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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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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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