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International Sport

The Greyhound Racing Association of America is a non-profit membership association founded to promote, protect and enhance the sport of greyhound racing and the greyhound industry through education, example and media for the benefit of its members, fans, supporters and the greyhound racing dogs that make this great sport possible.

GRA/America plays a leading role in educating the public about Greyhound Racing and attracting new fans. The Association encourages responsible greyhound ownership and the best treatment of the dogs. Fans of a sport want to be proud of it and Greyhound racing has the best fans in America! [More]

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Playing The Game

No matter where you live, something is always happening in the exciting world of Greyhound racing. This is the place where tracks post special events and activities, such as open houses, book-signings, musical entertainment and stakes races all the way from $5,000 to a Million! The world of Greyhound racing is alive, well and growing.

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The Most Exciting Dogs in the World

Look at the muscles and see the excitement in their eyes! You don’t get that kind of power by sitting around in a crate or being a “couch potato.” You get muscles like that from exercise. You get the energy to run from good nourishment provided by a good trainer. You get a shiny coat from being washed and groomed.

Remember: Nobody forces Greyhounds to run. As anyone who raises them can tell you, that’s impossible. Greyhounds are as opinionated and different from each other as we are – and if there was a way to make them run like we want them to, we would have figured it out long ago! [More]

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All the Latest

New developments in the sport of Greyhound racing . . . Pending legislation and political issues . . . Interesting Personalities and Greyhound stars . . .[More]

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What Responsible
Reporters Should Know

The public likes a debate — and debates can only happen when there are two sides to a story. In recent years, GRA/America has issued regular press releases to the media contradicting stories in the news about Greyhound racing. People like to make up their own minds and they respect journalists who let them do that. Here is some information about Greyhound racing, the magnificent breed of dog that it was developed for, and the industry that makes Greyhound racing possible ... some of these facts may surprise you. [More]

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The Bright And The Beautiful

Greyhounds have inspired artists, writers and all kinds of creative thinkers since time began. Greyhounds are a " different" kind of animal and people who love them are different, too. Browse our store and see what springs from the minds of GRA/America artists and manufacturers . . . [Please Visit our Store for Animal Lovers]

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How to Get Started in Racing...

Everybody starts somewhere and right here is the place to find that special dog that could make you a part of Greyhound racing. [More]

Hot Off the Press!

ABC LocalWENDY FRANCIS: Cronulla Park should not be developed as a greyhound racing track, and there's honestly at least three good reasons. The first reason is we've become more and more aware over the past twelve months, while we've waited, of the animal ...
Derry NowRace 7 Track Lotto 500 heat 2 (500 yards): 1, Shanless Dylan; 2, Bay City Jacob; 3, Clonmantagh Dino; 4, Leave It Be; 5, Pee Aitch Dee; 6, Upbeat Abby. Race 8 M1 Pet Foods 2nd semi-final (300 yards): 1, Kilflora; 2, Chums Goose; 3, Wee Bubbles; 4 ...
Racing PostEDEN THE KID confirmed what a force he will be in the British Breeders Stakes starting over the course and distance next week with a flying pre-racing trial over Nottingham's 500m course on Monday. Liz McNair's Derby third has not raced since finishing ...
Dubuque Telegraph Herald (blog)Superior Kennel had a strong start to the Iowa Breeders' Cup at Iowa Greyhound Park. The kennel won 4 of the ... Memorial Sprint champion Boc's Jennyfinch finished 2nd in race 2. Dubuque Classic winner Wild Bill Reeves placed 1st in race 10. Future ...
Racing PostThree Bags bankers for the action on Monday from the Racing Post's experts - when the Track Championship takes centre stage in a match at Monmore. Let's concentrate on that ... It's easy to place a bet with our Greyhound Bet app. Simply go to the Cards ...
The News-PressA victory would allow him to invest millions in the Bonita Springs track. A 2013 study showed the Bonita track is losing more than $2 million a year on dog races as fewer customers bet on the century-old sport. Many dog track owners want to cut down on ...
Chron.comThe proliferation of alternative gambling options over the past two decades led to waning attendance at the track, which is the last in Texas to offer live greyhound racing. There was an explosion of Internet gambling, state lotteries and casinos ...
Racing PostSteven Anderson's Bramble Ted is an open-race maiden but his Newcastle form bears the closest inspection, including a Bags Track Championship victory last month, and he could prove well drawn in heat two at 8.42 with those on his inside set to make for ...
Racing PostGoing into the five-track clash, the Kent track trailed leaders Romford by 29 points, but quickly closed the gap when Spencer Mavrias's exciting Designer Cee (6-4F) won the opening Youngsters race in 29.96sec. He runs on the big Sky card at ...
The GuardianThe inquiry heard greyhound racing stewards confiscated five rabbits from Sarkis's western Sydney property in 2010 and found another rabbit in a cage next to his training “bullring” in 2014. Three trainers have given evidence about live baiting taking ...Sky News AustraliaClarence Valley Daily ExaminerNT News
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