The Plight of Greyhounds (1995)

The plight of the greyhounds: Some 14,000 greyhounds are bred every year in Ireland. Annually, 1000 are exported to Spain; 9000 to Britain and other countries where animals are treated poorly. Britain breeds an additional 5000 greyhounds annually. It is not difficult...

The Work of GIN (2000)

Dedicated to the welfare and rescue of greyhounds everywhere, especially those in Spain. The Work of GIN This picture drove me in 1991 to travel to Spain for the first time to observe the conditions of the Irish dogs racing at the tracks in Barcelona, Mallorca and...

A guide to best practice – greyhounds

Introduction This code of practice has been produced by the animal welfare agencies that make up the Greyhound Forum and International Greyhound Forum whose members are listed above. The Code is intended to be of assistance to those who own and train racing greyhounds...

A day in the life of Anne Finch (2001)

(Written November 2001 and printed in “Introducing Animals”, Winter 2001/2002, published by Amra Media solutions ) The public’s view of an animal welfare worker spending time walking of fussing homeless dogs or introducing one lucky pet needing a home, to a...

Welcome to the new GIN shop. Please note: Existing customers will need to open a new account when you make your first purchase. Overseas customers can now order products from the store.