainers:
Long and short term spelling available
Horse specific fencing; Quality Rye / Clover pasture
Musk Creek Farm have a proven & professional yearling program, tailored to the individual needs of each horse. The outstanding success of Musk Creek Farm's yearlings in the sale ring and on the racetrack is great testament to the program.
The program includes:
8 - 10 week preparation
Education to walk in hand
Preparation for general thoroughbred sales can be provided.
Veterinary services are provided by renowned Equine Vets Dr Kylie Tiller (BVSc MACVS) and Dr John Walker (BVSc). All are on call to the farm 24 hours per day, year round and offer the best in veterinary care.