Knowledge Base

Here you will find a collection of fact sheets on a variety of topics relating to the training of racing greyhounds, veterinary subjects specific to the greyhound breed and information on how to become a greyhound trainer or kennel hand.

This section will be updated with more material when it becomes available, so please check back soon.

GBGB Veterinary Advice Line

For trainers, owners, or vets needing guidance on greyhound health, or to report a suspicious disease, please either contact your local
Stipendiary Steward or ring the GBGB Veterinary Advice Line on 020 7822 0913.

Please note the above number is a telephone answering machine service. Messages will be relayed to a person appropriately qualified to answer regularly during GBGB office hours.

For emergency advice please contact your local veterinary surgeon.