Two new vacancies advertised in IGB.

February 23, 2017

Editorial:

Taken from IGB website 23/02/2017 The Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) has responsibility for the promotion, regulation and on-going development of the Greyhound industry in Ireland.… Read More ›

New job for Geraldine. The NSAI is the State agency for enforcing standards in business across the country so she might call to IGB to pluck a few crows.

February 23, 2017

Editorial:

Andrew Doyle gets a rude awakening in The Seanad

February 23, 2017

Editorial:

Senators from all parties made it clear to Minister Doyle that the Board of IGB has failed the industry. Very strong words from Minister Doyles… Read More ›

Aidan O Driscoll and Brendan Gleeson, the two most senior civil servants in the Dept of Agriculture get confused

February 18, 2017

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Peter Burke and Alan Kelly wipe the floor with Aidan O Driscoll and Brendan Gleeson at PAC .

February 16, 2017

Editorial:

Move to 1.50 30 for questions on IGB. Go to 2.47 05 and watch Gleeson stutter and being overcome with amnesia https://oireachtas.heanet.ie/mp4/cr3/latest/cr3_20170216.mp4

Leading Owners, Trainers and Bookmakers Support Dublin Protest

February 15, 2017

Editorial:

Leading Galway greyhound owner, PJ Fahy of Tyrur fame, has confirmed that he fully supports the Dublin Greyhound Owners and will not be running any… Read More ›

IGOBF meeting with DGOBA on 14/02/2017

February 15, 2017

Editorial:

IGOBF meeting with DGOBA on 14/02/2017 The Dublin GOBA and IGOBF request that greyhound owners do not make their dogs available for running on the… Read More ›

IGB 2015 Accounts & Brady Statement

February 8, 2017

Editorial:

Cancellation of Shelbourne Park racing on Saturday night February 4th will go down as a watershed moment for the Irish greyhound industry. The decision to… Read More ›

Dublin GOBA will not be bullied.

January 26, 2017

Editorial:

The Dublin Greyhound Owners & Breeders Association have issued a statement asking all ¬†Owners/Trainers to withdraw their dogs from racing starting with Shelbourne Park on… Read More ›

IGB’s plans to have a greyhound industry without greyhounds seems to be moving along at a steady pace. It is worth noting that this used to be confined to pups but overage pups have been allowed in for a few years. The IGB has actually had to abandon all puppy events as the declining numbers made them impossible to fill.

January 11, 2017

Editorial:

Declan Carey was in a quandary yesterday as to whether to go ahead with the Joe Dunne Memorial Juvenile Open 525 this weekend. The problem… Read More ›