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5th Annual Dairy Queen Benefit

Posted Wednesday at 2:18pm

Apr 30

On Saturday, May 10, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., a benefit for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA will be held at the Ghent Dairy Queen at 2319 Route 66 in Ghent, NY. Partial proceeds from every purchase will benefit the shelter and the more than one thousand animals that they serve each year. CGHS/SPCA, […]

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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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