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LETTER FROM PET LEVRIERI TO THE SENATE OF ARGENTINA

  The association Proyecto Galgo will speak at the Argentinian Parliament on Wednesday 29th July, to propose a law which would ban greyhound racing in Argentina. We at Pet Levrieri have sent the Argentinian senators this letter in support of the proposal by Proyecto Galgo.   To the Senators of […]

27.11.2018: Today 10 greyhounds have left Macau

    (Full and integral post)   #SaveTheMacauGreyhounds#Campaign   <27-11-2018> Canidrome Information   Today 10 greyhounds have left Macau through the new bridge directly to HK Airport traveling to Philadelphia and Seattle, five to each destination. The greyhounds now in Canidrome are 439!   For adoptions: https://www.petlevrieri.it/en/macaus-greyhound-adoption/     Link: […]

Retired?

I had a bit of a browse in an Australian portal called FastTrack, where I found some info about Okay Super (whom we have now renamed Zen) in addition to what is already known i.e. his date of birth – 8th July 2009. I found out that his breeder was […]

Claw marks and faeces: Inside kennel housing 70 greyhounds

  (Full and integral article) Claw marks and faeces: Inside kennel housing 70 greyhounds The new owners of the kennel report an “overpowering” smell, as well as seeing faeces and claw marks on the walls. By Sanya Burgess, news reporter     A kennel that housed more than 70 greyhounds […]

A propagandist farce

The latest ruse dreamed up by the Irish racing industry for the purposes of propaganda has an interesting and almost moving name: ‘Our people, their stories’. It has been launched by none other than Michael Creed, Irish minister for agriculture, who is also in charge of racing, since greyhounds are […]

Roscoes Trigger fell badly at Nottingham & DNF, 12 Nov 2018

    (Full and integral post) Roscoes Trigger fell badly at Nottingham & DNF, 12 Nov 2018   Greyhound Roscoes Trigger suffered a terrible fall at Nottingham today and could not finish the race. We hope he is OK   Link: https://www.facebook.com/cagednw/videos/482532512151909/?eid=ARAHcHGO9_6fDfBzCMVpgpBTB5RaxYC_OCCk4bRAGjjNKT7flg8LC_0ll_RDlvqFVwratT6BuAIjykpt Source: CAGED Nationwide © All Rights Reserved  

Let the greyhound go home

Robert and Jennifer adopted Cortland the greyhound   (Full and integral post) Let the greyhounds go home       By Christine Dorchak, President and General Counsel of GREY2K USA Worldwide Recently, we asked you to share your greyhound’s story. As with our annual calendar contest, we received entries describing […]

Self-Regulation Has Not Worked…And Never Will

  (Full and integral article)   Self-Regulation Has Not Worked…And Never Will Nov 3rd – Written by Lucinda Read   Last Tuesday Greyhound Compassion was present at the All-party Parliamentary Dog Advisory Welfare Group (APDAWG) in Portcullis House, London. The theme of the meeting was, “Greyhound Racing in the UK – […]

11 greyhounds put down at Cork tracks this year

(Full and integral post)   11 greyhounds put down at Cork tracks this year Darragh Bermingham   TWENTY greyhounds have been put down at Cork race tracks since January 2017. Figures published by the Irish Greyhound Board show that eleven greyhounds were put down in Cork between January and June […]