IGB, A hostile place for ladies

October 19, 2018

Editorial:

The Global Leadership Forecast 2014–2015 concluded that “gender diversity in your leadership pool means greater diversity of thought, which, in turn, leads to improved problem solving and greater… Read More ›

Public Accounts Committee 11/10/2018

October 18, 2018

Editorial:

Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees Thursday, 11 October 2018 What are Committees? Public Accounts Committee Business of Committee All Committee meetings on 11 Oct 2018«… Read More ›

Harolds Cross or Double Cross

October 11, 2018

Editorial:

          The Times Tuesday October 8 2018 Documents show that Seán Ó Foghlú, secretary general of the Department of Education, told… Read More ›

Challenge over investigation into greyhound who tested positive for banned substance dismissed

September 29, 2018

Editorial:

28/09/2018 THE HIGH COURT has dismissed a greyhound trainer’s action against the Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) inquiry into findings that a dog had traces of a prohibited… Read More ›

The sting of a dieing wasp

August 21, 2018

Editorial:

14/August/2018 Kilkenny Greyhound track is to receive a grant of €1 million from Bord na gCon (The Irish Greyhound Board). The investment is included in… Read More ›

Phil drives a few more nails into the greyhound industry and then tries to spin it as something positive

July 19, 2018

Editorial:

Phil Meaney is quoted in Talking Dogs today stating,”the business model for greyhound racing is changing and the IGB is embracing technology and developing new… Read More ›

Cork Laurels protest 16/06/2018

June 16, 2018

Editorial:

The Rebel County is proving a difficult frontier for IGB. A growing frustration has developed among the natives as they grow tired of the failure… Read More ›

Sunday Times 27/05/2018: IGB admits that poor track maintenance was responsible for serious injuries.

May 27, 2018

Editorial:

Mullingar greyhound race track had the highest rate of injuries and deaths for dogs in each of the past three years, a Sunday Times analysis… Read More ›

IGOBF meet with Ger Dollard, CEO of IGB

May 23, 2018

Editorial:

14 May 2018 Meeting between IGOBF and CEO of Irish Greyhound Board IGB- Ger Dollard, Mike Murnane & Mairead Cullen IGOBF- Bill Murphy, Dave Cunningham,… Read More ›

Windfall for anyone that sold dogs through the official sales.

May 18, 2018

Editorial:

Anyone that has sold a greyhound through a public sale in Ireland since 1987 is entitled to a refund if they have paid more than… Read More ›