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Decline of the Greyhound Racing Industry

The greyhound racing industry is in severe decline as the public become aware of the cruelty and death that is an inherent part of it but which has been kept well hidden for decades. As attendances ..
(July 05, 2008)
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The Big Cover Up

Because of diligent campaigning by dedicated groups of compassionate people who are striving to put an end to the terrible exploitation, suffering and death that is an inherent characteristic of the ..
(March 11, 2008)
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Chain of Causation

Because of high profile cases that have been brought to the attention of the public through media coverage, most people today are aware that there is something not right about the greyhound racing ..
(February 07, 2008)
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Exercise? Me? No Thanks

Someone said to me once “if greyhound racing ends, greyhounds as a breed may become extinct. People will not chose to have a greyhound as a pet because of all the exercise that they need". ..
(February 05, 2008)
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It's Your Choice

Sometimes I hear someone discussing a meal that they have recently enjoyed. As the greater part of the population of this country are carnivores, the chances are that the meal will usually be centred .
(February 05, 2008)
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Supermarket Nerd

There is a name for people like me! I have forgotten what it is, but I don't think it is very complimentary. I am one of those who gawp at what the person in front of me at the supermarket is putting .
(February 04, 2008)
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What's the Score?

One of the principle tenets of Buddhism is the doctrine of non-attachment. What this tells us is that it is not wise to become too deeply involved with something, or attached to it so that you feel ..
(February 04, 2008)
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