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Carla and Patches: Sister Greyhounds Who Died on the Same Track
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Cher Away
- 1007 days ago - all-creatures.org
On February 25, 2010, Rags Carla was euthanized after she broke her right front leg during a race at Gulf. Her sister, Rags Patches, died at the track only two months later.
Hollywood Group Works to Save Greyhounds
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Cher Away
- 1331 days ago - miamiherald.com
Former Greyhound racers and their humans raised their voices in a communal howl at Hollydog Greyhound Adoption organization's annual Walk for the Greyhounds on Hollywood Beach. Sustained "roos" came from the chorus of nearly 100 four-footed and
Greyhound Racing: Harmless Fun? Dont Bet on It !
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Simone
- 1380 days ago - lush.co.uk
A flutter, a wager, a punt, a bet; a night at the dogs or trip down the bookies is just a bit of harmless fun, right? For the dogs, there's more at stake than your cash. What you don't see trackside or in the betting shops are the thousands of greyhounds
Meet the Dogs of Autumn!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, greyhounds )

Cher Away
- 1397 days ago - grey2kusa.org
Thanks again to everyone who submitted photographs of their Best Greyhound Friends for our 2010 photo contest.
18 Years Later, My Wish for the Greyhounds
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Cher Away
- 1417 days ago - grey2kusa.org
Eighteen years ago on this day -- On September 10, 1992 -- I was run down by a speeding train while walking my dog Kelsey. We lived to tell about it. But more than that, it became clear that I was here to save dogs, as Kelsey had saved me from dying
Greyhound Tested Positive For Cocaine
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, greyhounds, cocaine, racing )

Cher Away
- 1500 days ago - all-creatures.org
A greyhound that raced frequently at the Palm Beach Kennel Club over the last two years tested positive for cocaine at least once while racing in South Florida.
Celebrate Mom & Help the Greyhounds Fly!
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Cher Away
- 1553 days ago - grey2kusa.org
This year, when you wish your mom a Happy Mother's Day, you can make the greyhounds smile, too. Every donation, honorary gift or Gift Shop purchase you make before May 9 will help fund our brand new Greyhound Wings campaign!
Coyote Vs. Greyhound: The Battle Lines Are Drawn
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Simone
- 1553 days ago - nytimes.com
One morning in an otherwise quiet corner of the Great Plains, high-pitched yips and deep growls sprang from a cluster of trees. Two greyhounds were fighting a pack of coyotes.
Rescue a Greyhound in Honor of National Adopt-a-Greyhound Month
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Simone
- 1571 days ago - examiner.com
In the 80 years of pari-mutuel dog racing in America, the greyhounds have become expendable and most commonly are the by-products of the racing system.
Barcelona Greyhound Track Reopens as a Centre for Contemporary Arts
Offbeat  (tags: animals, greyhounds, racetracks, closed, art, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 1584 days ago - galgonews.com
In 2006 the Meridian greyhound racetrack in Barcelona was finally closed, with the help of Anne Finch of Greyhounds in Need and Fermin Perez of Scooby Medina. It is now in the process of being redesigned into a contemporary arts centre, which opens on
Greyhound Lovers - Help These Greyhounds in a French Dog Shelter!
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Cher Away
- 1585 days ago - galgonews.com
The story goes that these 2 greyhounds were brought to France at the beginning of December by French greyhound rescue association Levriers en Detresse.
Slovenia Sighthound Welfare - Happy Rehoming Stories for Greyhounds and Galgos! Videos!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, greyhounds, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 1597 days ago - galgonews.com
Slovenia Sighthound Welfare was formed last year by greyhound/galgo friend Larisa. Here are two films about the first dogs which were adopted through Larisa and her friends, prior to the association
Join Us in Tucson and Phoenix for Meetings to End Dog Racing!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, racing, bills, greyhounds, meetings, pets, protection )

Cher Away
- 1623 days ago - grey2kusa.org
The moment has finally come! Senate Bill 1294, GREY2K USA's bill to end dog racing in Arizona by 12/31/10, has been filed by Arizona State Senators Paula Aboud and Jonathan Paton. HB 2637, a bill to immediately ban the use of anabolic steroids in racing
Join Us at Three Rallies for the Greyhounds in Florida!!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, greyhounds, rallies, environment, Florida, protection )

Cher Away
- 1651 days ago - grey2kusa.org
You are invited to three important rallies for Florida greyhounds.
Greyhounds In Need : Multilingual Message 2009
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, greyhounds, environment, protection, pets )

Cher Away
- 1676 days ago - greyhoundsinneed.co.uk
In the UK , we continue to rehome ex-racing greyhounds and the welfare groups represented on the Greyhound Forum (of which GIN is one) made a very detailed response to DEFRA (the UK government department concerned with Animal Welfare) ahead of their
 

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