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Carla and Patches: Sister Greyhounds Who Died on the Same Track
Offbeat  (tags: animals, greyhounds, suffering, death, dogs )

- 2763 days ago -
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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- 3087 days ago -
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 !
Offbeat  (tags: greyhounds, racing, behind the scenes, cruelty, mistreated, slaughtered, sold for experiments )

- 3136 days ago -
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 )

- 3153 days ago -
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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- 3173 days ago -
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 )

- 3256 days ago -
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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- 3309 days ago -
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
Offbeat  (tags: farmers, cruelty, greyhounds, coyotes, killing each other )

- 3310 days ago -
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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- 3327 days ago -
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 )

- 3340 days ago -
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!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, greyhounds, shelter, protection, pets, environment )

- 3341 days ago -
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 )

- 3353 days ago -
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 )

- 3379 days ago -
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 )

- 3407 days ago -
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 )

- 3432 days ago -
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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