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Alida

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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On February 8, CGHS/SPCA Investigators along with the Greene County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at 580 Sutton Hollow Road in Ashland, NY. Ashland Dog Control Officer Bruce Feml alerted CGHS/SPCA that a large number of young dogs and puppies that looked like “walking skeletons” were being held in a small mobile home. Upon […]

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Feb 8

Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA investigators arrested Sean Egan, 29, of Claverack on animal cruelty charges. On Friday, February 4, CGHS/SPCA received numerous calls that a dog had wandered onto Route 66 in Claverack. The callers claimed that the dog was in horrendous condition and appeared to be ill. Investigator Andrea Walker responded to the call to […]

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The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA was awarded a $3,500 grant from the Richard and Terez Abatecola Foundation. In the check presentation photo, from left to right: Terez and Richard Abatecola, Esther (adopted from CGHS/SPCA), and Ron Perez, President and Investigator of CGHS/SPCA.

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