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A Wonderful Annual Tradition

Posted Friday at 4:03pm

Nov 4

Erik and Jennifer Nicholsen enjoy an annual tradition of celebrating their wedding anniversary by making a trip and donating to the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. Now on their eighth year of marriage, Erik and Jennifer show that helping homeless animals with a gift of kindness is a perfect way to share their happiness with those less […]

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   Spurred by predictions of extremely damaging winds and record rainfall accompanying Hurricane Irene’s imminent arrival to our area, Columbia-Greene Humane Society / SPCA sprang into action. On the evening of August 27th CGHS/SPCA staff assembled a fully functional emergency animal shelter adjacent to the Red Cross shelter activated at the Churchtown Fire Hall on […]

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Girl Scout Troop 1210 Delivers Goodies

Posted Sunday at 11:35am

Sep 4

bbbbbbb The Girl Scouts of Troop 1210 genuinely showed that they care about issues that impact their community when they delivered ONE HUNDRED — yes, that was 100 — “take home” bags to provide start-up kits for families who adopt an animal from the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA.  Goodies to fill the bags were collected with the help of […]

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The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA presented Charlene Marchand with the 2nd Annual Bilinski Award, their highest honor, at its annual Summer Paw Picnic on August 6, 2011. Charlene Marchand has been a member of the Board of Directors of CGHS/SPCA since 1995, and is a renowned dog trainer and syndicated columnist on dog behavior and nutrition. […]

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Ten border collie puppies were rescued by Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA Investigators. The owner was charged with 12 counts of animal cruelty. Ann Fullam-Goeke, 58, was charged with twelve counts of animal cruelty, specifically for failure to provide proper sustenance. When investigators executed a search warrant on August 4, 2011, one puppy was found deceased and […]

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