TEXAS GREYHOUND ASSOCIATION PROBES PET BLOOD BANK CONDITIONS

The Texas Greyhound Association (TGA) is investigating the care of retired racing greyhounds at a central Texas pet blood bank  in response to the release of a PeTA video that purports to show unhealthy greyhounds living in poor conditions at the facility.

THERE'S STILL TIME--GAPY NOMINATIONS TO CLOSE OCTOBER 1

Nominations for the Greyhound Adoption Program of the Year (GAPY) Award will close October 1. So far, ten groups have been nominated.

HSUS, GREY2K REVEAL "CLUELESSNESS" AS HURRICANE IRMA BEARS DOWN

The storm is still raging in Florida, and the danger to people and animals is far from over, but the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and Grey2K are already busy trying to exploit Hurricane Irma for the political and financial benefit of their radical agenda.

INDUSTRY, ADOPTION GROUPS GEAR UP TO RE-HOME MOBILE GREYHOUNDS

The NGA,  the AGC and Greyhound Pets of America are working with adoption groups across the country to prepare for the movement and placement of racing greyhounds at Mobile Greyhound Park as the facility prepares to end live racing on August 19.

NGA ISSUES STATEMENT ON FLORIDA TRAINER SUSPENSION

The National Greyhound Association (NGA) has issued a statement in response to the recent suspension of a Florida greyhound trainer.

ANNUAL GATHERING DRAWS GREYHOUNDS, OWNERS TO ABILENE

An impressive collection of greyhounds from all over the country, and their devoted owners, gathered in Abilene KS June 21-24 in support of greyhound adoption to benefit the Halfway Home Greyhound Adoption group in Tulsa, OK.

PROMINENT GREYHOUND SURGEON TO RETIRE

From the National Greyhound Association (NGA) comes word of the planned June 28 retirement of Dr. Larry Dee, one of the nation's most prominent veterinarians specializing in greyhounds and other animal athletes.

AGC BALANCES GREY2K PRESENCE AT LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE

When members of the greyhound racing community noticed that Grey2K spokesperson Carey Theil was scheduled to appear on a "Future of Pari-Mutuel Wagering" panel at the June 9 National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) conference in Denver, they took quick action.

CONSUMER FREEDOM FILES IRS COMPLAINT AGAINST HSUS

The Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), a leading opponent of animal rights extremism, has filed a complaint with the IRS alleging that the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is abusing its not-for-profit status to benefit the for-profit corporation, Whole Foods. Whole Foods CEO John Mackey sits on the HSUS Board of Directors.

2017 GAPY AWARD NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Nominations for the American Greyhound Council (AGC) 2016 Greyhound Adoption Program of the Year (GAPY) Award are now open. New this year, the AGC Board of Directors has voted to establish a basic eligibility requirement for all GAPY nominees.