All About Greyhounds

All About Greyhounds

We are a group of Greyhound lovers and enthusiasts who are involved in all facets of the Greyhounds lives including racing, coursing, the show ring, adoption and as pets. Over the years we have seen a great deal of misinformation regarding the Greyhound and on this website we endeavor to impart the true facts about the Greyhound through fact and first hand knowledge and experience.

Our Mission:  To educate the public about Greyhounds in all their facets, from racing, to coursing and agility, the show ring and as pets.

4 Responses to All About Greyhounds

  1. herren hosen online says:

    Very good info. Lucky me I came across your website
    by chance (stumbleupon). I have bookmarked it for later!

  2. william says:

    hi
    what can you tell me about corner ?
    do you have to find them only by watching races
    great site
    please keep it going

  3. william says:

    sorry meant corner times

  4. Eb says:

    I figured that’s what you meant. The only two tracks I know of that put corner times – times to first turn – in their programs are Tri State and Daytona. I use them to compare two dogs that look to be the early speed in a race, to see which one is more likely to beat the other one to the turn. It’s also helpful if a dog is prone to trouble on the first turn.

    If you see by its first to turn time that it will be getting to the first turn first, it might avoid trouble in that race. But if its first to turn time is about the same as several other dogs, there could be a lot of bumping or it could get knocked out of the race entirely on the first turn. Dogs that consistently have faster first to turn times than all the other dogs are good bets, as long as they’re not faders. You don’t see many races where that’s the case though.

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