mc spcaGrand Opening Saturday, November 15, 2014

Festivities All Weekend With Hopes to Find Homes for 50 Homeless Animals

Eatontown, NJ - The Monmouth County SPCA announced today the grand opening of the new Middletown Adoption Center inside the Petco store in Middletown. The Grand Opening event will take place on Saturday, November 15, with an official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 10 a.m. and celebratory festivities throughout the weekend.

Dogs, puppies, cats, kittens and rabbits will be available for adoption at the new center, which can house up to 40 animals. The new facility will help the Monmouth County SPCA save more homeless animals in the community, starting with the organization’s goal of25 adoptions per day during grand opening weekend.

The new center joins existing MCSPCA Homeward Bound Adoption centers in Eatontown and at the Freehold Raceway Mall.

 “We are proud to partner with Petco to open our newest adoption center, which will be more convenient for potential adopters in Northern Monmouth County and significantly expand our adoption outreach efforts,” said Jerry Rosenthal, President and CEO of the Monmouth County SPCA. “Our goal is to do approximately 75 adoptions per month at the new Middletown Adoption Center, which will help us expand our ability to find even more forever homes for the animals in need in our community.”

“Petco and the Petco Foundation are thrilled to support the important work that the Monmouth Country SPCA does on behalf of animal welfare,” said Susanne Kogut, Executive Director, Petco Foundation. “We know this facility will be transformative for the pets and the community of Middletown, and we look forward to seeing many deserving animals find homes through the new center.”

Come meet all the adorable adoptables at the New Monmouth County SPCA Middletown Homeward Bound Adoption Center on Saturday, November 15th, 2014.The center will be open 7 days per week from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

WHAT:            New Monmouth County SPCA Middletown Adoption Center Grand Opening

  • Senator Joe Kyrillos
  • Meet the Petco Characters
  • Middletown Mayor Stephanie C. Murray
  • 50/50 Raffle
  • Giveaways
  • Fun and Festivities
  • Refreshments
  • Adorable Adoptables

WHERE:           Petco 1391 Route 35, Middletown

WHEN:            Saturday, November 15, 10 a.m. –Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House