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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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On February 11th, the 4-H Active and Able held their 4th annual in front of Walmart of Greenport to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. On Saturday, April 21st, the group made a visit to the Shelter to enjoy a visit with the animals…and to drop off a check from the fundraiser in the amount of […]

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Apr 20

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA would like to welcome Becky Stowe as our new Volunteer Coordinator. Becky has been volunteering at CGHS/SPCA since 2007, and has a background in civic non-profit organizations. She has a certificate in Animals and Human Health from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work, and is in the Animal […]

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