Food Drive at Price Chopper

Posted Monday at 7:02pm

May 2

   Price Chopper in Greenport held a food drive to support the Food Bank at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA. Pictured are Price Chopper Supervisor Marie Wolfersteig and CGHS/SPCA President and CEO Ronald Perez Jr. The Food Bank is a free service to the public for those who have fallen on times of economic hardship. It is open Monday, Tuesday, […]

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On Thursday, March 31st, 2011, Ernie Paragallo lost his appeal of sentencing for two years in prison upon conviction on 33 counts of animal cruelty.  In a separate move, the NYS Racing and Wagering Board voted the same day to permanently ban Paragallo from all racetracks in the state of New York.   The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA and the New York […]

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Mar 14

At the request of the ASPCA and the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department, the Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA is one of twelve animal shelters and rescues throughout New York and New Jersey that is assisting with the treatment and placement of 97 dogs that were surrendered from the non-profit organization Help a Hound Canine Rescue outside Utica, […]

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Posted Saturday at 8:59pm

Mar 12

Strays come and go regularly at our shelter – some of the luckier dogs stay for a few nights until their owner comes to redeem them, and some unfortunately end up staying with us for a while. Alida, a beautiful 3 year old Bull Terrier Mix, was one of the unluckier ones. Alida was found […]

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16-year-old Lissa Herzing of Valatie volunteered her efforts in collecting $425 for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society’s New Building Fund.

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