Our Doctors


Katie L. Huffman, DVM
Owner of Little Hawk Equine, LLC

KATIE L. HUFFMAN, DVM was born and raised in Goochland, Virginia. She received her bachelor in animal science from Virginia Tech in 2013. Her doctorate of veterinary medicine was completed in 2017 at the Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation, Katie began working for Thomas J. Newton, DVM at Little Hawk Farm in June, 2017, first in an intern role and then an associate.  She took the practice over in September, 2019 renaming it Little Hawk Equine, LLC. She hopes to continue Tom’s reputation of excellent general medicine, as well as offering a range of breeding and foaling services.


Katie currently lives in Goochland with her family and three dogs, Daisy, Finley, and Stella. She enjoys all forms of outdoor activities, as well as completing jigsaw puzzles and reading books.


Thomas J. Newton, DVM

THOMAS J. NEWTON, DVM has been providing a full range of equine veterinary care to the Richmond area since 1982. The facility at Little Hawk Farm has been the perfect setting to emphasize his love for equine reproductive services, including breeding, foaling and weaning.  Tom is also trained in providing services such as collection and shipping of semen, freezing semen and the collection and transfer of embryos. While Tom has developed a considerable reputation for equine reproduction, he also continues to provide a full range of ambulatory equine services on and off the farm.