Richard Vile MRCVS established the Whitchurch Equine Veterinary Practice over ten years ago, to provide a complete equine veterinary service to the local horse and pony population, delivering modern diagnostics such as Digital X Ray and Ultrasonography to the stable. 

Richard is the sole veterinary surgeon and still enthuses about all aspects of preventative health such as Vaccination and Worming programmes and Dental examinations. 

Which allows..

  • a continuity of care for your horse or pony is possible

  • to allow a long term relationship to be built between your horse or pony and their vet.

  • and to allow a long term understanding between vet and client regarding their animals welfare.


The fully mobile practice van contains: Digital Radiography, Ultrasound machine, Dental Drill, Full set Dental probes and Dental forceps for extractions, Motorised Dental Pump, Ultrasound Machine with three probes, Hoof examination Kit, Emergency Fluids, Stomach tube and pump, Bandages (lots), Medicines, Computerised Records system, Head Stand for Dentistry, AI and Reproduction equipment, Ophthalmoscope, Small dog, my lunch, Hockey stick (seasonal), Fridge for vaccines, Worm kits…..