The Potsdam Humane Society took over the thrift shop at 8 Raymond St. seven years ago April 1 and recently celebrated 7 years in operation and support from the community with a thank you sale. The shop is open Mondays 10 a.m. to 2p.m., Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Potsdam Humane Society is open by appointment by calling 315-265-3199. Pictured above, Best Friends faithful "crew" showing a bobsled for sale at the store, from left, in front Leila Thurston and Pete Popiel; back, Judy Gregg, Ruta Ozols and Jo Richards. Photo submitted by Bonnie Boyd.