Nicole is a Certified Veterinary Technician. She grew up on a ranch in Idaho and has loved and cared for many animals since she was a little girl. She graduated from The College of Southern Idaho with a degree in Veterinary Technology in 2006. She worked as an assistant all the way through high school and on into college before becoming certified and moving to Gillette. She loves working as part of a team to help people with their pets, assisting in surgery, performing dentals, and the new challenge that each and every day brings with our furry pets.
Angela was born in Idaho and spent most of her childhood there. She grew up with a passion for animals especially horses. After graduating high school, she went to work as a veterinary assistant in Oregon and Idaho. She moved to Gillette in 2009 and married Tim Pridgeon in 2012. They share their home with 2 toy Australian shepherds Dally and Bailey and 2 horses Harley and Monroe.
Ashley was born and raised in North Dakota. Growing up, Ashley had a love of all living creatures, from the cats and dogs her family had as pets, to the snakes and rats the school had in the science department of her school. In 2007 she moved with Josh, her then-boyfriend, to Gillette. They were married in 2009. Recently she has been working on improving her photography skills and has even entered a few competitions. In her spare time, she enjoys fishing, four wheeling, camping, shooting, and hunting with her husband. They share their home with their two dogs; Joey, a 7-year-old beagle, and Porter, a 4-year-old chocolate lab.
Cassie, a Wyoming native, originally grew up in Sheridan Wyoming. Her love of animals, large and small, developed at a very early age. Her uncle John Wilson owned and operated a mixed animal practice, where Cassie cultivated her ambition to work in the veterinary field. While growing up, Cassie was always very active in her community through her participation in the local FFA chapter and Rodeo teams. She graduated from Casper College with an Associate’s degree in Animal Science and Pre-Veterinary Studies. While attending Casper College, Cassie was an integral member of the Livestock Judging team, which placed nationally at a collegiate level. She currently is a veterinary assistant and enjoys every aspect of working with small animals and has a special interest in being a surgical technician. Cassie shares her home with her fiancé Tyler on the local family ranch, where on her days away from the clinic assists with everyday livestock needs. Cassie’s fur babies that await her at home include Baxter, Poncho, Willis and Turd Ferguson.
Kelsie was born and raised in Dayton, WY. She grew up on a ranch and has always had a deeply ingrained love/respect for animals. Kelsie started her college career at Gillette Community College, where she ran track and cross country for two years and graduated with an Associate’s degree in Sciences. She continued her educational journey at Black Hills State University and graduated with a Business degree. While at Black Hills Kelsie pursued her passion of horses at the Equine Center by training and educating students about equine husbandry. She coached 4-H students and provided lessons in English and Western riding. She ended her college career at the University of Wyoming, with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal & Veterinary Sciences. Kelsie has three furry children; Shiann, Gus Gus and her newest addition Kiara. In her spare time, she loves to ride horses, hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with friends and family. Kelsie is currently a technician/veterinary assistant who always has a welcoming smile on her face. She loves challenges and working with a wide variety of species including livestock, exotics, and small animals. Kelsie’s favorite part about her job is: working as a team, educating clients, assisting in surgeries, performing dentals, and treating every patient as if it were her own.
Robin was born in Kansas and spent her childhood there but spent most of her adult life in Idaho working in the mining industry and raising two great kids, her daughter Nicole, and son, Derek. In June of 2015, she moved to Gillette with her faithful canine companion Weenie, to be closer to her 4 grandchildren Levi, Lexi Gray, and Elise. She is enjoying being a closer part of their childhood. She also has a grandson in Minnesota.
Wendy was born in California but was raised in Arvada, WY. She attended high school in Clearmont, WY and then joined the military right after graduation. She served a tour overseas and then was based in Hawaii for 3 1/2 years. Wendy has been a veterinary technician for 13 years and has worked for clinics in Wisconsin, Colorado, and Wyoming. She has never gotten certified but aspires to someday earn the title of Certified Vet Tech. She is married and has 3 children, along with many four-legged children.
Skylar was born and raised right here in Gillette, WY. She enjoys spending time with her family and cuddling up on the couch with her fur babies. While most of Skylar’s free time consists of studying and doing homework for her veterinary technology degree, she loves to go on road trips and be out in the country. Skylar has wanted to work with animals of all sizes since she was a little girl, and she’s glad to have the opportunity to do just that at Red Hills Veterinary Hospital!
Born in Boise, Idaho Kylnn traveled the world serving 20 plus years in the United States Air Force. Upon retirement she pursued her passion for animals, studying at Brown Mackie College to earn her associate's degree. After working 5 years in both emergency medicine and general practice she joins the Red Hills Veterinary Hospital family. Kylynn and her husband, Chris, now call Gillette home. Together they raised four children: three sons currently serving in the United States military and a daughter attending Nursing school. In her off time, she enjoys being a grandma, and spending time with family and her three German Shorthaired Pointers CJ, Ridge, and Huck.
Tosha is a Certified Veterinary Technician from western South Dakota. She graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science with a pre-veterinary option. She then went on to further her education by getting an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology from Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington, WY. She is Fear Free Certified and loves to stay up on current advancements in veterinary education. She has worked with a variety of animals from exotics to wildlife to large and small animals. Tosha has always had a love for helping animals and has worked as a certified technician since 2017.
Jessi was born and raised in Buffalo, Wyoming. She has always had a love for animals, especially horses. Growing up, she was very active in 4-H, FFA, and rodeo. She received her Associates in Ag-business from Sheridan College and then transferred to Gillette College on a rodeo scholarship. Jessi and her husband, Beau, have two boys, Chase and Colby, and they spend most of their free time on the back of a horse.
Zoey Taucher (Stocker) was born and raised in Casper, WY. Growing up she was heavily involved with 4-H and FFA. She attended Casper College where she was a member of the livestock judging team. After finishing college, she headed to Laramie, WY, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Animal and Veterinary Science from the University of Wyoming. In her free time, she enjoys riding her horse and coaching the local FFA judging teams.
Lauren is our southern girl. She came to us from North Carolina. She worked at a small animal hospital in Cornelius, NC. She lives in Rozet with her husband, Justin, and three dogs, Ace, an Aussie/Lab, Winter, a Chocolate Lab, and Bow, a Heeler Mix. She loves working with animals and people. In her spare time, she loves to go exploring and going to the lake with her family.
Raise in Wyoming, Zoee is a 2019 Thunder Basin High School graduate, where she enjoyed participating as an officer in the Coal County FFA and is proud to still be an active alumna. In her spare time, Zoee enjoys hiking, fishing, riding horses, and spending time with her rescue dog and cats, and her family.
Adriana came to Wyoming from New Mexico where she was raised. Adriana completed her BS degree in Animal Sciences & Business from ENMU in 2013. In her spare time, she enjoys ranch work, spending time outdoors with her hound dog, Levi, and spends her winter days indoors with her 3-legged cat, Tres.
Kaylee is a dog mom of 2 to a pure-bread Golden Retriever and a “Heinz 57” rescue pup. She was born here in Gillette, Wyoming but since then, has moved a total of 8 times in her life. She is a Certified Nursing Assistant and will graduate in December 2020 with Associates of Health Science. She will graduate again in the Spring of 2022 to earn her Associate of Nursing degree and become a Registered Nurse. Although she has mostly worked in human healthcare, being at Red Hills Veterinary has allowed her to learn so much about veterinary medicine. In her free time, she loves to travel and even spent a whole month traveling through Europe. She loves the outdoors and exploring beautiful Wyoming!
Katrina was born and raised in Michigan and moved to Wyoming in 2008 with her husband and son. She had worked in the healthcare industry for just over a year before deciding she wanted to pursue a career within the animal side of care. She enjoys camping, shooting, anything outdoors and fitness related. However, spending time with her family and two 4-legged kiddos is, by far, her favorite thing to do.
Hannah was born and raised here in Gillette, WY. She previously worked in health care with Alzheimer’s and dementia patients, as well as in a hospital surgery department. Her love of animals began with a very special German shepherd named Jack, who had megaesophagus. With her care, he lived a year and a half after his diagnosis. She now has three German shepherds, Yenko, Nova and Cheva. Hannah learned to love drag racing and anything to do with motor sports by working on cars with her dad. She won many first-place awards, including a Wally, during her 13-year racing career at Sturgis Dragway. She loves riding her side-by-side on trails in the Black Hills and snowmobiling in the winter.
Jessica was born and raised in Gillette, WY. She spent many years as a stay home mother. She spends most of her time in the great outdoors with family and friends. Jessica has always loved animals, large and small, but most of all she has always loved helping others. She is married and has 3 children, 2 dogs, Delilah and Chompers, a cat, Smokey, and an extra-large pasture pet named Sandman.
A Gillette native, Kaitlyn always had a love for animals of all shapes and sizes since she was a little girl but has always had a soft spot for horses. She is currently finishing up the last year of her Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science and Industry from Kansas State University. She is a fur mom to a cute little Corgi pup, Bexley, and the perfect Chocolate Lab, Brew. In her free time, Kaitlyn loves to do anything outdoors from camping to kayaking to hiking. She also enjoys doing therapy with horses as she is a Certified Equine Massage Therapist (CEMT). She plans to go to chiropractic school and get her Masters in Massage for Equine. Kaitlyn loves expanding her knowledge and is always excited to learn more.
Teri was born and raised in Sheridan, Wyoming where her family has lived for many generations. Growing up, she spent most of her childhood in the mountain; fishing, hunting, or riding their wheelers. As she got older, she completed in quite a few off the road, hill climbing, and trail races with her four-wheelers while still in high school and for a year after. Teri graduated from Sheridan High School in 2009 and after taking a few years off, she went to Sheridan College to study Biology and Animal Science. She knew from an early age she wanted to work with animals and was lucky enough to work at her first veterinary hospital in Sheridan. In her free time, Teri loves to spend time with her fur kids, Fox, Grizzwald, Roshi and Armani, and her husband, Will. She also loves crafts, scrapbooking, going camping, riding four-wheelers, going hunting, and spending time with family and friends. She looks forward to continuing her career and education in the animal medical field.