The first bend is sometimes the last

As the year begins anew, the first greyhound has fallen. Hatrick is one of New Zealand’s most notorious greyhound racetracks, for injuries and deaths. This week a fractured leg, a common, predictable injury. Perhaps this greyhound could have been rehabilitated, as many that die trackside have the potential to recover, but he would have become a risky investment. The money spent on saving his life could be spent buying and training a replacement….


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AfG Cinema Awareness Campaign 2
“The Race For Life”

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AfG Cinema Awareness Campaign 3
“Greyhounds – Dying to Entertain You”

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Our two main Campaign Events for 2020 are:

  • “REMEMBER RUSTY” WEEKEND May - Sat. 2nd and Sun. 3rd ( Remember Rusty Day May 2nd)
  • “GREYHOUND REMEMBRANCE WEEKEND” July - Sat. 25th and Sun. 26th

Please see the our ‘How you can help’ section for more details and contact AFG if you would like some of our awareness leaflets for distribution or display.