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Study: Greyhound Training Causes Bone Density Changes and Microfractures

Posted: 10 Feb 2012 11:35 AM PST  Grey2KUSA   Researchers at Massey University in New Zealand just completed a five-year study of issues related to the greyhound racing industry. Not surprisingly, their conclusions provide even more evidence that dog racing … Continue reading

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Arizona NRT voted to phase out greyhound racing

Grey2KUSA Feb. 7, 2012 Yesterday, the Arizona Committee on Natural Resources and Transportation voted unanimously in favor of phasing out dog racing in Arizona! GREY2K USA lobbyist Gretchen Jacobs was there to testify for the dogs.

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Governor Tomblin attacked for greyhound racing affiliation in West Virginia

Thursday May 5, 2011 Tomblin attacked for racing affiliation Perdue releases ad saying acting governor helped steer millions into dog breeding industry   by Ry Rivard Daily Mail Capitol Reporter Charleston Daily Mail West Virgina     CHARLESTON, W.Va. – … Continue reading

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Greyhounds score victory in the Florida Senate

April 29, 2011 The Florida Senate approved the bill to remove the requirement that dog tracks offer live racing in order to keep their licenses. The vote on SB 1594 was a strong 25-14! Once the bill is reconciled with its House counterpart, it … Continue reading

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Injuries Still Too Many at Wheeling Greyhound Track

Monday April 25, 2011 Injuries on decline at Wheeling track by Zack Harold Daily Mail staff Charleston Daily Mail    Greyhound injuries at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack have decreased after a mid-year spike in 2010 led to a $400,000 track overhaul, … Continue reading

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Bid to end dog (Greyhound) racing halts gambling debate (Iowa)

Bid to end dog racing halts gambling debate DesMoines Register April 8, 2011 Greyhounds race at Bluffs Run Greyhound Park in Council Bluffs. Lobbyists are lining up votes for an amendment to shut down Iowa’s dog racing industry. / MARY … Continue reading

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Time to phase out pari-mutuel greyhound tracks

Wednesday, April 6, 2011   Iowa should stop racing in the red Time to phase out pari-mutuel greyhound tracks. BY MARK ZIEMAN 284 LUANA ROAD, POSTVILLE, IOWA Telegraph Herald For several years, Iowa has been bound by outdated regulations that … Continue reading

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