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Paula D. Monte, DVM, CVA


Paula D. Monte, DVM, CVA


Dr. Monte is the principal veterinarian of Litchfield Equine Wellness and horses have been a mainstay in her life since she was a little girl.  She is originally from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, where she grew up showing in the Hunters and Equitation, from Vermont to Wellington.

Dr. Monte graduated from Virginia Tech in 2001 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science, where she also competed on the intercollegiate equestrian team.  She then received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  Following graduation from vet school in 2005, she accepted an internship at Fairfield Equine Associates with a primary interest in sport horse medicine.

Upon completion of her internship, she practiced as an ambulatory equine veterinarian for 5 years.  In 2011, she completed the chiropractic course at Options for Animals and became certified with the International Veterinary Chiropractic Association.  Simultaneously, Dr. Monte completed the acupuncture course at the Chi Institute in Reddick, Florida and was awarded her Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist designation.  In 2012, Dr. Monte completed two Veterinary Chinese Herbal Medicine courses through The College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies.

Professional memberships include:

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Equine Practioners
  • Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association
  • International Veterinary Chiropractic Association
  • American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture
  • American Association of Traditional Veterinary Medicine
  • International Veterinary Acupuncture Society

In her spare time, Dr. Monte enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, and their dogs, Cinder and Carter.  She hopes to have an Amateur/Owner Hunter in the near future.

For more information, please contact us:
E-mail: drpaula at litchfieldequine dot com
Phone: (860) 946-0160

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PO BOX 1997, Mashpee, MA 02649
Phone: (860) 946-0160
Email: drpaula at litchfieldequine dot com