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We’ve been muzzled for raising dogs’ welfare, say whistleblowers

Members of the national committee of the Irish Greyhound Owners and Breeders Federation (IGOBF) claim that the IGB is now working with a breakaway group who are not critical of issues in the sport

Aaron Rogan

News Correspondent

@aarrogan
7th July, 2019
Greyhound racing is under increasing pressure over its image

Greyhound industry whistleblowers claim they have been silenced after raising concerns about doping and animal welfare to the Irish Greyhound Board (IGB).

Members of the national committee of the Irish Greyhound Owners and Breeders Federation (IGOBF) claim that the IGB is now working with a breakaway group who are not critical of issues in the sport.

The IGOBF is one of a number of trade bodies that can nominate candidates for the Seanad, leading to...

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