Greyhounds

Welfare the ‘number 1 priority’ for Irish Greyhound Board as Trust fundraising continues

By Raffaele Rocca / October 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

Greyhound welfare and ensuring greyhounds have a ‘happy and healthy retirement’ should be the number one priority for the greyhound industry, according to the Irish Greyhound Board. The IGB today presented the Irish Retired Greyhound Trust – a registered charity operated and supported by Bord na gCon – with a cheque totalling €1,839.52 from fundraising…

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48 greyhounds still in the hunt as St Leger continues at Limerick this weekend

By Raffaele Rocca / October 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

48 greyhounds remain in the hunt ahead of the second round of the €60,000 Barking Buzz App Irish St Leger in Limerick on Saturday. Eight red hot heats will be decided at Greenpark this weekend. Derby finalists last month, Limerick-owned Slippy Cian and Clonbrien Hero, are among those who managed to progress from the first…

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