Canterbury horses after treatment by equine vets

Equine vets in Canterbury who truly care

At Premier Equine Vets, incorporating Dr C G Murfitt & Associates, we are the Equine vets you can rely on! Premier Equine Vets provides specialised equine veterinary care and offers a 100% ambulatory practice. We provide high quality vet services to horses and ponies throughout the Christchurch and Canterbury region. We'll travel to almost anywhere in Canterbury to provide top level health care for your horse. A good proportion of our clientele are big racing stables, but we also see many riding schools. We service:
  • Sport horses
  • Riding school horses and ponies
  • Farm or pet horses and ponies
  • Trotters
  • Gallopers
Dr Corin Murfitt and his highly experienced and dedicated team of equine veterinary specialists are happy to assist you with any horse related queries. Premier Equine Vets does offer full after-hours coverage for emergencies and is flexible to adjust around our clients' needs, so we are available on-call 7 days.

About us

Who are we?

We are a specialized equine ambulatory veterinary service based in Christchurch

What do we do?  

Our practice travels to private farms, riding schools, and training stables throughout the Canterbury region to provide horses with top level equine care

What type of horses DO we work with?

Any! We strive to provide the same attention to every equine patient

Why are we different from other practices?  

We are an honest and professional team of veterinarians. Whatever the situation, you can count on us to provide you with treatment options that best suit you and your horse. Combining innovation and experience, your horse will receive the very best care

Standard (non-urgent) Veterinary Hours:

Monday - Friday:                          8:00am – 5:00pm


We strive to provide the same excellence of care and attention to any type of equine patient, from a top athlete to a 30 year old family pet. For Equine vets you can trust, contact Premier Equine Vets. We offer all aspects of equine health care and certified integrated therapies, including:
  • Chiropractic
  • Acupuncture
  • Preventative medicine
  • Digital radiography
  • Endoscopy
  • Electrocardiography
  • Internal medicine
  • Lameness diagnosis
  • Reproductive services
  • Ultrasound
  • Advanced dental care with our motorised dental floats
  • Herd health
And many more veterinary equine services.

Premier Equine Vets Contact Details

Unit 3, 243 Blenheim Rd
Christchurch 8041
Office: 03 348 2895
Mobile: 021 345 804
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