Take a look behind the scenes with trainers in the greyhound, thoroughbred and harness codes.

Racing has a special place for each of these trainers, where animal welfare is the most important of all.

Greyhound Adoption Month 2022

Hear from our Greyhound Adoption Month ambassador, Dr Garnett Hall discuss the welfare of canine athletes and our commitment to responsibly rehoming them.

Greyhound Trainers – The Withers Family

Local star Tommy Shelby has attracted an extraordinary following across the world. The Withers family’s dedication and generosity has played a huge part in his success.

Take a behind the scenes look at life as a greyhound trainer.

Harness Trainer – Jemma Hayman

Harness trainer, breeder, owner and trackwork driver as well as veterinary surgeon, Jemma Hayman always dreamed of a life with horses.

Take a behind the scenes look at life as a harness trainer.

Thoroughbred Trainers – The Taylor Family

Racing has a special place in the Taylor family’s history. For Lochie, the career choice was simple and he is proud to continue the tradition started by his grandparents.

Take a behind the scenes look at life as a thoroughbred trainer.

Zoomie Land for greyhounds

A play area for retired greyhounds to run off lead has been created at Cannington by Greyhounds WA

See the 9 News story on Zoomie Land, where retired greyhounds have space to run freely and their new families can socialise.

Thirty seconds with the Taylor family

A short teaser and behind the scenes look at life as a thoroughbred trainer.

Thirty seconds with the Withers Family

A short teaser and behind the scenes look at life as a greyhound trainer.

Thirty seconds with Jemma Hayman

A short teaser and behind the scenes look at life as a standardbred trainer.