Skip to Main Content

Pet Care Tips

In our blog, we share tips and advice from our Gillette veterinary team to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

Book Appointment

Tetanus in Horses

Tetanus in Horses

Having horses and watching them explore their environment can be therapeutic. Unfortunately, sometimes they can acquire injuries that could cause further complications or conditions even if minor. Our Gillette vets share some information about tetanus in horses, what the symptoms are and how it can be treated and prevented.

Read more

Bot Flies in Horses - Symptoms & Prevention

Bot Flies in Horses - Symptoms & Prevention

Being out in the elements, there are many pests that may affect your horse. One of the pests we commonly see is bot flies. Our Gillette vets share some information about the symptoms of bot flies in horses and what you can do you prevent this parasite from infesting your horse.

Read more

Horse Deworming Schedule & Medicines

Horse Deworming Schedule & Medicines

Parasites are a risk for all animals and the horse is no exception. Deworming your horse is a crucial step to maintaining their health. In this post, our Gillette vets will discuss deworming horses, when to do it, and methods to minimize worm infection in your horses.

Read more

Should I Get My Dog Vaccinated; Why Do It & When to Do It

Should I Get My Dog Vaccinated; Why Do It & When to Do It

Annual vaccinations from our Gillette vets are typically far less painful for your dog than the diseases these vaccines protect against. Below we share reasons why you should have your dog vaccinated and provide you with a handy schedule for your dog's shots.

Read more

What Vaccines Does Your Horse Need

What Vaccines Does Your Horse Need

Infectious diseases are a major issue that can result in pain and death for horses. Vaccinations are one of the most significant tools we have for reducing diseases in horses. Today, our Gillette vets discuss important horse vaccines and horse vaccination schedules.

Read more

Surgery in Dogs: Everything You Need to Know

Surgery in Dogs: Everything You Need to Know

At Red Hills Veterinary Hospital our vets understand that hearing that your dog needs surgery is not a happy occasion, but rest assured that we only recommend surgery when it's in your dog's best interest. Today, our Gillette vets discuss common dog surgeries, how to prepare your dog for surgery, and dog surgery after-care.

Read more

Finding the Right Vet for Your Cat or Dog

Finding the Right Vet for Your Cat or Dog

Looking for a vet that can provide the care your cat or dog needs and deserves. Where to start? Our Gillette vets offer some insight on factors you may want to consider.

Read more

Routine Vet Exams - Why Are Regular Veterinary Checkups Important?

Routine Vet Exams - Why Are Regular Veterinary Checkups Important?

During routine exams, your vet will check for early symptoms of illness, internal damage, and other serious conditions that should be addressed. Our vets in Gillette explain why regular veterinary checkups are essential for the health and longevity of your pet.

Read more

6 Benefits of Pet Wellness Plans

6 Benefits of Pet Wellness Plans

Are you wondering what wellness plans are and how they will help your pet? Today, our Gillette vets share some of the benefits of wellness plans for your beloved canine companion or feline friend.

Read more

Why does my horse need a dental exam?

Why does my horse need a dental exam?

Taking care of your horse's mouth is an important factor for their overall health, happiness, and performance. Today our Gillette vets explain why it's important to get your horse's teeth looked at and the common dental problems that can arise.

Read more

Page 1 of 2

New Patients Welcome

Red Hills Veterinary Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Gillette companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

Contact Us

(307) 696-2525 Contact