Archive for December, 2014

FOR HAMLET (2000/2001-22/12/2014)

Cherish the memories, they say. He had a good life. And it’s true. Every day he would explore the woodland sniffs, drink from running streams and rain puddles, sometimes pausing to mindfully take in an exquisitely scrumptious wild scent magically embedded in some ordinary-looking clump of grass, lips quivering in […]

Easington Greyhound Stadium

Photo’s we received. This is Easington Greyhound Stadium, kennels have no light, no ventilation, no bedding!! How would your pet dog feel being locked in one of these dirty cupboard like cells, in the dark or on a hot day? Surely this breaks the AWA2006 laws! Absolutely disgusted!! We have […]

RESCUE IS NOT A JOB IT IS A VOCATION

They ask us why we do it, why we put in the long hours, why we tolerate the people who make our job even more difficult, why we don’t close the door and walk away? We reply, we do it because we want to, we see so many abused, sick, […]

THE REALITY OF GREYHOUNDS IN IRELAND

According to some people, racing greyhounds in Ireland are well looked after as they are athletes. The reality is very different. The number of litters registered in Ireland went up from 3,003 in 2010 to 3,190 in 2013. At an average of about 6.4 puppies per litter that means about […]

PRO RACERS ANGER AT BILLBOARD

Please follow Paul Croes photography, this very talented man allowed us to use the photo of ‘Doll’ for the big billboard. It seems pro racing people are annoyed and are threatening to unfollow him. I bet that for every one pro racer that leaves his page, we can get 5 […]

Welcome to Manchester!

Welcome to Manchester! This is the billboard greeting commuters on the busiest route into the city for the next month. Well done, CAGED northwest and all those who contributed to the cost. Thanks to Carla for sending in this pic. Source: https://www.facebook.com/ShutDownBelleVue/photos/a.197247666986720.49219.196942227017264/859656460745834/?type=1&fref=nf