Blue Gum Farm's reputation is second to none for providing a premier standard of care for its horses. We take great pride in maintaining our own horses as well as those entrusted upon us from breeders Australia wide.
Our highly dedicated staff are professional and thorough in their attention to detail so that each and every horse at Blue Gum Farm thrives. In addition we are well supported by experts in their respective fields through world reknown Reproductive Veterinarain Dr Angus McKinnon and his team from the Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital, Spinal Veterinarian Dr Ian Bidstrup and professional farrier Dan Leech. These experts ensure your mares, spellers, yearlings, weanlings and foals have every need attended to.
With such dedicated staff and additional professional expertise Blue Gum Farm caters for a variety of services.
Agistment - seasonal or year round for all ages - mares, foals, weanlings, yearlings and spellers.
Breeding - the best possible veterinary attention combined with our very skilled staff (with too many years of experience to count between them!) to achieve sound pregnancies in your very well looked after broodmares. Choose from our own roster of stallions or take advantage of our Walk Out Breeding Service.
Walk Out Breeding Service - if you choose a stallion from another stud for your broodmare, we will employ exactly the same efforts to get her safely in foal as we do for broodmares visiting our own stallions.
Foaling Down - 24/7 care by trained foal watch persons is available to all broodmare owners
Weaning and Education - branding, vaccinations, DNA testing, microchipping, handling of foals, separation of foal from mother in a professional and hands on manner, education of the weaned foal.
Spelling - for your prized race horses from the rigours of racing, in particular city trained individuals who will appreciate the quiet surrounds of Blue Gum Farm.
Yearling Preparation and Professional Sale Presentation - 8 to10 weeks of individual preparation where no stone is left unturned to make sure we get the right result for you, the client. Pre sale on farm parades, inspections and promotions, first class care and presentation of your yearlings at the sale venue.
Mixed Sale Preparation and Professional Sale Presentation - professional preparation and presentation of your horses to achieve the best possible sale results.
Bloodstock Management - at Blue Gum we recognise that of primary importance to us is our clients success. As such we need to assist our clients in all aspects of Bloodstock Management so that their experience within the breeding industry is not only profitable, but hopefully lengthy and enjoyable.
Breeding Advice - we are very happy to provide advice from our own experience of 35 + years of thoroughbred breeding through pedigree analysis, etc or if preferred, through the use of recommended online breeding tools. The best way to make a decision is to talk about it. We can step you through the entire breeding/foaling/weaning/yearling process if you are new to the industry so that you are confident that your investment in horses has the best opportunity to succeed through sound decision making.