For immediate release The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA opens its doors for dogs evacuating Hurricane Florence. First, on behalf of the entire Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA (CGHS/SPCA), our thoughts and prayers go out to all the people and animals affected by Hurricane Florence. Since 2005 when Hurricane Katrina made history because of the devastation in her path, […]

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Valatie, NY   On Sunday, August 12 from 9 a.m. to 12:00 noon, Golden Harvest Farms will be hosting live polka music from “Polka Spotlight” to help raise funds for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. Golden Harvest Farms, located at 3074 US Route 9 in Valatie, NY, will be open to the public, offering free cider […]

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Stockport, NY

Posted Tuesday at 9:58am | Topics: General News

Jul 10

The Stockport Police Department has arrested Daniel Wood, 30, and Leslie Simpson, 36, on animal cruelty charges.   Stockport Police Officer Thomas Lovette arrested both individuals and charged them with animal cruelty under Agriculture and Market Law Article 26, Section 353 (Failure to Provide Proper Substance). If convicted, both defendants will face up to a […]

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Annual Spring Open House and Adopt-a-Thon

Posted Wednesday at 12:04pm | Topics: Adoptions, Announcements

Jun 13

Claverack, NY   On Saturday, June 23, from 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA will be hosting their Annual Spring Open House and Adopt-a-Thon. Bill Williams from 98.5 FM The Cat and Oldies 93.5 FM will be on hand with the prize wheel. There will be free hot dogs and hamburgers, and best of all, […]

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Remember Penny?

Posted Tuesday at 2:35pm | Topics: Happy Endings

Jun 5

Remember Penny?   Penny was a nine-month-old pitbull that was abandoned in the dead of winter 2018. She was brought to CGHS/SPCA in deplorable condition. It was discovered she had untreated mange that was so pervasive that she lost her hair and had secondary infections in her skin. Her life was clearly in jeopardy. CGHS/SPCA […]

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