Proposed Greyhound Welfare Code of Practice

Proposed Greyhound Welfare Code of Practice

The Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission has announced the release of a draft NSW Greyhound Welfare Code of Practice (draft Code) which is now open for public consultation. The Code was identified by the NSW Government’s Greyhound Industry Reform Panel as a key reform needed to drive long term improvements in animal welfare in the…

GRNSW Red and Yellow Bushfire Appeal

Every time in January when a greyhound wearing the one rug or the five rug wins an event on a NSW TAB track, Greyhound Racing NSW will donate $100 to the bushfire appeal. The significance of the two numbers is simply that the one and the five carry the red and yellow rugs respectively, colours…

Chase champ chasing more silverware

At Goulburn on Tuesday, Good Odds Harada took his winnings to $1,139,650 with an additionally $2,000 joining the $1 million he won last Friday night, with victory in a heat of the Goulburn Cup. And judging by the performance at his first look at the track and the box draw for next Sunday’s Final, that…

Joe has never been happier, training Joe

Fastest qualifier for Sunday’s Goulburn Workers Club Fireball final is Here Comes Joe, whose owner-trainer Jihad “Joe” Estephan has been training greyhounds for just two months. Here Comes Joe, at just 18 months of age the baby of the field, blitzed his rivals in last Tuesday’s third heat of the Fireball, winning easily and covering…