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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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Hundreds showed up at the Hudson Elks lodge on November 16, 2013, to raise money in support of the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA’s building fund. Organized by CGHS/SPCA supporter Terri Sullivan, Mary Jo Gibson (wife of U.S. Congressman Chris Gibson), and Columbia County Clerk Holly Tanner, the event attracted participants from all age groups and went […]

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Jan 3

On Saturday, January 11, 2014, the staff of the Blue Plate Restaurant, located at 1 Kinderhook Street in Chatham, NY, will be hosting their 11th Annual Post-Holiday Party to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. In the last eight years, this event has raised more than seventy-five thousand dollars for CGHS/SPCA, which serves nearly one thousand […]

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CGHS/SPCA received a very much appreciated Christmas gift in the form of a grant to sponsor one of the inside dog runs in their new shelter, which is scheduled to open at the end of January 2014. The inside runs are the area where dogs reside until they are adopted. Sponsorships for the inside dog […]

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