Greyhounds

greyound
Species or breed of animal Circumstances in which keeping of animal or animals required approval
 Greyhound                                         
  • 3, 4 or 5 greyhounds over the age of 12 weeks on an allotment with an are less than 10,000m2
  • 6, 7 or 8 greyhounds over the age of 12 weeks on an allotment with an area between 10,000m2 and 100,000m2
  • more than 8 greyhounds over the age of 12 weeks on an allotment with an area more than 100,000m2
Minimum standards to keeping of greyhounds:
Each owner of, and responsible person for, a greyhound must -
  • ensure that the greyhound is kept - 
    • without nuisance; and
    • if a code of practice for the keeping of greyhounds has been approved by the Greyhound Racing Authority of Queensland - in accordance with the requirements of the code of practice
  • not bring into, or permit the greyhound to be in a public place unless the greyhound is muzzled so as to prevent the greyhound from biting.