Export of racing greyhounds

Greyhound Racing Victoria reminds all participants about their obligations under Greyhound Australasia (GA) Rule 124 which covers greyhound export requirements. It is the responsibility of all registered participants to be aware of all rules and laws covering greyhound welfare including GA’s  ‘Required Standards for Countries Seeking to Import Australian Greyhounds’ which GRV endorses. This includes…

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Are you ready for the new Pink Card breeding rules?

Victorian greyhound racing participants have until 1st February 2016 to prepare for new National Rule provisions covering registration of breeding females through a Breeding Identification Card, also known as a Pink Card. The amended Greyhound Australasia Rules (GAR), effective from 1 December 2015, includes GAR 127 (6) through to (12), which requires Victorian participants to…

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CEO Monthly Update – January 2016

Welcome to what will be a very busy 2016 for Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) and our sport in general. Among the changes coming up will be a new and improved Informer with a new title, starting with the February issue. The changes will build on the hundreds of responses we have received from our survey of the Informer’s readership and I thank everyone who took the time to let us know what you think and the suggested improvements.

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Victorian transition period for breeding rule changes

Victorian greyhound industry participants will have a two month transitional period from 1 December 2015 to get ready for new National Rule provisions covering registration of breeding females through a Breeding Identification Card, also known as a Pink Card. The amended Greyhound Australasia Rules (GAR), effective from 1 December 2015, includes GAR 127 (6) through…

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Proposed New Breeding Rules

As part of the National Greyhound Welfare Strategy, Greyhounds Australasia is proposing to introduce some national rule changes relating to brood bitches and breeding.  The following will help you to understand what is being proposed and why.   What will the proposed changes mean? There are four key changes being proposed that participants need to be…

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