By Joanne Im It’s been such an uproarious week with the proposal of using the Opera house as a billboard for the Everest, and also with NSW holding a Million Dollar Chase Racing on 20th of October, the richest Greyhound racing in the world. Why would have these been raised as such issues? Well, the … More Uproarious weeks of cruel Racing – the Everest & a Million Dollar Chase Racing
By Tiffany Zhang “They usually use possums…you can see claw marks in the sand…there is blood all over the track.” ——Track Manager How could Australia allows this “abhorrent” and “outlawed” industry continue to exist? The existence of greyhounds racing industry is not going to stop the high-profile trainers from squeezing out the defenseless animals. Some … More Who’s supporting the Ban – The Good People!
By Joanne Im So, in the last few posts, we talked about the issues and victims raised by Greyhound racing. In this article, we would like to let you know why we are running this campaign, what we would love this campaign to do, who exactly we are talking to and what we are trying … More Our Campaign – Dog Before $$$
By Joanne Im In June 2016, there was a report released about live baiting, mass culling from Greyhound racing industry and cruel killing of those uncompetitive greyhounds and in July 2016, Mike Baird the New South Wales premier announced the ban of Greyhound racing in NSW to commence from 1 July 2017. When Baird announced the … More Reverse Ban of Greyhound racing
By Tiffany Zhang There are hosts of animal welfare problems inherent in the Australian greyhound racing industry such as high injury, euthanasia rates, illegal live baiting and the administration of banned or unregistered substances. Although the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals states that there should be a national approach to ending … More The Greyhounds Racing Industry
By Tiffany Zhang Yes, it is difficult to stop animal cruelty when it is done secretly. But when it happened out and open, ending it can be just as a challenge. A tragic case in point: Greyhound Racing – a cruel and meaningless gamble that kills and hurts thousands of Greyhound dogs every year. Why … More The Cruel Racing