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Dogs' Plight a Lesson for Horse Racing?


Animals  (tags: greyhounds, adoptions, rescue organizations, retirements, horse racing, thoroughbreds, rehoming )

Simone
- 1946 days ago - bloodhorse.com
As the Thoroughbred industry seeks to build on and create new programs to deal with horses that can no longer race, it could learn lessons from Greyhound racing, which has a history of successful adoption programs and first-hand knowledge of the power of



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Elena P. (549)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 11:59 am
Thank you Simone.
 

Elm Morrison (357)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 1:11 pm
The cruelty in dog racing still far outweighs any caring in dog racing. For every greyhound saved - at least ten die abandoned! They should ban all kinds of animal racing - human greed is awful. Where in any holy book does it say we can make money off the misery of another species? Noted, thanks Simone.
 

Raffi LidoRoiz (312)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 6:55 pm
I agree Eureka-as happy as many of these endings might be-the racing still continues. Thanks Simone.
 
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