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01/06/2020 COVID-19 and Greyhounds FAQ Veterinary Fact Sheet for COVID-19 and Greyhounds, including key points and link to further information. Pdf Icon
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01/06/2020 External Parasites FAQs Veterinary Fact Sheet for external parasites and greyhounds, including different parasites and products available to prevent them. Pdf Icon
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01/06/2020 Internal Parasites FAQs Veterinary Fact Sheet for internal parasites and greyhounds, including different parasites and products available to prevent them. Pdf Icon
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01/06/2020 Kennel Cough FAQs Veterinary Fact Sheet for kennel cough and greyhounds, including different infectious causes, diagnostic tests, treatments and vaccines available to prevent the disease and its impact. Pdf Icon
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28/02/2020 Biosecurity Information for Participants The attached biosecurity FAQ provides a set of useful measures to reduce the spread of infectious diseases, and is aimed at limiting the impact of contagious diseases on the industry. Pdf Icon
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28/02/2020 Medical Fact Sheet - FAQs - Infectious Gastroenteritis This FAQ explains the importance of appropriate identification and management of infectious gastroenteritis in greyhound racing kennels, to limit the effect of any disease on your greyhounds.   Pdf Icon
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28/02/2020 Greyhounds Australasia - Notice to Industry Participants - Gastrointestinal Illness in Greyhounds Gastrointestinal Illness in Greyhounds - confirmed cases of canine enteric coronavirus
Includes:
* Update on situation around Australian jurisdictions
* Practical actions to minimise the risk of disease spread within the industry
* Key facts of canine enteric coronavirus
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14/02/2020 Greyhound Husbandry FAQs - Facility Design Advice on designing a housing facility that supports good physical and mental health of greyhounds, including minimising the risk of disease transmission. Pdf Icon
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14/02/2020 Greyhound Husbandry FAQs - Sanitation Practice Sanitation practice refers to the process of cleaning and disinfecting a greyhound facility to provide an environment that is healthy and comfortable for animals and staff, and prevents disease spread within the facility. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Definition of Permanently Banned Prohibited Substance Notice to Participants - Change to list of permanently banned prohibited substances (GAR 79A) made in Greyhounds Australasia Rules. GRV effective date 22 August 2018. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Medical Fact Sheet - FAQs - Poor body condition GRV provides the attached FAQs explaining how to recognise poor body condition in your greyhound and when you should seek veterinary advice Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Exempted substance - Norethisterone Notice to Participants - Norethisterone for the control of oestrus in females introduced as an exempted substance (GAR 1) in Greyhounds Australasia Rules. GRV effective date 22 August 2018. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 REMINDER - GAR 84B - Possession on course GRV reminds participants of the following information published on 8 December 2015 Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Injury & Illness Management The series of Downloadable Fact Sheets listed below are available on the Greyhound Care & Standards website here: https://greyhoundcare.grv.org.au/injury-and-illness-management/

- First Aid Kit
- Signs of a Healthy Greyhound
- Signs of an Unhealthy Greyhound
- Nutrition
- Exercise and Recovery
- Vet Examination
- Signs of Illness and Injury On-Track
- Recognising Illness and Injury Off-Track
- General Treatment Principles and When to Get Help
- Bandaging and Splints
- Body Condition Scorecard
- Micro-fractures
- Wounds
- Illness Identification
- Heat Stress
- Fleas
- Anaemia
- Kennel Cough
- Water Diabetes
- Early Education and Improving Your Chances of Racing Success
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01/01/2020 Endorsement Request Form An easy to use request form that can be provided to Stewards during kenneling if you wish to apply for your greyhound to race with any bandages/endorsements Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Medical Fact Sheet - FAQs - Happy Tail GRV provides the attached FAQs for managing 'happy tail' in greyhounds and when you should seek veterinary attention Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Medical Fact Sheet - FAQs - Wounds GRV provides the attached FAQs for wounds in greyhounds that explains what to do if you see a wound on your greyhound and when you should seek veterinary attention Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 GAR 83A - Re- Issued Advice October 2019 Restrictions on Race Day Treatments and Day prior to racing Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 REMINDER - Buying Safe & Effective Vet Products GRV reminds participants on the published attached fact sheet “Medicines and your greyhound - Buying safe and effective vet products” published on 10 July 2018.

Participants are strongly encouraged to take this opportunity to clean up their kennel medications and appropriately discard any non-compliant, unregistered, or expired products, medications or treatments including non-APVMA registered injectable substances.
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01/01/2020 REMINDER - FAQ Cobalt threshold GRV reminds participants on the published FAQ on Cobalt in Greyhounds on 01 January 2018 and 08 December 2015. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Further Warning - Arsenic On 1 July 2016, Greyhounds Australasia introduced a urinary threshold for arsenic of 800 ng/mL within GAR 83 (11). GRV wishes to reiterate previously published warnings surrounding the arsenic threshold and advise of husbandry practices trainers should avoid to minimise their risk of breaching the threshold. Please see the attachment for further information. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 REMINDER - GRV Feeding, Medication and Supplement Guidelines REMINDER - GRV Feeding, Medication and Supplement Guidelines Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Definition of Prohibited Substance Notice to Participants - Change to definition of prohibited substances (GAR 1) made in Greyhounds Australasia Rules. GRV effective date 22 August 2018. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Out of Competition Testing (GAR 79A) - FAQs GRV provides the attached FAQs explaining Out of Competition Testing for permanently banned prohibited substances in greyhounds Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Warning to trainers - Levamisole usage in greyhounds Participants are advised of the risks of returning a positive swab if using antiparasitics containing the active constituent Levamisole. All other antiparasitics are exempted substances under the Greyhounds Australasia Rules. Pdf Icon
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01/01/2020 Medical Fact Sheet - FAQs - Veterinary Attention GRV provides the attached FAQs explaining when you should seek veterinary attention for your greyhound Pdf Icon
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