Welcome to Westland Farrier Services, INC

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About Westland Farrier Services,INC

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Westland Farrier Services is owned and operated by Jamie Westland Wandell.  Jamie has been a practicing farrier since 2000.  ​She  first began her path apprenticing under her father and later a few  other farriers. She attended Heartland Farrier School for advanced  Blacksmithing.  At the same time she attended college, first community  college then Northern Illinois university where she studies psychology  and sociology.  However her true passion is horses so she has dedicated  her life to being a farrier.

     Jamie has spent countless hours education herself on the different types  of corrective shoeing and she communicates well with veterinarians

About Jamie Westland Wandell the person

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 Jamie has spent her entire life surrounded by  horses.  She has been a dedicated farrier since 2000, working in northern Illinois. Jamie is a third generation farrier, who believes in continued education.  Her dedication to her trade has been acknowledged most recently by the daily Herald, January 2016 and the American Farrier Journal the same month.                                 

     At the present time her horse/best friend is named Mae. Mae and  Jamie mostly enjoy early morning arena work at home and trail rides on  the weekends with the occasional Hunter Pace.  They also enjoy Taking  lesson together and improving their growing friendship. 

    articles :

http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160102/news/160109865/

http://www.americanfarriers.com/articles/8012-illinois-farrier-encourages-continuing-education


The benefit of a Farrier that rides

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Many people are unaware of the benefit of  having a farrier that also loves to ride.  Farriers that ride understand  the feel of the movement of the horse and can better understand what a  client is trying to explain.

Here is another link to better explain those benefits:

http://horselistening.com/2012/01/08/little-known-qualities-of-great-farriers/

Pricing

We offer a wide variety of services and have not included them all in this list, if there is something you are wondering about please feel free to contact us.  pricing is subject to change at any time.

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We offer a wide variety of services and have not included them all in this list, if there is something you are wondering about please feel free to contact us.  pricing is subject to change at any time.


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Trims $65
Four steel shoes w/trim $170

Front shoes w/trim $115

Aluminum shoes an extra $25

Pads an extra $25

Rim pads or any specislty pads an extra $30

pour in pads an extra $30

Drill and tap $10 a hole

we also offer cheaper traction options and many different types of specialty shoeing  please contact us for other and current prices. large breed horses cost extra.

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Our Work Area

We are based out of Marengo, IL, In McHenry County. Our business operates in what is ruffly an hour driving radius. If you are not sure that your horse is with in our area feel free to ask there is a good chance you are closer than you think.

Westland Farrier Services, INC

Marengo, Illinois, United States

(224) 659-2139

Hours

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5:30pm

Saturday, Sunday: No availability