News Archive for the ‘General News’ Category

Stockport, NY

Posted Tuesday at 9:58am | Topics: General News

Jul 10

The Stockport Police Department has arrested Daniel Wood, 30, and Leslie Simpson, 36, on animal cruelty charges.   Stockport Police Officer Thomas Lovette arrested both individuals and charged them with animal cruelty under Agriculture and Market Law Article 26, Section 353 (Failure to Provide Proper Substance). If convicted, both defendants will face up to a […]

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$500 Reward Offered 1/15/18 – Hudson NY The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA is asking the public for their help in locating the person or persons that are responsible for a horrible act of animal cruelty to a dog from the Earlton area. Now named “Penny,” she was found abandoned in Earlton, which is a hamlet in […]

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Claverack, NY   The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA has taken in five dogs from Florida to assist other shelters with displaced dogs associated with Hurricane Irma.   The dogs received by CGHS/SPCA were previously in shelters in Florida, and transferred to New York so there would be room for owned Floridian dogs that needed housing as […]

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The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA (CGHS/SPCA) will be opening a satellite Pet Food Bank in Catskill. Currently, CGHS/SPCA maintains a Pet Food Bank at the shelter’s home location at 111 Humane Society Road in Claverack, NY. The shelter’s Food Bank is open seven days a week from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.   The new satellite […]

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Pet Photos with Santa at CGHS/SPCA

Posted Tuesday at 1:15pm | Topics: General News

Dec 8

  On Saturday, December 12, Santa Clause will be visiting the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA for photos with pets. Santa will be available from 12 noon to 3:00 p.m., with no appointment necessary. Santa is asking participants for a $20 donation to the shelter, and he will email you your Holiday photo. Renowned photographer Jerry Freedener […]

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