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Statement from GRV Chair Peter Caillard

Statement from GRV Chair Peter Caillard

Please find following a statement from former GRV Chairman Peter Caillard in regards to his resignation today.   Statement from GRV Chair Peter Caillard   I have today informed the Minister for Racing, Martin Pakula, of my resignation as Chairman ...

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Artificial lures now mandatory at all trial tracks

Artificial lures now mandatory at all trial tracks

The board of Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) has resolved that only artificial materials are permitted for use as a lure for the purpose of training a greyhound. This is effective immediately. Update: Suspended Persons Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) immediately suspended ...

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Suspended persons unable to be named immediately

Suspended persons unable to be named immediately

As outrage within the greyhound racing industry and wider community continues in the aftermath of allegations of live baiting in greyhound racing, attention is now turning to authorities to name and prosecute the ten registered persons, suspended last Friday, at ...

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GRV disgusted by live baiting

GRV disgusted by live baiting

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is disgusted by footage of criminal live baiting aired by the ABC’s Four Corners program today.   GRV Chair Peter Caillard condemned the practice of live baiting conducted at a private Tooradin facility.   “I watched ...

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GRV suspends 10 for live baiting at Tooradin

GRV suspends 10 for live baiting at Tooradin

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) has immediately suspended the registration of the Tooradin Trial Track and the registration of 10 persons for alleged live baiting offences at that facility.   GRV learnt Wednesday afternoon of an investigation by the RSPCA into ...

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GRV to Trial New Kennelling Procedure

GRV to Trial New Kennelling Procedure

From 1 February, 2015 Greyhound Racing Victoria will trial new kennelling arrangements that will give trainers access to their greyhounds. GRV has received many requests from industry participants – including the GOTBA – to provide a solution for greyhounds being ...

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Four Venues on Agenda as Compliance Road Show Ramps Up

Four Venues on Agenda as Compliance Road Show Ramps Up

Greyhound breeders and trainers will have four fantastic opportunities to discuss issues regarding council and compliance over the coming weeks as GRV ramps up its Compliance Road Show. GRV’s Compliance and Education team is continuing to run seminars at various ...

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Wanted: Greyhounds as Pets

Wanted: Greyhounds as Pets

Once upon a time there weren’t enough homes for greyhounds no longer racing. This is not the case anymore. The supply of greyhounds going into the Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) simply isn’t keeping up with the increasing demand of the ...

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