Head for the Hills VHS

Box 399
Redvers, SK S0C 2H0

(306)452-3558

headforthehillsvhs.com


Dr. R. Clarke Hill:

Education & Memberships:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (Western College of Veterinary Medicine - 1996)
  • Bachelor of Science Degree (University of Saskatchewan)
  • Veterinary Information Network
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
  • Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association
  • Manitoba Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. R. Clarke Hill grew up in a family that raised Irish Setters and almost every childhood picture has him with his special family pets. Being raised in the hills near Moose Jaw provided him with a passion for wildlife.  He enjoys working with species such as elk and bison.

Dr. R. Clarke Hill has always enjoyed doing surgeries and has a special interest in orthopedic surgery including cruciate surgery.  On the large animal side, Dr. Clarke Hill is renowned for his skill at freezing bull semen A.I. straws for on farm use.

      
 

 

 

 

Dr. Christine Ewert Hill:
 

Education & Memberships:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (Western College of Veterinary Medicine - 1998)
  • Veterinary Information Network
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
  • Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association
  • Manitoba Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Christine Ewert Hill grew up on a mixed farm in Southeast Saskatchewan, where her family raised purebred Quarter Horses and ran a training facility.  They also raised cattle and Australian Shepherds, milked goats, and exposed Dr. Ewert Hill to numerous species.  She enjoys the medical aspect of veterinary practice regardless of the species.

In her spare time, Dr. Christine Ewert Hill enjoys barrel racing and trail riding with her kids.

Dr. Christine Ewert Hill believes that the veterinary profession plays a huge role in end of life care for pets, and was responsible for bringing cremation services to Head for the Hills.  We can provide individual and mass cremation as well as urns, photoboxes, memory lockets, etc..   

 


    

 

 

 Rafael

Dr. Rafael Pineda:

Education & Memberships:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (University Of Environmental Sciences (U.D.C.A. Bogota, Colombia 2000) 
  • Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
  • Veterinary Information Network

Dr. Rafael Pineda practiced small animal medicine in several clinics in the city of Bogota for 7 years, he then received the opportunity to move to Canada with his partner Karen. Dr. Pineda grew up in the city of Bogota, Colombia with a family of teachers. His Grandma Bertha started private elementary school back in the early seventies. The family has been surrounded by dogs all their lives and because of this he had heightened interest in animal welfare which then grew to passion for Veterinary Medicine. Now he likes working with both large and small animals. 

With prevalence, dedication and support from his family here in Canada and Colombia, Dr. Pineda has received his full license to practice Veterinary Medicine in Canada. He is very excited to be able to have the mentorship of Dr. Christine Ewert Hill and Dr. Clarke Hill at Head for the Hills Veterinary Health Services. In is free time Dr. Pineda likes to spend time with his family which includes his partner Karen and their daughter Kamilah. He also enjoys music and exercising is his spare time.