The National Greyhound Association (NGA) has issued the following statement reaffirming the organization’s policy regarding the responsibilities and obligations of greyhound owners when greyhounds are dislocated by seasonal or permanent track closings.
NGA OWNER RESPONSIBILITY
“This weekend will mark the start of the eventual shutdown of racing in Florida with Sarasota and Naples’ closing weekends. Naples will reopen later this year, but this will be the end of the road for Sarasota. With that in mind, we thought it best to remind our members of your obligations with respect to greyhounds racing at those venues as well as greyhounds everywhere. The NGA By-Laws read as follows in this regard: