Entries by Penny Schouten

Free Rabies Clinic-By Appointment Only

DUTCHESS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL & COMMUNITY HEALTH and the DUTCHESS COUNTY SPCA Free Rabies Clinic for Dutchess County Residents Saturday, October 24, 2020 at the Public Safety Building at Mansion Square Park, Poughkeepsie                                           […]

Kimlin Energy Donates Heating System Upgrades and Fuel to Dutchess County SPCA Amid Coronavirus Crisis 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact:  Raleigh Green 845-481-4550 / raleigh@raleighgreeninc.com  Kingston, NY  8/21/20  The Dutchess County SPCA received a donated upgrade to its propane heating systems that will save the non-profit over $10,000 in the first year in energy costs. In replacing old equipment and installing new underground propane lines, tanks, and other energy saving equipment, the DCSPCA will potentially save tens of thousands of dollars over the coming years in […]

Free Rabies Clinic-By Appointment Only

This event is fully booked. Please check back in early October to register for the next rabies clinic.    DUTCHESS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL & COMMUNITY HEALTH and the DUTCHESS COUNTY SPCA Free Rabies Clinic for Dutchess County Residents Saturday, August 29, 2020 at the Dutchess County SPCA at 636 Violet Avenue in Hyde Park […]

Wellness Clinic Re-Opens July 1, 2020

Wellness Wednesdays starting July 1st! Hours: 9:30 am – 12:30 am and 1:30 pm- 4:30pm The Dutchess County SPCA wellness clinic is now booking appointments for Wednesdays in July. Please visit the clinic webpage for information on our current services and instructions on booking appointments using our new online scheduling system.

Cat Spay/Neuter Clinic With T.A.R.A., Inc. June 11th

T.A.R.A. will be hosting a mobile cat spay/neuter clinic on June 11, 2020 at our facility in Hyde Park. Service is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY and the number of available appointments are limited, so please call 845-452-7722, x-425. Due to new safety procedures, we will not be able to take walk-ins for this event. More dates […]

Multiple Hoarding Cases Leave Dutchess County SPCA Flooded with Felines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Penny Schouten 845-452-7722, x-433 Email: penny@dcspca.org Photos and b-roll attached: https://bit.ly/38w34LE 100 Cats Await New Homes at DCSPCA (Hyde Park, New York – March 6, 2020) – Three hoarding cases in the span of four weeks has left Dutchess County SPCA with lots of four legged friends seeking new families. Although […]

Meet the Team: Dan O’Connell

Dan O’Connell, Data Coordinator “Working here is a perfect way to combine my love of animals with my obsession with organizing things! Dan has been with us for almost a year officially but he’s been a member of the DCSPCA family for a lot longer. His mom, Carol, is our Intake Coordinator for animal surrenders/strays […]