At Stud in 2014 - Heritage Stock Horse Stallion
Meluca Stud Marksman (Mate)
Comara Harlequin (AUS) - HSH

Haydon Derringer - HSH
Andrew Bowe is a career master farrier who specialises in the barefoot rehabilitation of horses that are suffering chronic lameness. His business is situated in Victoria, Australia.
Mayfield is Australia's first barefoot rehabititation centre. Our aim is to bring chronically lame horses back to soundness by returning the physiologically correct form and function to their feet.  We have a very good success rate with such problems as navicular syndrome, laminitis, hoof cracks, ringbone and other degenerative conditions.
Maintenance Trimming Workshops

Maintenance trimming provides the ultimate in hoofcare for your horse.
You can learn this simple
but effective skill at one
of our popular workshops.


We now sell a range of quality hoof trimming tools and accessories; chosen and thoroughly road tested to ensure their suitability for barefoot trimming. We also have a range of kits with great discounts. Our Maintenance Trimming DVD is a valuable resource for revision.
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Summer Newsletter out now!

This new book by Andrew & Nicky Bowe, will change the way you think about laminitis
This 220 page book shows how a fundamental shift in the way laminitic hooves are managed can possibly rectify even the most serious cases; a shift away from traditional treatment with corrective shoeing to 'barefoot' rehabilitation.

Mayfield Bare-Hoof-Care Centre
We have a busy place with a lot to offer

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 Andrew and Nicky Bowe
 03 5773 4306
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You can now purchase a digital version of The Pony That Did Not Die from Follow this link and type the book title into the search box to read on tablet, Kindle or phone anywhere, anytime.

A comprehensive, step by step
action plan to combat laminitic
episodes is included and supported
by actual case studies that show
how to solve a broad range of laminitic
scenarios. $80/copy.
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