Archive for November, 2014

Towcester greyhound track is almost ready

Towcester greyhound track is almost ready, this is set to be the only track in the UK to host 8 dog races and also be offering hurdle races to make the outcome even more unpredictable. They are also looking at late night races as most of the betting will be […]

UCD ends practice of buying greyhounds for medical experiments

Over a six-year period, the university bought a total of 212 dogs. Nov 10 7:15 AM 10,045 Views 28 Comments Share3 Tweet5 Email17 Image: greyhound via Shutterstock UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN has ended a practice of buying and putting down greyhounds for use in veterinary training. A recent report by the […]

the University College Dublin has ended the practice of buying and destroying healthy greyhounds for medical experiments.

Thanks to the joint report by the League Against Cruel Sports and GREY2K USA – the University College Dublin has ended the practice of buying and destroying healthy greyhounds for medical experiments. Full story here greyhounds-put-down-ucd Source: https://www.facebook.com/greyt.exploitations/photos/a.341532155899956.86676.162452850474555/762277747158726/?type=1&fref=nf

Heartwarming story.

Heartwarming story. But what a shame they can’t give an award for bravery to all those that risk their lives on racing tracks too. Hero-greyhound-saves-family-waking-barking-faces-fire-broke-middle-night

Red John

The gorgeous one-eyed Irish lurcher Red John, such a beautiful happy boy, rescued in Ireland by Limerick Animal Welfare and brought over to Italy by Pet levrieri, with his many friends in Italy. He is currently with a loving foster family and has a big fan base, but is still […]