Natural Pet Essentials, A Small, Locally-Owned Business, Opens Its Doors

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia (January 27, 2012) - Natural Pet Essentials, a new small business, opened in Charlottesville, VA, on January 24. Even with all the economic uncertainty, Natural Pet Essentials (NPE), an independently-owned small business, opened its doors on US-29 just south of Airport Rd between Christian's Pizza and CVS Pharmacy. The business owner, Kimberly Matsko, states that the Charlottesville area is an ideal location to open her new business because of its residents' commitment to family pets, health, and small businesses. Matsko states that NPE will differentiate itself from larger chain stores such as PetSmart, Petco, and Pet Supplies Plus with her dedication to a healthy dog and cat population as well as her commitment to customers through education, consultation, and customer service. Matsko states, "Natural Pet Essentials offers a variety of products including nutritious dry and canned diets, wholesome raw formulas, healthy treats, natural supplements, quality grooming supplies, eco-friendly toys, leashes, collars, crates, and other pet essentials." She adds that NPE also offers the highest quality pet gifts including hand-made pottery and other hand-painted items. Matsko states, "NPE welcomes friendly, leashed dogs, and customers may be greeted by our English bulldog, Hannah." Additional information about Natural Pet Essentials may be found online at or under Natural Pet Essentials on Facebook.


Kimberly Matsko, Owner
Natural Pet Essentials
3440 Seminole Trail Ste 105
Charlottesville, Va 22911
(434) 979-9779