February proves fatal for 13 greyhounds

La Mirador was killed on his third birthday. Chicago Reign had his front leg torn apart. Weblec Gem bled to death following her race. These are just three of the horrendous deaths suffered by greyhounds raced in February 2023. Orson Katie suffered a cardiovascular haemorrhage during her 35th start at Angle Park SA on February … Read more

Sighthound Stories

by Myriam Wälde-Behning I have been passionately dedicated to photography and professional image editing for over 13 years. Since 2020 I have also written and self-published two editions of Sighthound Stories. A plea for the Galgos and a chance to win Sighthound Stories Volume II CPG had the honour of being featured in Myriam’s wonderful … Read more

What does the public think about the lives of racing greyhounds?

by Warren Young Adjunct Associate Professor, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, Federation University Australia Racing greyhounds are considered as “working dogs”, that is a category of dogs that assists humans in some way.  A dubious service A well-known example of a working dog is an assistance dog, such as a Labrador or Golden Retriever that … Read more