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Leading Qld Vets call on Australian racing bodies to stop Cobalt madness

Some of Queensland’s leading veterinarians and scientists have stepped up their campaign to get Australian racing regulators to implement an immediate moratorium on prosecutions for...
Nsw greyhound racing

NSW Govt on recruiting drive for new greyhound commissioners

THE NSW government is recruiting commissioners to lead a new greyhound industry regulator after overturning a controversial racing banlast year. Applications are open for a...
Greyhound racing

Animal rights groups say NSW Government should not fund dogs

Animal advocate groups have come down hard on the NSW government for its decision to reform the greyhound racing industry using taxpayers’ money. The Berejiklian...
Victorian greyhound racing

Eric Sykes successfully appeals live baiting charge in court

A HOBBY greyhound trainer in Victoria has successfully appealed a disqualification from racing in an animal cruelty case brought by the RSPCA. Eric Sykes, who...

Baird denies link to Wentworth Park apartment complex

NSW Premier Mike Baird’s office says there’s been no secret meetings with developers, following reports confidentiality agreements have been signed for an apartment complex at...

Record number of greyhounds rehomed in Sydney

A RECORD number of ex-racing dogs have been re-homed at a greyhound adoption day in Sydney. Hundreds of people poured through the gates at Wentworth...

Tweed Heads Greyhound Track On The Market

Racing Queensland has left the door open to negotiate with the owners of Tweed-based Border Park if the NSW government follows through with its ban...

Greyhound clubs & GBOTA put faith in lobbying to save sport

Members of the NSW greyhound racing industry have gathered in western Sydney as clubs unite to fight the Baird government’s ban. Up to 50 people...

Troy Grant: “senate inquiry is a false hope”

The NSW coalition government is facing an internal revolt over its move to shut down the greyhound racing industry. The NSW Nationals appear to be...

Racing Australia boss hits back at animal welfare claims

Thoroughbred racing boss Peter McGauran has hit back at suggestions the industry loses track of horses in great numbers as a protest group calls for...