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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Dairy Queen of Ghent held a Shelter Day to benefit the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. Partial proceeds from every meal purchased were donated to CGHS/SPCA. The day raised $1,000 to benefit the more than one thousand animals served by CGHS/SPCA every year. From left to right:  CGHS/SPCA Volunteer Events Coordinator Jennifer Newton, Dairy Queen employees Angela […]

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Birthday Donation from 8-year old Sam

Posted Monday at 4:29pm

Jun 13

Sam of Nassau, NY brought in $105 collected in lieu of presents for his 8th birthday.  Sam’s generousity will be greatly appreciated by the animals waiting to find forever homes.  Pictured with Sam are Pebble, a sweet three year old pit mix and Ehren Melius, Shelter Manager for Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA.

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