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Dr Derek Major

Dr Derek Major: NSW greyhounds not in crisis after Mackay ban

Prominent Sydney veterinarian Dr Derek Major is confident greyhound racing is not in crisis after top trainer Jason Mackay received a two-year suspension for banned...
Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission

GWIC statement on disciplinary action against Ken Burnett

The Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has issued a clarification from the Australian Racing Greyhound article titled ‘Dr Derek Major calls for re-think on...

Dr Derek Major calls for re-think on cobalt testing on greyhounds

A well-respected voice on the effects of cobalt in horses and dogs has pleaded for a re-think on how the banned substance is regulated in...
Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission

Clarification: GWIC response to Suli statements on cobalt testing

The NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has clarified a statement made in an Australian Racing Greyhound article published on July 27, 2022.
Greyhound racing at Rockhampton

Suli ‘dumbfounded’ by cobalt testing rules for greyhounds

Rockhampton greyhound trainer Andrew Suli - currently on a stay of execution after copping a 12-month ban - says he is losing sleep over the...

Searching For The Truth In Greyhound Racing

It’s not easy to keep up, particularly in Victoria. I am reminded of the writings of Sir Walter Scott (1808), helped along by Shakespeare: “Oh,...
Industry Update

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...
Sale greyhounds

Greyhound trainer suspended for using greyhound feed supplement

According to the manufacturer, Feramo-D “is recommended to supplement a dog’s diet as an aid in the prevention and treatment of vitamin/mineral deficiencies. Feramo –...
Stewards' wrap

Stewards wrap: another suspension for cobalt positive

TALBOT trainer Troy Scott has been suspended by the Victorian Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board (RADB) after one of his greyhounds returned a positive urine...