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A greyhound race.
A greyhound race.

A greyhound race meeting at Oxford Stadium, 1940, a year after the stadium opened. Trainer Bill Davies is fifth from the left....

Whippet Racing.
Whippet Racing.

The weigh in early 1900's.

Early Whippet racing.
Early Whippet racing.

Pasadena, California circa 1920.

Before a start of a race.
Before a start of a race.

Brooklandville, Indiana,1929.

Whippet Yearbook, 1970.
Whippet Yearbook, 1970.

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Racing.
Racing.

Pasadena California in the 1920's.

Greyhounds at the ready.
Greyhounds at the ready.

Lithgow, 1928.

Dog racing, 1920s.
Dog racing, 1920s.
Whippet racing, 1920s.
Whippet racing, 1920s.
Old racing advertisement.
Old racing advertisement.

Racing continued during the War and meetings were advertised in the local press.

The-start.
The-start.
The weigh in before the race.
The weigh in before the race.

A greyhound is shown being weighed before a race, if a dog is two pounds over the required limit, they are not allowed to race

The weigh in before the race.
The weigh in before the race.
The-start whippet racing.
The-start whippet racing.
Dog Racing.
Dog Racing.

Emeryville blue star amusement, Greyhound racing.

Running Of The Pekes!
Running Of The Pekes!

Racing pekes, England, 1960's.