Attached is a pdf of Grey2K USA - Worldwide's factsheet for Greyhound racing around the world. This article gives an up-to-date summary of the industry around the world. GREY2K-USA-WORLDWIDE-DOG-RACING-FACT-SHEET-MAY-2017.pdf "Australia, reported 3,006 litters in 2015. Using the conservative estimate of six pups per litter, the industry bred approximately 18,036 greyhounds that year. In 2015, only 11,732… Continue reading Grey2K USA Greyhound Racing Factsheet
This report makes for disturbing reading. See it here: media_release_lrr42.1_gar106(1)(a)_gar1...13176d-cad7-41e4-b632-030422d4f719.pdf Despite the obvious lack of care for his dogs, Victorian greyhound racing trainer, Mr Hill received only minor sentencing as follows: "The charges against Mr. Hill are all serious ones and strike at the good name of the industry and have enormous relevance for animal… Continue reading Media Release 4 May 2017 Racing Appeals & Disciplinary Board
VICTORIANS ONLY Please sign this petition and share with all of your Victorian friends: https://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/council/petitions/electronic-petitions/view-e-petitions/details/12/15
Please send this letter or a revised version of it to the Premier of Victoria – Honourable Daniel Andrews at: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or send a hard copy letter to his office at: Office of the Premier 1 Treasury Place Melbourne, Victoria Australia, 3002 Dear honourable premier, I am writing to express my deep… Continue reading Letter to Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews – Promoting gambling in children.
MEDIA RELEASE - 5th April, 2017 This Sunday, 9th April, each state's capital city will host a rally calling for an end to greyhound racing. The time and location details can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/ShutItDownNationalDayOfAction/ According to Founder of the Coalition for the Protection of Greyhounds, Dr Eleonora Gullone “Despite the promise of major reforms… Continue reading SHUT IT DOWN – NOTHING HAS CHANGED: A Nationwide Rally to End Greyhound Racing in Australia.
One day before the NSW government announced $41 million dollar funding to reform the NSW greyhound racing industry, NSW racers euthanised their 25th dog at TAB tracks this year. Crown Gold, fractured her offside hock and was “humanely euthanised” after failing to finish the race. She was just three years old. Two days before, the… Continue reading The 41 Million dollar insult to tax payers.
By Melanie Yarnall This article is dedicated to Fabio (Extra Tacky) who ran his last race on the 8 March 2017. He sustained a right hind leg fracture and was humanely euthanised by the on-track veterinarian. He was due to arrive in foster the care the very next day, but sadly he did not make… Continue reading Making Monsters of Men