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Last dogs leave Gulf Greyhound Park, future of live racing remains unclear - The Galveston County Daily News: News

August 28, 2016

La Marque Last dogs leave Gulf Greyhound Park, future of live racing remains unclear

Posted: Sunday, January 17, 2016 12:00 am

The last of the dogs at Gulf Greyhound Park have left the racing complex, which was the last one in the state to run live races on a regular basis.

Blaming increased competition from casinos in Louisiana, rising regulatory costs and failed attempts to expand gambling opportunities at tracks, the La Marque park suspended live racing in December.

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