Monthly Archives: August 2010

Wheeling Island to Renovate Greyhound Racetrack

Wheeling Island to Renovate Racetrack  8-25-10  WTRF ch7  Wheeling, WV Greyhound racing will be stopped for two periods for a resurfacing project. “Recently we have experienced an inordinate number of injuries in our live racing, above the statistical norm. We … Continue reading

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Wheeling Island casino halts greyhound racing to rebuild dog track

Wheeling Island casino halts racing to rebuild dog track  Zanesville Times Recorder  8-25-10 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A spike in greyhound injuries since May has halted live racing at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack, where officials said Wednesday they plan a track … Continue reading

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Wheeling, W.Va. Greyhound track cites dog injuries in replacing track

The Associated Press August 25, 2010, 11:45AM ET  Bloomberg Business Week W.Va. track cites dog injuries in replacing track <!–[4] end remove , replace with following code block –>MORGANTOWN, W.Va. A spike in greyhound injuries has halted racing at Wheeling … Continue reading

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Greyhound Credit Card

Greyhound Credit Card Apply for a GREY2K USA Visa card now and generate an immediate $50 gift for the greyhounds. A percentage of all retail purchases will also be donated right back to GREY2K USA each month.    

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Is the future of Florida greyhound racing on the decline?

Is the future of Florida greyhound racing on the decline? April 27th, 2010 3:48 pm ET       Animal activists in West Palm Beach held a demonstration over the weekend to protest the the Palm Beach Kennel Club. Their message? End greyhound … Continue reading

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Dogs Always Loose at Greyhound Tracks

Greyhound racing is first and foremost a business, and trainers and track owners place financial gain over the welfare of animals. Florida is home to more tracks (thirteen) than anywhere else in the country. When greyhounds do not run profitably, … Continue reading

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Greyhound dies of injuries suffered during race at Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club

Greyhound dies of injuries suffered during race at Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club August 18th, 2010 Today, ARFF was contacted by an individual who witnessed a tragic incident at the Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club on Saturday, August 14. During the 7th race on … Continue reading

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