Animal Welfare

Victorian greyhound racing

Two Victorian Greyhound Racing Participants Suspended For Alleged Luring and Baiting Offences

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) has immediately suspended two Victorian greyhound participants following an investigation, into alleged incidents of luring and baiting. GRV's Greyhound Racing Integrity...
Fair Go Rally

Anti racing muck-rakers launch new coordinated global assault on greyhounds

The drums are beating globally, and the cancel culture groupies and tax-free donation addicted virtue signaling organisations are again preparing to upend racing. On the...

Former Victorian Police Chief spearheads SA greyhound racing investigation

In a significant move to ensure integrity and transparency in the greyhound racing industry, former Victorian Police Chief, Graham Ashton, has been appointed to lead...
Queensland greyhound racing - Rockhampton Cup news

Queensland greyhound owner and trainer Jason Haim disqualified for 15 months over animal welfare issues

A licensed greyhound owner and trainer with up to 26 greyhounds in his care, including seven puppies, has been banned from racing for 15 months...
GRSA greyhound news

Angle Park Tuesday night meeting delayed due to unspecificied reasons by GRSA

Embattled Greyhound Racing South Australia (GRSA) have announced that the proposed Tuesday night meetings scheduled for Angle Park will no longer be going ahead for...
Queensland racing

7 new Compliance Assurance Team stewards appointed to investigate Qld racing industry

A diverse new team of investigators with backgrounds in racing, law enforcement and animal welfare will strengthen the Queensland Racing Integrity Commission (QRIC)'s offensive on...
GRSA greyhound news

GRSA charges two greyhound participants on welfare breaches

Greyhound Racing SA (GRSA) stewards have laid multiple charges against two registered persons over animal welfare breaches.
GRSA greyhound news

GRSA condemns alleged greyhound abuse at Murray Bridge property

Greyhound Racing South Australia has released a statement condemning the alleged abuse of racing dogs and puppies on a Murray Bridge property.

Wagga greyhound track to receive upgrade and planned straight track addition

The Wagga greyhound racing track, a crucial hub for Riverina greyhound racing enthusiasts, is set to undergo a significant upgrade. This development is poised to...

WA greyhound racing to receive $1.5 million prize increase plus greyhound adoption centre

A tide of prosperity sweeps over Western Australia's (WA) racing scene as an influx of financial backing and investments propels the industry to new heights...
GRSA greyhound news

Greyhound Racing SA confirms life bans for live baiting

Greyhound Racing SA has imposed life bans and the largest fines ever applied in South Australia against three individuals involved in live baiting.

Ladbrokes bookmaker sign 10 year deal with Greyhound Racing NSW

In an unprecedented move that underscores the significance of New South Wales (NSW) in the world of greyhound racing, Entain Australia, the parent company of...

South Australian greyhound racing declares new welfare based 38°C hot weather policy

Greyhound Racing South Australia (GRSA) has updated its Hot Weather Policy with immediate effect, further clarifying scheduling decisions and race requirements for hot weather affected...

Retired NSW greyhounds to support US law enforcement officers’ welfare

In a groundbreaking stride towards enhanced welfare for both retired racing greyhounds and former US law enforcement officers, a unique partnership has been established. Forged...

Former GRNSW investigations manager appointed GRSA general manager of integrity & welfare

Greyhound Racing South Australia (GRSA) has advised that they have appointed a former Greyhound Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) investigations manager as General Manager for...
Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission

NSW regulator makes sweeping changes to greyhound rehoming protocols

“Based upon industry and key stakeholder feedback the Commission has made changes to its rehoming policy that ensure that the policy supports and underpins the...

Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) Queensland ready for National Greyhound Adoption Month

Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP Queensland has greyhounds ready to meet their new families this National Greyhound Adoption Month in April. GAP Operations Manager Leah Kellaway...
Stewards' wrap

Young trainer slapped with interim suspension – From the Stewards Room

April Mackay has been handed an interim suspension amid allegations of exchanging money for scratchings and having others place bets on her behalf.

The end to surgical artificial insemination “a load of crap”

Champion Victorian trainer Robert Britton has issued a stern rebuke to a report where the Australian Veterinary Association called for an end to surgical artificial...

Dan Gibbons confident in Yahiro Bale in her Golden Ticket heat

Dan Gibbons confident in the mental toughness from his two-year-old Yahiro Bale to succeed from box 1 at Albion Park in her Golden Tickets heat.
Sydney trainer Jason Magri

Jason Magri supports class action to change cobalt rules

Top Sydney trainer Jason Magri has thrown his support behind a class action building against Greyhounds Australasia because “people are losing their homes” due to...

Greyhound Racing New Zealand hits back at SPCA call to end greyhound racing

Greyhound Racing New Zealand (GRNZ) has launched back at an attack from the New Zealand Society for the Protection of Animals (SPCA) calling their efforts...
Foley with Jackey Moon

Foley hoping Jackey Moon takes a liking to Wentworth Park

Hunter Valley greyhound racing stalwart Anne Foley epitomises what every trainer should aspire to be: a passionate, kind, and enthusiastic role-model for the next generation.
WA trainer Tim Mullany

Mullany set for training return after RWWA boosts prize funds

Just because Tim Mullany is set to get back involved as a greyhound trainer in Western Australia, it doesn’t mean he is ready to sit...
Tony Mestrov

Mestrov proud of achievements as GRNSW CEO

Catching up with ARG's Josh Spasaro, outgoing GRNSW CEO Tony Mestrov says he looks back on his time in the New South Wales greyhound racing...