Editorial

Talking Dogs contradicts accounts

December 23, 2017

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  There appears to be some confusion at IGB regarding track attendance 2016. Less than 24 hours since the accounts were published and Talking Dogs… Read More ›

IGB blames the I-Phone for the collapse of the industry

December 22, 2017

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The latest Christmas address of the IGB Chairman Phil Meeney is proof (if more was needed) that the Board have absolutely no clue of what… Read More ›

Talking Dogs or loose cannon?

December 15, 2017

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Talking Dogs, the official news site of the IGB, has always displayed a glowing affection for anyone that was found to have tested positive for… Read More ›

John Brassil TD, a wasted vote

October 3, 2017

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Greyhound followers have watched with frustration the wanton destruction of their industry and the squandering of millions of euros of tax payers money over the… Read More ›

IGB issue new protocols to trainers to combat accidental cocaine contamination

September 23, 2017

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IGB have issued protective clothing to be worn by all greyhounds before and after racing for all races on Derby Final night. The industry has… Read More ›

IGB projections miss target by a country mile

September 22, 2017

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Anyone that watched the IGB appearance at The Public Accounts Committee will remember the confusion regarding the IGB business plan or if such a plan… Read More ›

Sunday Times; Investigators not told about doped hound

September 17, 2017

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John Mooney September 17 2017   The Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) failed to inform the Department of Agriculture that a prized greyhound which won this… Read More ›

Washington Post, Phil always said that there was a lot of international interest in the Irish greyhound industry

September 15, 2017

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Champion Irish greyhound tests positive for cocaine By Marissa Payne September 14 at 2:58 PM One of Ireland’s most successful canine athletes has been banned from dog… Read More ›

Clonbrine Hero, a symptom of a diseased IGB.

September 14, 2017

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Greyhound enthusiasts around the country are becoming alarmed with the increasing number of positive findings of prohibited substances. There have been multiple cases of greyhounds… Read More ›

Keep the front door painted

September 2, 2017

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IGB is awash with money or at least it will be as soon as they get their hands on the €23 million for selling Harolds… Read More ›