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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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The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA has received a $75,000 grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). The ASPCA awarded CGHS/SPCA this grant to support spaying and neutering of dogs and cats for low-income families. The shelter has collaborated with Chathams Small Animal Hospital to provide these services, and the surgeries […]

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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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