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Summit Hill Fitness Fundraiser

Posted Wednesday at 6:55am

Apr 23

Jim “Ironman” Hyer takes a breather from his Summit Hill workout to promote the “Fitness Fundraiser” for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. The joint effort includes classes in Butts-n-Guts, Zumba, Cario Sculp, Tabata, and Insanity. Participants and spectators are asked to drop off donations for dry dog and cat food, cleaning supplies, and toys to the […]

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New Shelter Opening Soon

Posted Tuesday at 2:12pm

Mar 18

Inmates form the Columbia County Jail assisted in installing dog enclosures for the new Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA, scheduled to open in just a couple of weeks. Photo, from left to right: Columbia County Sheriff David Bartlett, CGHS/SPCA President Ron Perez, three inmates assisting with the installation, and Columbia County Sheriff’s Deputy John Leone.

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Jan 27

The Pegeen Fitzgerald Foundation of New York City, which has been a long-time supporter of the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA, has closed out 2013 with a grant of $50,000 to the animal shelter. “The Pegeen Fitzgerald Foundation has been incredibly generous with our organization over the years. We’re happy to see our reputation resonate with those […]

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Jan 27

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA has received a grant from the Athens Community Foundation in the amount of $5,853.80 to use toward offsetting town residents’ use of the shelter’s current spay/neuter clinic and future veterinary clinic, slated to be functional by late March. Town of Athens residents may qualify to have reduced rates when having basic […]

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Official Statement Regarding Zeus

Posted Wednesday at 10:24am

Jan 22

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA would like to respond to some inquires pertaining to Zeus, a dog living on the end of a chain in the Town of Taghkanic. CGHS/SPCA has investigated Zeus’s situation. Although CGHS/SPCA does not condone any dog living on the end of a chain 24/7, in New York State there are no […]

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