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Go The Pink Dog tally rising

07 / 02 / 2011 Article by: Editor
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A further three greyhounds wearing the pink number eight rug raised $1,500 for the McGrath Foundation on Sunday as the Go The Pink Dog! fundraising total reached $23,000 [46 winners] after Day six of the month long campaign.

SUNDAY 6TH FEBRUARY – GO THE PINK DOG! WINNERS

Victoria: Healesville [1], Sandown [2], Sale [0]

NSW: Nowra [0]

Tasmania: No race meetings

WA: No race meetings

MONDAY 7TH FEBRUARY – GO THE PINK DOG! RACE MEETINGS

Victoria: Bendigo [day], Cranbourne [twilight], Shepparton [night]

NSW: Bathurst [twilight], Bulli [night], Wentworth Park [night]

Tasmania: Launceston [night]

WA: No race meetings.

WHAT IS GO THE PINK DOG!?

Every time a greyhound wearing the pink number 8 rug wins a race in Victoria, New South Wales, Tasmania and Western Australia during February, state greyhound bodies are donating $500 to the McGrath Foundation, which creates breast awareness and currently employs 61 Breast Care Nurses across Australia.

Visit www.gothepinkdog.com.au during February to keep track of the campaign’s climb towards its $130,000 fundraising target and cheer on the pink dog by watching races televised by Go The Pink Dog! media partner, Sky Racing.