Award-Winning Kriser's Natural Pet Gets Tails Wagging In Fort Collins On March 5

Kriser's brings its mission of helping pets live happier, healthier lives, naturally, to Northern Colorado with free nail trims, photos, treats and more!

Feb 16, 2016, 10:00 ET from Kriser's Natural Pet

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kriser's Natural Pet, a multi-unit retailer specializing in natural pet food, supplies and grooming, debuts in Fort Collins with a Grand Opening celebration on March 5th-6th, at 3531 S. College Ave. (at Horsetooth, across from Trader Joe's). This opening marks Kriser's first Northern Colorado expansion, coming off five successful openings in metro-Denver over the last three years.

Kriser's brings its trademark highly personal shopping experience and incredibly well-educated staff to Fort Collins, and invites pet parents to join its mission of helping pets live happier, healthier lives naturally, with a carefully curated selection of natural food, treats, toys, supplements, supplies and grooming services.

"Kriser's is ecstatic to throw open our doors to the Fort Collins pet community and help more pets live happier, healthier lives, naturally," said Brad Kriser, Founder & CEO. "We love being able to provide the tools and resources to support this natural lifestyle for furry family members. This location in such a vibrant, energetic area presents a great opportunity to become a trusted resource for pet parents in Northern Colorado."

With 34 stores nationwide, Kriser's is the only natural-focused pet retailer operating across multiple states. Kriser's has been recognized with multiple national honors for its excellence in the pet industry, most recently with the Best Overall Pet Retailer at the 2015 Global Pet Expo, as well as Denver A List honors more locally.

Kriser's will offer a number of activities and promotions throughout the Grand Opening weekend
(March 5th-6th):

  • Free pet ID tags
  • Free pet nail trimming (Saturday and Sunday from 11-4)
  • Free pet photography (Saturday from 11-4) with Fort Collins' own Silver Paws Studio
  • Free poop bag holders (Saturday), can lids (Sunday) and reusable shopping bags
  • In-store raffles for store and grooming gift certificates and merchandise
  • On Saturday, one of the first people in line when the store opens at 10 a.m. will win a $200 on-the-spot shopping spree.
  • Kriser's will donate a portion of pet food sales from Saturday to a local pet rescue.

Kriser's, often referred to by its customers as the "Whole Foods for pets," is a multi-unit pet retailer specializing in natural pet food, supplies and grooming. Founded by lifelong pet owner and healthy pet advocate Brad Kriser, the company has opened 34 locations in four states – Illinois (Chicagoland), Colorado (Denver), Southern California (LA and Orange Counties) and Texas (Houston & San Antonio) – based on a model of educating consumers and providing an unparalleled shopping experience in a clean and inviting store area. All products sold in Kriser's stores are carefully selected by Brad and his team, and endorsed as "Kriser's Approved" only after extensive review. In addition to carrying a large variety of natural food and treats brands, which have no corn, soy or by-products, Kriser's also offers grooming services and a wide selection of toys and supplies.

At the forefront of the natural segment of the flourishing pet industry, Kriser's has grown steadily with an unwavering commitment to pets. In addition to its 2014-2015 Retailer of the Year Award from Pet Product News International and finalist spot in Pet Age's Business of the Year Awards in the Natural Products category, Kriser's also received the Best Overall Multi-Unit Pet Retailer at the 2013 and 2015 Global Pet Expos. For more information, please visit


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