Viewers of Monday night’s Four Corners were shocked to see greyhound trainers using the illegal practice of live baiting, which involves tying live animals such as possums, rabbits and piglets to race posts to motivate the dogs to run faster in races. Ultimately, the animals are mauled to death.
Crikey Clarifier: has greyhound racing gone to the dogs?
After Monday night's explosive Four Corners investigation into the use of live bait during greyhound races, the industry is scrambling to right itself. Crikey intern Abbey Casey reports.