Valley of the Sun Dog Rescue has been named the July 2011 beneficiary for Rescue Chocolate, the vegan chocolate company which donates 100 percent of its profits to various animal rescue organizations.
Based in Mesa, Ariz., Valley of the Sun was founded in the year 2000. The organization focuses on helping ill, injured, maimed, abandoned or unwanted American Pit Bulls and Staffordshire Terriers. Before the dogs leave the shelter and go to their adoptive homes, they are all spayed or neutered and vaccinated. Prospective adopters fill out an extensive application and then agree to home visits by the staff and volunteers of Valley of the Sun.
Rescue Chocolate was founded in January 2010. To date, approximately 50 animal rescue organizations have received donations from the company. For more information or to place an order benefitting Valley of the Sun, go to www.RescueChocolate.com. For more information on Valley of the Sun Dog Rescue go to www.ValleyoftheSunDogRescue.com.