Greyhounds Australasia

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,...
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Do greyhound bosses read the newspapers?

Yet again, the failure of greyhound authorities to present the industry’s case has opened the way to naysayers and racing opponents to belittle the code,...

Greyhound racing is a small part of a wide world

Can racing keep up? Well, Peter V’landys is trying hard for RacingNSW. But greyhound racing seems not to understand the question. Many comparisons are there...

Greyhounds Australasia – A Lost Cause

The comment below is sharp but necessary as the greyhound industry faces a fogbound future, largely due to its pointless parochialism and the moral corruption...

The Greyhound Industry Has Been Conned

Good versus evil? Or the reverse? At a time when the greyhound code is screaming out for strength through national cohesion, five events are pulling...

Greyhounds Australasia Mysteries

Regular readers will know I have several times reported on the big gap in Australian and (presumably) state statistics – once published annually by Greyhounds...

Greyhound Recovery – Often Queried …… Never Answered

Last Saturday, Silver Chief night at The Meadows offered some very smart times on an obviously quick track. Youngsters like Lakeview Walter, Mepunga Felix, Earn...

Ballarat greyhounds – very good, good, and ordinary

Bruce Teague casts his eye over the recent Ballarat Cup meeting and shares his thoughts on Greyhounds Australasia and some interesting comments made by stewards...

Greyhound Racing’s Future Is Open For Discussion

As always, things are changing, and not just in this crazy COVID world. They will also continue to change, so the future will depend on...

Can Greyhounds Australasia save dog racing?

Bruce Teague explains why Greyhounds Australasia and the state racing bodies need to reconsider their rules on how frequently trainers can race their dogs.