The sire of boom youngster Disraeli has found a new home amongst the greyhound stud ranks. Andy Palmer, the former dual Bendigo 545m track record holder has been placed in the astute hands of leading Victorian studmaster Bob Douglas, who …Read More..
It’s not common that someone trains a greyhound to win two feature race wins with the first dog they train. But this was precisely the case for Tasmanian trainer, Susan Gittus. After learning the tricks of trade from her father, …Read More..
Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) tonight launched its Victorian Greyhound Racing Hall of Fame at Sandown Greyhound Racing Club. Dr Jim Gannon has tonight been announced as one of the inaugural 36 inductees in to the Victorian Greyhound Racing Hall Of …Read More..
Like all great triumphs through the ages, the stage has been set, the players are known and greyhound racing fans have another six sleepless nights before one of the most anticipated clashes in recent history will take place at the …Read More..
Through sheer weight of numbers Primo Uno has taken an early lead in the AGRA Sire Rankings for January 2009, just ahead of Hallucinate** who had a stellar January with Lilley Criminal and Fedex both scoring group wins. In the AGRA Dam Rankings the super producer Thai Again has taken the lead through the deeds of Magnifique, Hendrix and Radio Star, while Go Shoopa is second by just 1 point, mainly through the ultra consistent efforts of Gunnadoo Magic.Read More..
The greyhound racing industry has been rocked with news that the publicly listed Genetic Technologies (GTG) has bought out John Newell’s New South Wales based Frozen Puppies Dot Com.
Former speed queen Betty’s Angel – rated Australia’s greatest female sprinter of the noughties – has failed to conceive following a frozen semen insemination to Irish stud sensation Spiral Nikita. Betty’s Angel was due to whelp today, but a recent …Read More..
A failure in one of two frozen semen storage devices at Bendigo’s McIvor Road Vet Clinic has caused panic amongst Australian studmasters and breeders. The AGRA licensed storage facilty, had a storage canister fail last Wednesday 9th April 2008. That …Read More..