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9th Annual Summer Paw Picnic a Success!

Posted Friday at 3:41pm

Aug 24

  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA would like to thank all that participated and supported the 9th Annual Summer Paw Picnic. Despite the heat, this year’s picnic proved to be another successful day that helped support programs and services for the more than one thousand animals served by CGHS/SPCA each year. CGHS/SPCA would like to […]

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Thank You Girl Scout Troop #1948

Posted Tuesday at 3:33pm

Jun 5

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA would like to thank the members of Girl Scout Troop #1948 of Kinderhook for their generous donations to the animals at the shelter. The girls participated in Operation Happy Sock, making 30 catnip sock toys for the shelter’s cats. They delivered the sock toys along with a big tub filled with […]

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Enough stuff …

Posted Friday at 2:15pm

Jun 1

When planning for her 9th birthday party, Clare Howard told her mother “I have enough stuff.”  So she asked her birthday guests to bring presents for the animals at Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA, instead of for her. Clare and her friends brought a carload of goodies for the dogs and cats at the shelter, including food, […]

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The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA launched its new Animal Ambassadors Youth Program on Saturday, May 5th at the Hudson Children’s Book Festival. “Children are always asking us how they can help the animals,” Volunteer Coordinator Becky Stowe explained. “The minimum age for volunteers at the shelter is 18, but this new program gives children under 18 […]

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May 4

The 3rd Annual Benefit For the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA will be held by Dairy Queen, 2319 Route 66 in Ghent, NY on Saturday, May 12th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Partial proceeds from every purchase will benefit CGHS/SPCA. Cat and dog items will be sold, as well as some great gifts for Mother’s Day. […]

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