Health and Care

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This list is not an endorsement of any one business or person, it is just a compiled list of the area horse health and care providers. If you want recommendations, we suggest you join the group on Facebook to ask for opinions.

Chiropractic

  • Covered Bridge Equine: Chiropractic and Acupuncture – 706.769.4749
  • Holly Breaux, DVM – Chiropractic (let us know if you have her contact info!)
  • Stan Brown, DVM: Chiropractic – 706.678.5611

Convalescent and Rehabilitative Care

End of Life Support

  • Fullness of Time  – “Fullness of Time, LLC partners with horse owners and veterinarians to provide compassionate end-of-life consultation, support, and care. We are there through all phases of the horse’s final months, weeks, days, and moments. We also provide aftercare support for horse and human. Owner David Shuey is a Registered Vet Tech and Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Technician: 303-875-7866rotate88@mac.com.

Farriers

  • Adam Stevens: (let us know if you have his contact info!)
  • Brian Beasley, DVM: UGA Vet Teaching Hospital: 706.542. 3223
  • Freddie Garcia: 770-207-4942; freddie@nmshoeing.com
  • James Ledford: 706-338-7414; Ledford4@aol.com
  • Larry Hix: barshoehlivestock@yahoo.com; 706.783.3219
  • Sara Hathaway: 404-368-8514; www.4hooveshoofcare.com – Natural Barefoot Farrier
  • Steve Schmidt: 706-654-7191; Steveshoes2@gmail.com
  • Travis Stratton: 706.340.6174
  • Wayne Nunn: (706) 340-1981; farrierwayne@gmail.com

Massage

  • Crosswinds Equine Massage Therapy – Tiffany Mize, certified equine sports massage therapist. 706-818-3149; crosswindsequinemassage@gmail.com; Facebook @CrosswindsEquineMassage

Veterinarians