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5th Annual Dairy Queen Fundraiser Held

Posted Saturday at 8:10am

Jun 28

On May 10, 2014, the Ghent Dairy Queen held its 5th annual fundraiser to support CGHS/SPCA. A portion of all the sales for the day, in the amount of $900, was raised this year. Pictured, from left to right, are Dairy Queen Owner Martin Silver, CGHS/SPCA President/CEO Ron Perez, and CGHS/SPCA Special Events Coordinator Jennifer […]

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Jun 23

On August 2, 2014, guests will depart from the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA’s Summer Paw Picnic well fed, entertained, and toting treasures won at two separate auctions. But the real winners will be homeless and abused animals. CGHS/SPCA holds its tenth annual Summer Paw Picnic that day, at the new state-of-the-art facility located at 111 Humane […]

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New Services for a New Shelter

Posted Thursday at 11:24am

Jun 19

With the opening of the new Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA, there are many new services being offered.x The shelter will now be open six days a week, from 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., closed only on Sundays.x The shelter is also hosting birthday parties for children Kindergarten to 6th grade. The parties include use of the […]

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Kylee, an 8 year old from Schodack, raised over $200 for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. Kylee saved the money collected from her report card, bottle, and Christmas earnings. Kylee also sold homemade biscuits and handkerchiefs at a family garage sale, and has even started painting friends and family members’ nails to raise money. With her […]

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Generosity of Newlyweds Appreciated

Posted Monday at 9:33am

May 19

Mr. and Mrs. Sullivan of Chatham, NY recently celebrated their union of marriage. In lieu of wedding gifts, however, they requested that donations be made to the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA, and in doing so they collected $665 to support the shelter’s animals. Pictured, the Sullivans hand off the donations they received to CGHS/SPCA President/CEO Ron […]

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