Three men charged with theft of champion greyhound and €100,000 blackmail attempt

June 5, 2019

Editorial:

Ralph Riegel June 5 2019 2:02 PM THREE men have been charged in connection with the theft of champion greyhound Clares Rocket in 2016 and… Read More ›

IGOBF Agm 2019

June 5, 2019

Editorial:

The following Officers were elected to the Board of The Irish Greyhound Owners and Breeders Federation at their A.G.M. on Sunday 2nd June 2019 in… Read More ›

Seanad ‘taking sides’ in greyhound owners’ battle

March 8, 2019

Editorial:

Aaron Rogan March 8 2019, 12:01am, The Times A “breakaway splinter group” of greyhound owners has been granted the power to nominate people to the… Read More ›

Greyhound racing has a doping problem, says broadcaster

March 3, 2019

Editorial:

It is old news but the IGOBF have repeatedly warned that the standard of integrity in the Irish greyhound industry is not acceptable to today’s… Read More ›

Brexit, Murnanes excuse for next year

February 22, 2019

Editorial:

There is a boring predictability about the IGB annual report every year. Betting is always down on the previous year, attendance is always down and… Read More ›

Dublin Greyhound Owners and Breeders join IGOBF

February 16, 2019

Editorial:

Dublin Greyhound Owners and Breeders are affiliated to IGOBF with the following officers Committee of the D.G.O.B.A Chairman:                      Ken Mann. Vice Chairman:              Alan Redmond. Secretary:                     … Read More ›

Mulish attitude will finish the greyhound industry.

February 12, 2019

Editorial:

Anyone that attended the Forum on 30th of January will have heard the profound statement from IGB hierarchy that “The Australian system is an extremely… Read More ›

Will we ever learn?

January 17, 2019

Editorial:

Everyone in the greyhound industry was saddened to hear about the closure of Drumbo Park. It was by all accounts a well run track that… Read More ›

Is greyhound racing rounding the final bend?

December 15, 2018

Editorial:

Jack Anderson Thursday, December 13, 2018 A decision in Florida last month will effectively end greyhound racing in the US. What is the likelihood of a similar… Read More ›

IGOBF meet new IGB Chairman, Mr Frank Nyhan.

November 26, 2018

Editorial:

Today 26th November 2018 the Committee of the Federation met with the new Chairman Mr Frank Nyhan & CEO Mr Ger Dollard. GOBAs in attendance… Read More ›