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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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Robin Kelly of Catskill, NY was charged by Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA with 12 counts of animal cruelty for failing to provide proper sustenance to twelve horses kept at her home. Of the twelve horses, five were removed to foster care, including two mares that were rushed to the Equine Medical Center in Chatham under the […]

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Jun 29

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA is looking to hire both F/T and P/T employees to work in the kennels. This position involves basic animal care, sanitation, as well as a variety of other maintenance duties. Qualifications include high school diploma or GED equivalent, animal handling experience, and the ability to perform strenuous physical work, including lifting […]

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Young Lab Dumped at Humane Shelter

Posted Thursday at 4:41pm

Jun 23

Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA needs your help to find the person or persons that abandoned a one year old female chocolate Labrador at the Humane Society on June 13. The Labrador, now named Honey, was tied to a gate at the Shelter. Had she been abandoned while the Shelter was closed, Honey could have easily succumbed […]

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