Greyhound welfare Contents

Contents

Terms of Reference

Summary

Introduction

1 Effectiveness of the regulatory framework

The regulatory framework

Current structure

Scope of the 2010 Regulations

Impact of the Regulations

Strengths of the 2010 Regulations

Weaknesses of the 2010 Regulations

Areas of concern

2 Data and transparency

Transparency

Injury and euthanasia data

Drawing comparisons

Current data

3 Kennelling

Kennelling standards away from the track

Kennel hands and husbandry

Improving kennel standards

4 Retirement: traceability and rehoming

Traceability

Rehoming

Health and rehoming

5 Financing welfare and the role of bookmakers

BAGS racing

Voluntary levy

Improving welfare finance

A statutory levy?

6 Self-regulation: a success?

Looking forward

Conclusions and recommendations

Sub-Committee Formal Minutes

Committee Formal Minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




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Prepared 22 February 2016