Many think that the word greyhound is derived from the English word “grei” that means dog and “Hundr” meaning hunter. Others believe that the ancestors of greyhounds are gazehounds, which are dogs that hunt by use of their sight rather than their smell. Although the truth behind greyhounds remain undefined, greyhounds have been regarded in high esteem for years and were initially bred to be hunting companions and racers. Today, greyhound racing in Macau is extremely popular as locals and tourists alike try to catch a glimpse of these four-legged racing animals.
Greyhound racing in Macau takes place at the Canidrome along the Svenida General Castelo Branco, which remains the only [Read more…]