Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission

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...
Zipping Maserati

Flanagan sticking by Mackay as NSW trainer looks to appeal ban

According to fellow trainer Daniel Flanagan, Jason Mackay is "shattered" after copping a two-year suspension from the GWIC and plans to appeal the length of...

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...
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...
Greyhound breeder Jason Bolwell

NSW greyhound participants fed up with over-regulation

Hobby greyhound breeder Jason Bolwell is so concerned about over-regulation in an industry he loves that he now questions why anyone would want to become...
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NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission claim success despite pandemic challenges

The NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has published its Annual Report for 2020-21. The report demonstrates the great results achieved by the greyhound...
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GWIC & Richmond greyhound track vet part ways after “incident”

The Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has confirmed that it has mutually terminated its contract with the on-track veterinary service at Richmond track following...
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GWIC clarify Cop A Chevy Goulburn greyhound injury reponse

The NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has issued a statement clarifying the response to a racing incident which saw Cop A Chevy fracture...
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GWIC take 32 out of competition swabs from Million Dollar Chase finalists

On the eve of the Million Dollar Chase grand final the NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) reports that it has been hard at...
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NSW greyhound breeding surges 22% according to new GWIC stats

The NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission (GWIC) has reported a 22% increase in greyhound whelpings compared to the 16/17 financial year. Chief Executive Officer,...
Industry Update

GWIC & GBOTA vow to improve procedures after Bathurst ‘No Race” gaffe

The NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) and the NSW Greyhound Breeders, Owners and Trainers Association (GBOTA) have released a joint statement regarding the...
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GWIC point finger everywhere but at themselves over Bathurst No Race

The NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) has released a statement over a “no race” at Bathurst last Saturday but failed to accept responsibility...
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NSW GWIC Rejects Claims Of Anti Greyhound Industry Practices

The New South Wales Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission (GWIC) has made a statement saying that it “is aware of recent public commentary suggesting the...
Industry Update

NSW GWIC seek expanded licensed participant base & data sharing powers

The NSW Government and NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission (GWIC) are embarking on the next phase of the NSW greyhound comeback since the Baird...

Participants urged to attend Welfare & Integrity Commission Roadshow

THE Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission will launch its Roadshow on Monday as the leaders of the new regulatory and integrity body travel around the...

ARG’s Q&A with NSW Welfare & Integrity Commission CEO Judith Lind

LAST month, the new NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission appointed its first CEO, Judith Lind, a former senior executive of the Australian Sports Anti-Doping...
Marbo's Magic winning Maitland Gold Cup

Chief Commissioner set to overhaul NSW greyhound industry

THE Chief Commissioner of the new NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission says new rules introduced for the sport will be ‘tough but fair’ and...
Industry Update

NSW Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission leaders unveiled

ARG has the latest news with the leaders announced for the NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission which will oversee the regulatory side of the...