IGOBF Statement Re Prize Money Cuts. The Sporting Press refused to print the statement

September 22, 2014

Editorial:

The Irish Greyhound Owners & Breeders Federaton are very disappointed with the announcement on Saturday 30th August that the IGB had taken the decision to reduce… Read More ›

IGB Chairman canvassing for Neilan contract extension

August 28, 2014

Editorial:

https://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.documentcloud.org/documents/1280915/track-performances-in-2013-table-redacted-from.pdf This is a link to a summary of the track performances for 2013. The figures speak for themselves. These figures are from the final year… Read More ›

The IGB have confirmed that they are unable to detect oil based stanozolol.

August 27, 2014

Editorial:

  Report of Liaison Meeting – Bord na gCon (BnG) and DAFM   22 November 2013 – BnG Headquarters, Limerick   Attendees: DAFM: Dermot A.… Read More ›

Sunday Business Post 20/07/14 The day of reckoning appears to be getting closer.

July 20, 2014

Editorial:

Minister Tom Hayes announced to the Dail last Thursday 17/07/14 “This is an industry to which insufficient attention has been paid in the past and if… Read More ›

Harolds Cross is asked to pay for IGB mismanagement

July 11, 2014

Editorial:

Dublin Greyhound Owners & Breeders Association   SAVE OUR TRACK E.G.M. TO BE HELD IN TEAROOMS    AT HAROLD’S CROSS GREYHOUND STADIUM        AT… Read More ›

The Indecon Review

July 9, 2014

Editorial:

http://agriculture.gov.ie/media/migration/farmingsectors/greyhounds/BordnagConfinalreport7July2014.pdf   Irish Greyhound Owners & Breeders Statement   9th July 2014 The publication this week of the long awaited Indecon Review confirms many of the… Read More ›

Sunday Business Post 29/06/14 Colin Walsh Director of Commercial Operations has his finger on the pulse. People coming to the track must improve how they are dressed.

June 29, 2014

Editorial:

Breaches of AI Rules.

June 22, 2014

Editorial:

Minister Coveney was asked this week (19 June 2014) about the breaches of AI regulations. His answer could only be described as shocking. He states that… Read More ›

IGOBF AGM. 11 May 2014

May 18, 2014

Editorial:

The appointment of Ms Hilary Forde as Head of Compliance and Ms Geraldine Larkin as CEO rounded off an extremely successful two years for Gus… Read More ›

John McGuinness TD highlights the challenges if you choose to do the right thing

May 6, 2014

Editorial:

FIVE years ago, in my book, The House Always Wins, I said that a whistleblower’s charter would not be effective because the culture of the… Read More ›