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Behind the scenes at Hero’s Pets

** The hardest part of managing Hero’s Pets… ———————————————————— ———————————————————— …is dumping a beloved brand of pet food. It’s inconvenient and people question why we’d ban a brand when other stores who claim to have a similar mission are happy to sell it. We want to share the following story to give you a little […]

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Metronidazole / Flagyl

Hi all, This is just copied and pasted from the MSDS and Product Insert.  I didn’t write much except I think two lines in parenthesis.  I deleted a lot to shorten it.  In summary, this drug shouldn’t be overused… shouldn’t be given when the doctor/vet is not SURE that it will work on that PARTICULAR […]

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Dangers Lurking in Your Pets Toys

It’s unfortunate to hear but just as the pet food industry has minimal and inadequate regulation, the pet toy industry has even less regulation. Since 2009 the U.S. has enforced legal regulations on toxic components and heavy metals in and on children’s toys. However, pet toy manufacturers are not obliged to abide by these same […]

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Training Devices at Hero’s Pets

ALL training devices can be harmful if YOU are not trained to use them properly!!! Your pet will not simply “respond” to a training device simply because they are wearing it.  YOU must be trained to communicate through the device. Training devices are simply methods of creating consistent communication with your pet.  To do this […]

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Scientific Evidence of Effects of HPP on Meat Products

by Chelsea Kent High Pressure Pasteurization (HPP) claims to decrease the potential of pathogens such as Salmonella, Listeria, Campylobacter and E.Coli in raw meat pet food products while still maintaining the “raw” integrity. How does HPP work? HPP is a non-thermal, cold processing technique in which the food, in its flexible, plastic, oxygen rich packaging, […]

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Ozone Therapy to Fight Cancer

If your dog has cancer and you are looking for the best alternative, holistic treatment for cancer in dogs that doesn’t involve high costs, toxic drugs, or horrible side effects (and it actually works), call Dr. Judy Jasek, DVM. 720-515-2421. http://www.drjudyholisticvet.com

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Trick or Treat? Get my picky pet to eat!

Why is my pet being picky? There are many reasons that a pet will get picky about the food they are eating and here are some things to consider. If you suspect any of these issues let us know and we’ll assist you with transition, supplementation and/or behavioral issues. 1) “What the heck is in […]

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Q&A: The Raw Bone

A discussion with Chelsea Kent about the “need to knows” of giving raw bones for dental and digestive health, as well as mental stimulation: What’s the difference between Beef and Bison? Bison bones are a little smaller than Beef bones (weird, right?) and Beef is more commonly an allergen than Bison.  If you have a […]

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