News Archive for the ‘General News’ Category

$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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Home for the Holidays for Peter

Posted Thursday at 12:56pm | Topics: General News

Dec 3

  At two years old, Peter has now spent half his life at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA waiting for a new home. Peter came to CGHS/SPCA last November because, as the new dog in the house, he wasn’t getting along with the other animals.   Sadly, Peter has been overlooked by hundreds of families. He […]

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