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The Athens Community Foundation has funded the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA with a grant for $5,800. The grant is earmarked for people who live in the Town of Athens to obtain low-cost veterinary services. Athens residents can obtain these services at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA’s Low Cost Veterinary Clinic. This clinic is provided in collaboration with […]

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CGHS/SPCA received a very much appreciated gift from the Abatecola Foundation of Hudson, NY in the form of a grant to sponsor one of the inside dog runs in their new shelter. The inside runs are the area where dogs reside until they are adopted. Sponsorships for the inside dog runs are $10,000 each. Pictured […]

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CGHS Accepts ALS Challenge

Posted Tuesday at 3:40pm

Aug 26

On Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 4 p.m., the staff of the Columbia-Greene Humane Society will accept the ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Ice Bucket Challenge after having been nominated on August 21 by the staff of Chathams Small Animal Hospital. Their Facebook video can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=762220057172182&set=vb.286432091417650&type=2&theater CGHS/SPCA will also, at the same time, […]

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Kaylee Peter celebrates her birthday every year by collecting donations for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA in lieu of presents. This year she celebrated her 11th birthday by doing the same! Kaylee, of Nassau NY, collected $200 in items for the cats and dogs, including food, toys and treats. Kaylee is pictured with one of our […]

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During the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA’s 10th Annual Summer Paw Picnic, Bill Williams of 98.5 FM The Cat and Oldies 93.5 FM was presented with the shelter’s 6th Annual Bilinski Award. The award is presented annually in recognition of Jerry Bilinski, DVM for his commitment and devotion to CGHS/SPCA. The award is the highest honor that […]

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