On Saturday, January 7, 2012 the staff of the Blue Plate Restaurant, located at 1 Kinderhook Street in Chatham, NY, will be hosting their 9th Annual Post-Holiday Party to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. In the last five years, this event has raised more than forty thousand dollars for CGHS/SPCA, which serves nearly one thousand […]

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Recruits from Zone 5, Regional Law Enforcement Academy hosted a food drive to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. During the month of November, the Zone 5 recruits collected nearly one ton of cat and dog food to benefit the Shelter’s Food Bank, a free service to the public. Pictured top row, third in from the […]

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Call for Entries: Animal Arts

Posted Thursday at 5:13pm

Dec 1

Exhibition Dates: January 21, – March 10, 2012 Columbia County Council Arts (CCCA) Gallery 209 Warren Street, Hudson, NY Opening Reception: Saturday, January 21, 2012 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm In conjunction with the Columbia Greene Humane Society benefiting sheltered animals Columbia County Council of the Arts is accepting all mediums and styles depicting animals in […]

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What makes “Happy” happy?

Posted Monday at 5:14pm

Nov 28

    Recently having celebrated her 7th birthday, Amelia VanWormer of Valatie, NY decided to request donations for the resident companion animals at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. The result was a huge contribution of toys, treats, and food, welcomed by all. Pictured, Amelia took time out for an appropriately enjoyable moment with CGHS/SPCA resident “Happy.” All our thanks, […]

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Youngster’s Birthday Benefits CGHS

Posted Friday at 4:03pm

Nov 18

Nine year-old Jacquie Fitzmaurice has a different take on birthday gifts:  giving rather than receiving. For her 9th birthday earlier this month, Jacquie requested donations of cash and pet-related goods to benefit the homeless animals at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. She wound up collecting an amazing $165 at the fesitivities, along with a trunkload of […]

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