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The Steading Livery and Training Centre - (Sorry all spaces full but please contact me if you wish to be added to the waitlist)

At the home of help4horses, The Steading Livery and Training Centre is a small yard between Dunfermline and Kinross.  With a high standard of care, excellent facilities, support and tuition as and when needed you can be sure your horse is in safe hands.

I offer 5 or 7 day full or part livery only offering:
  • Consistent, professional and routine 1:1 care - your horse is treated as an individual at all times
  • Winter hardstanding turnout - no more mud!
  • 23 acres split into well maintained paddocks (starvation paddock available)
  • 11 Large internal brick stables with mats and drinkers
  • 2 seperate 14 x 14 outdoor stables with access to all-weather turnout paddock used for training horses or horses requiring restricted turnout
  • Parking for trailers and lorries
  • Client room with kitchen facilities
  • New secure tack-room with individual lockersand sep storage space for rugs
  • Wonderful hacking in next-door Blairadam Forest
  • 50x25m floodlit outdoor arena (recently refurbished)
  • Separate 20m roundpen
  • Indoor arena coming soon.

      Part Livery includes all bedding, feed (not supplements), individual feed chart and nutritional assessment provided, hay or haylage, turnout OR bring in, hose legs if required, pick feet, change rugs.  All you need to do is muck / skip out and either bring in OR put out.  This service is really handy for people with a busy lifestyle but still have time to visit their horse every day.

Full-livery includes all of the above plus muck out and put out / bring in.  Horses are also held for vet / farrier etc.

Both services include a late night check and hay / water top-up as required.

Winter service: all horses are brought in pm and turned out during the day. 

Summer service: all horses are brought in during part of the day for a rest from the grass (and the flies!) and turned out over night.  Feed and hay supplied when in. Fatty paddocks available if required.  Horses can be kept in at night and out during the day if you prefer. 

Full livery horses can be brought in for clients arriving to ride etc.  For an extra cost, horses can be exercised for you.

      Limited numbers – quality not quantity important to guarantee happy horses! 


Retirement, Holiday or Convalescing livery:

  •       Due to the peaceful and settled atmosphere we can offer a secure and quiet place for your retired horse to live out their days,  help your horse recover from injury or give you piece of mind that while you are enjoying your holiday, your horse is enjoying theirs!  As well as Equissage sessions to help maintain health and well-being, I can provide Equine Touch sessions as well as groundwork to help keep an interest in life and/or to start to bring an injured horse back into work.


  •       I have a separate paddock with 2 stables for training horses.  I take horses in for remedial training orpre  backing/starting in a non-stressful manner. Starting a young horse correctly is possibly the most important stage in its life and it is therefore important that time and effort is taken. All horses are worked for several short sessions a day rather than in one big block.  This breaks down the learning for the horse and allows them to take things in gradually.  
    All horses are treated as individuals and after an assessment the owner will be advised of suggested training and estimated timescales.  Owners are advised to be as involved in the training as possible and if this is not possible a hand-over session will be arranged before the horse is handed back.  I also provide a report of daily training sessions carried out and work to be carried forward once the horse goes home - please remember that, as with all training, I am providing the horse and you with the necessary skills to proceed, it's up to you to continue using them


We currently hold regular training days / riding lessons with various trainers. 

Total Solution Saddles

Julie is now an agent for Solution Saddles.  Traditionally styled, patented treeless saddles designed and handcrafted in Derbyshire, England.  The number one treeless saddle range recommended and approved for all disciplines.

Fore more information please contact Julie or visit http://www.solution-saddles.co.uk

Equine Touch
Julie has completed the Stage 2 Equine Touch course and plans to continue working towards becoming a practitioner. 

This non-diagnostic bodywork enables and trains horses to rebalance their bodies and this can inspire remedial and therapeutic changes.

Equine Touch UK

Port Lewis Impression Pad
I have a “Port Lewis Impression Pad” available for hire.  This will give a pressure readout of your own saddle, with you riding after 30 mins, which could help pinpoint the physical causes of any troubles you might be having. This should not be used instead of a regular saddle check by a fully qualified Saddle Fitter, but it can be used to check that your saddle continues to fit properly throughout the year.



Liz Jones
Specialising in horses and dogs, Liz Jones uses McTimoney-Corley Animal Manipulation, Stretching and Equine Sports Massage as a gentle and effective way of restoring joint function and releasing muscle tension.


Perth Equine Transport - About P.E.T.
PET is the newest bloodstock transport company in Scotland. Number 1 for safety and comfort, “Your Horse is our customer”. We can transport Single and double loads in our new Renault Master 3.5T Barlow conversion and Shared and Multiple loads will be transported in our Ford Iveco 4 horse box.

PET provide Local, National and International transport with a Self hire option also available for those weekend shows or trips to the beach. Emergency vet trips and insurance breakdown recovery catered for. With 365/24/7 call out, we are there when you need us most

Perth Equine Transport

The Rug Master

We are here to supply you with a friendly, efficient and fully comprehensive service, with all washing and repairs carried out on our own premises. Having been horse owners ourselves for over twenty years, and currently competing in showing, dressage, show jumping and cross country, we understand how important it is to provide you with the high standard of quality and service you and your animals deserve and expect. No job is too big, and nothing is impossible.

The Rug Master

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