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Litchfield County  •  Hartford County  •  Tolland County  •  Massachusetts

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Welcome to GPE-North! The Grand Prix Equine - North Division serves the horses of Litchfield, Hartford, and Tolland counties of Connecticut as well as parts of Massachusetts. In 2020, Werner Equine merged with Grand Prix Equine and welcomed Dr. Caitlin Rothacker to the team. Read more about Dr. Werner & Dr. Rothacker on the Team page. Grand Prix Equine's staff provides veterinary care and administrative support for previous Werner Equine clientele.

For all of us at Grand Prix Equine, your horse is the top priority, whether an athletic show horse or a best friend.  

To set up an appointment with the GPE-North Division, call at (203) 733-0789 ext 6. The billing address remains P.O. Box 37, Hawleyville, CT 06440.

A message from Werner Equine:


We are pleased to announce that Werner Equine has merged with Grand Prix Equine to continue to provide exceptional care for your horses.


The doctors and staff at Grand Prix Equine have been close friends of ours for years. One of the few remaining non-corporate owned, equine-only practices in our region – GPE shares our values and goals about providing excellent patient care and client service. From the performance horse to a best friend, Grand Prix Equine wants the best of care and continuity for your horse during this transition.


Dr. Werner will work as a consulting doctor with the experienced veterinary Grand Prix team that includes Dr. Caitlin Rothacker, Dr. Mark Baus, Dr. Johanna Kremberg, and Dr. Luvie Abell. He will work most directly with Dr. Rothacker and technician, Melissa Finn, during the transition period and be available after the transition as a regular consultant within the practice. Dr. Rothacker lives conveniently in Granby, CT. All medical records are available to the staff at Grand Prix Equine and they are available for equine emergencies 24/7/365.


To reach Dr. Werner at Grand Prix Equine you can email him at or call Tori at 203-733-0789, ext. 6. 


We are truly grateful for the trust you have placed in us over the years to care for your horses. You have become good friends and our connections with you and the opportunity to know your horses has enriched our lives.


We have full confidence in the doctors at Grand Prix Equine and look forward to continuing our friendship with you.

With our sincere thanks and warm regards,


Harry and Susan Werner

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