Michael Neville (Spook)

Michael “Spook” Neville, is one of Australia’s most respected farriers.

Spook learnt his trade from his father Billy, who ran a team of around 10 farriers servicing the majority of Hunter Valley thoroughbred stud farms in the 80’s & 90’s. Billy Neville is still the only farrier in the thoroughbred Hall of Fame in Lexington Kentucky.

Michael’s accomplished skills are essential in rearing, selling and racing a sound correct thoroughbred.

Spook has also been on the lecture trail, being invited to talk at variousĀ  events around the world, discussing his specialty in equine lameness, developmentĀ  and corrective procedures.

Spook has been the consulting farrier for many leading Equine Hospitals and has been with Edinglassie for 30 years.