By Donna Deeney PUBLISHED 08/07/2015 | 10:20SHARE The gruesome discovery of a mutilated racing dog in the River Foyle has prompted calls for co-operation between Irish and UK racing boards on greyhound welfare. A member of the public contacted Pet FBI – a Londonderry-based animal charity – after he came […]
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Construction work on the new central building of the Sanctuary is nearing completion. Please click on the following link to read our interview with LAW director Marion Fitzgibbon about the Sanctuary, the situation of greyhounds and lurchers in Ireland, and the extension project which aims to give better opportunities not […]
It was in 2008, in the month of August, when the horribly mutilated bodies of two greyhounds were found in the river Foyle in Northern Ireland. The very same river where on the 24th June of this year the body of a greyhound with his ears hacked off has been […]
Greyhound racing’s dark secret: Four Corners reveals live piglets, rabbits and native wildlife used to ‘blood’ dogs for track
NEIL KEENE, THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, FEBRUARY 17, 2015 12:00AM Four Corners investigation uncovers live baiting in Greyhound racing Hidden cameras captured live piglets, rabbits and native animals being used to ‘blood’ greyhounds for the track The barbaric training method has been outlawed in Australia for decades More than 20 operators have been […]
****WARNING – this picture may distress some viewers**** Reports are coming in of a drowned greyhound found in the River Foyle in Ireland this morning. His ears had been cut off back to the skull to prevent his identity being traced. In 2009 a similar case came to light where […]
Greyt Exploitations’ political representative – Aileen Ward – attended the House of Commons yesterday to speak on behalf of the greyhounds at the monthly All-Party Parliamentary Group for Animal Welfare meeting. Lucinda Reed from Greyhound Compassion – Caroline Lucas MP for Brighton and the League’s Tom Quinn all echoed Aileen’s […]
Pics from the antiracing Greyhound Awareness Day organised in Italy by Pet Levrieri in support of the Australian event.
Pics from the antiracing Greyhound Awareness Day organised in Italy by Pet Levrieri in support of the Australian event. ☺
June 21 2015 Our volunteer Mario C. and his wonderful galga Freccia (Arrow) represented Pet Levrieri on International Antiracing Awareness Day at the event ‘TRE GIORNI A 6 ZAMPE’ (3 Six-Legged Days) which took place at Turin on June 19-20-21/2015. They took part in the Six-Legged Race in which they […]
Australia is currently at the centre of important investigations which have brought to light all the horror, abuse, violence and ill treatment within the racing industry. These investigations are having positive repercussions on public opinion, political bodies, and those in power. But 2015 is turning out to be a pivotal […]
New AR billboard up on the M6 motorway near Birmingham, UK. Well done CNW and all those who contributed!