An excellent article written by Michele Hanson is published in the Guardian. ‘From the greyhound track to where’? highlights the decline of greyhound racing and why the industry isn’t doing enough to care for the thousands of dogs who face an uncertain fate.
After years of peaceful leafleting by Greyhound Action’s local branch – March saw the welcomed closure of Portsmouth dog track. GA’s Tony Peters said “The closure is excellent news for greyhounds as the tracks existence was responsible for the putting to death of at least 300 of these dogs every year”