Editorial

Orlando Sentinel: Tighten leash on greyhound racing in Florida

Published on 1/3/2018 by the Orlando Sentinel Editorial Board

When it comes to greyhound racing, Florida is leading a shrinking pack. Forty states have banned dog racing. Nationwide, 18 dog tracks are operating in just five states; Florida has the most with 12, including the Sanford Orlando Kennel Club in Longwood.

Sun Sentinel: Let voters be heard on deadly dog races

Published on 11/24/2017 by the Sun Sentintel Editorial Board

It’s time to ban dog racing in Florida.

Why? Consider this.

You’re running a foot race at 40 mph when your feet tangle with a competitor’s. The emergency room awaits you both, then a long convalescence.

Ft. Myers News-Press: Time for voters to end greyhound racing in Florida

Published on 12/14/2017 by the Naples Daily News and The News Press editorial boards

It’s past time for Florida lawmakers to bring greyhound racing to its finish line in the state.

There is a possibility registered voters will have an opportunity to end dog racing in November 2018 when proposed revisions to the Florida Constitution go on the ballot.