Solid Gold Health Products Donates 43,375 Pounds of Dog Food to SPCA of Connecticut

Generous Corporate Food Donation will Feed Homeless Pets for a Year.

Monroe, CT, April 07, 2012 --( Solid Gold Health Products for Pets has lent support to The SPCA of Connecticut animal shelter with the largest donation of pet food ever made in Connecticut. Solid Gold has donated an amazing 43,375 pounds of Sun Dancer dry dog food.

“Our friends at Solid Gold® have donated $1 million dollars’ worth of its super premium chicken and fish dog food product, Sun Dancer™, to fifteen animal rescue organizations across the country. We applaud the generosity of corporations that give back to communities by providing food to help save homeless animals.”

“Solid Gold Health Products for pets was founded over 40 years ago to provide pets worldwide with holistic nutritional products. Solid Gold® shares The SPCA of Connecticut’s mission and philosophy and is pleased to contribute to its cause with this donation,” said Steve Wirick, chief sales officer, Solid Gold®.

“We are so pleased with this incredible donation,” said Barb Groel, Interim Director of The SPCA of Connecticut. “On behalf of all the animals that we care for, we thank our friends at Solid Gold®. This donation of 43,365 pounds, which filled a 52 foot tractor trailer, will feed our dogs healthy and nutritional food for a full year.”

The SPCA of Connecticut is dedicated to finding loving homes for every animal entrusted to their care. The SPCA receives no local, state, federal government or ASPCA funding, and relies entirely upon donations to cover its annual operating expenses. Since its inception more than 12 years ago, The SPCA has placed over 8,200 dogs and cats into loving homes.

To help The SPCA you can make a donation, adopt, foster or volunteer, visit

Barb Groel, Director
SPCA of Connecticut, Inc.
359 Spring Hill Road
Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 445-9978
SPCA of Connecticut
Barb Groel