A Good Life for Every Greyhound

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News // Wed 27 Jul 2022

GBGB’S New Executive Veterinarian Takes Up Post

Stipendiary Steward Tiffany Blackett takes on new role directing the implementation of GBGB’s long-term welfare strategy. GBGB has announced the appointment of Tiffany Blackett as its new Executive Veterinarian. This new role has been created to provide day-to-day executive management and implementation of GBGB’s long-term welfare strategy ‘A Good Life for Every Greyhound’ which was...
News // Wed 11 May 2022

We've launched our new long-term welfare strategy

‘A Good Life for Every Greyhound’ will further promote and protect welfare at every stage of a racing greyhound’s life: breeding, rearing, active years and retirement. Read more now…

News // Fri 7 Jan 2022

Suffolk Downs Granted GBGB Licence

The Greyhound Board of Great Britain (GBGB) is pleased to announce that Suffolk Downs Stadium, formerly known as Mildenhall, has today been granted its GBGB licence to race. Following a series of in-depth inspections by GBGB, the track has demonstrated that it meets all the necessary requirements to protect the safety and welfare of all...
News // Mon 22 Nov 2021

A Track Blog: Mark Peacock, GBGB Track Liaison Officer

In our latest blog, we spoke to GBGB’s Track Liaison Officer, Mark Peacock. Mark works closely with every GBGB track to ensure greyhounds are racing on the safest possible surfaces…

News // Tue 16 Nov 2021

A Vet’s Blog: Injury Detection in Racing Greyhounds

GBGB Veterinary Director Dr Simon Gower discusses the importance of regularly examining your greyhound and establishing a hands-on ‘nose to tail’ routine for injury detection…

News // Fri 12 Nov 2021

GBGB Announces 2022 Category One Schedule 

GBGB’s Open Race Planning Committee is pleased to announce the dates for all confirmed Category One races in 2022…

News // Tue 27 Jul 2021

GBGB expands funding available through its Injury Recovery Scheme

Following a review of its Injury Recovery Scheme (IRS), the Greyhound Board of Great Britain (GBGB) is pleased to announce that is increasing the levels of funding available…

News // Fri 19 Mar 2021

GBGB Welfare Hotline

GBGB runs a Welfare Hotline for anyone concerned about the welfare of registered racing greyhounds to report information anonymously. The aim of the Hotline is to further uphold the welfare of licensed greyhounds and the integrity of the sport….


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