Greyhound Network News OnlineSummer 2000

One Thousand Wisconsin Racing Greyhounds Sold To Cardiac Research
Madison, Wisconsin: Federal and state officials began an investigation
in early April into allegations that a Wisconsin kennel operator illegally
diverted greyhounds from the St. Croix Meadows track in Hudson to a private
research laboratory in Minnesota. The escalating scandal has rocked the
foundation of Wisconsin’s much-heralded “model” racing statutes,
enacted in 1989, which guaranteed a good home for all retired racers.