greyhound ban

Horses to copy greyhounds – perhaps

Four years after the greyhounds took the plunge, the gallops have finally started to move on whole-of-life tracking, attempting to counteract adverse reports on ex-racers...
Robert Borsak

Have the politicans learned their lessons from NSW greyhound ban?

ANOTHER week, another contradictory comment from a politician about animal welfare in Australia. New England MP Barnaby Joyce dismissed suggestions this week that live sheep...

Long way from over: Canberra greyhounds gear up for legal battles

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club will appeal a court’s decision to deny an extension on its current lease. Chief Justice Helen Murrell turned down the...
Industry Update

Greyhound export restrictions stop the growth of greyhound racing

A PROMINENT greyhound racing participant believes the current export regulations are too strict after Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) announced last week it would be introducing...
Canberra GRC

Canberra club urging everyone to attend rally to save ACT racing

THE Canberra Greyhound Rac-ing Club is urging participants from right across NSW to attend the Save Canberra Greyhounds Rally to show their support for greyhound...

Back to culture: why greyhound racing was attacked

THE remarkable thing about the English ruling classes is their cultural blindness. Every country they colonised they endeavoured to destroy the culture, sometimes out of...

Australia’s largest breeder fears no industry in a decade

AUSTRALIA’S largest greyhound owner and breeder Paul Wheeler says he has reduced his breeding figures by 50 per cent and has growing fears the industry...

ACT determined to fight after introduction of ban legislation

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club has vowed to continue its fight against a ban on the sport after legislation to end greyhound racing in the...
Luke Foley

Report reveals truth about government’s anti-greyhound campaign

NSW Labor leader Luke Foley has slammed the state government for spending over a million dollars to fund last year’s advertising campaign in support of...

Canberra adamant the 2017 Cup won’t be their last

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club is adamant Sunday night’s Listed Canberra Cup (530m), the 38th running of the race, will not be the last. The...

Campbell glad she’s not the last winner in NSW greyhound racing

IF former Premier Mike Baird’s greyhound racing ban had gone through, the history books would have shown Big Black as the last greyhound to win...
Industry Update

Morris Iemma announced as chairman of reconstituted GRNSW board

MORRIS Iemma has been announced as the chairman of the reconstituted Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) board which will run the commercial functions of the sport...
ACT greyhound racing

Canberra greyhound club livid with government’s ban announcement

A CANBERRA greyhounds’ spokesperson has slammed the ACT government’s announcement that it will be passing legislation to ban the sport from June 30, 2018. Kel...
Robert Borsak

NSW greyhound racing: this could have been our final month

IN four weeks time, the New South Wales greyhound racing industry is coming to an end. Thousands of jobs will cease to exist. Families will...
Wentworth Park

Let’s use Wentworth Park as a bargaining tool

IN a lengthy but heavily-researched and detailed article, Kevin Pitstock recently outlined a fairly bleak financial future for greyhound racing in NSW, foreshadowing what could...