Who sponsors the carnage in Victoria?

Victoria is the country's deadliest state for greyhounds. 53 greyhounds have been killed on Victoria's tracks so far in 2020. More than 2,500 have suffered injury. The following scenes from Victoria are just a small selection of the pain and suffering that greyhounds have to endure. Warragul - Fifteen Love - muscle injuryThe Meadows -... Continue Reading →

Insights into the lives of racing greyhounds in Victoria – August 2020

As seen in official Victorian stewards' reports. Total injuries: 347Major injuries: 53including Life-threatening injuries  33 These are the highest monthly numbers for 2020 Deaths: 1Saint Burner – killed with a fractured radius/ulna at Shepparton on 8 August Note that 16 greyhounds sustained fractured bones, with stand-down periods of 60 or 90 days. We have to ensure these... Continue Reading →

More dogs dying under COVID-19 – industry dumps greyhounds on Victorian charities

News Release, 22 April 2020Coalition for the Protection of Greyhounds More ex-racers in Victoria will die because Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is diverting owners to charity rescues, the Coalition for the Protection of Greyhounds (CPG) said today. GRV's rehoming arm called GAP (Greyhound Adoption Program) have recently stopped taking new greyhounds for rehoming due to... Continue Reading →

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