News Archive for the ‘General News’ Category

Claverack Democrats Food & Supply Drive

Posted Thursday at 11:26am | Topics: General News

Jul 11

Claverack Democrats held a food and supply drive at the Claverack Agway to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. The day was a huge success, collecting hundreds of pounds of food and supplies and raising over $400 to benefit CGHS/SPCA’s programs and services for animals. Pictured are co-organizers Peter Bevacque and Betty Grindrod, members of the […]

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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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