Archive for October, 2014

Greyhound Racing in Great Britain

Source: GREY2K USA Worldwide Did you know that there are thirty-three dog tracks operating in Great Britain? Our report sets out the key humane problems facing greyhounds at these tracks and demands immediate action by Members of Parliament. According to extensive research performed by GREY2K USA Worldwide: The British greyhound industry […]

Where do you stand on the greyhound racing debate?

PLENTY of Sunshine Coast Daily readers have weighed in on the greyhound racing debate but where do you stand? Take a read of what they say and let us know. IT’S BARBARIC IN THIS day of modern technology, computers, iPods, iPads, movies and DVDs, not to mention the beautiful places […]

Eleven greyhounds have been found dead in a van in Cherbourg

Eleven greyhounds have been found dead in a van in Cherbourg. They came from Ireland and were destined for Spain. There were two per cage, and it seems they died of asphyxiation. Apparently some of these greyhounds came from prestigious winning bloodlines. According to the news available, apparently the only […]

Greyhound racing in Sweden

Greyhound racing began in Sweden in 1953 with the formation of the first club in Stockholm.1 The main body organizing greyhound racing in Sweden is the Swedish Dogs Sports Federation (Svenska Hundkapplöpningssportens Centralförbund -SHCF). There are 11 greyhound tracks throughout the country.2 The SHCF held 72 racing competitions at these […]

Greyhound report 2014

Here is the link to the report compiled by GREY2K USA Worldwide and the League Against Cruel Sports. Please read and share it but most importantly please send it to your MP and ask him/her for their support for change. Greyhound Report 2014 Source: https://www.facebook.com/greyt.exploitations/photos/a.341532155899956.86676.162452850474555/755385731181261/?type=1&theater

Irish racing receives €11.2m Budget boost

BY TONY O’HEHIR 8:30PM 14 OCT 2014 IRISH horseracing received a “fantastic” boost worth around €11.2 million yesterday when Minister for Finance Michael Noonan’s Budget speech revealed signifi­cant increases in funding for next year. Approximately €68m has been allocated to the Horse and Greyhound Fund, an increase from €54m, with […]

Micky

Micky, a greyhound from Limerick Animal Welfare , adopted in Italy, now enjoying his life in Italy with his mum and his dad. In this video, learn and have fun with olfactory research.  

Wonder

Wonder , a greyhound adopted in Italy, now enjoying his life in Italy with his mum and his dad.