Greyhounds are put under intense pressure when racing. Injuries are very common and cause intense pain, suffering and distress. Serious injuries can lead to greyhounds dying on the track or being put to death at the end of a race.
CPG believes every on-track greyhound death should be acknowledged. The image tells the story of a young, healthy greyhound that has recently been exploited and killed. Details of all 2021 track related greyhound deaths and injuries are provided below.
All CPG data is drawn from publicly available greyhound racing stewards’ reports.