Only schooling races meeting the
following requirements shall be considered official by the division:
(a) An official schooling race shall not be
conducted unless at least 2 stewards, or a racing official designated by the
presiding steward, are present 30 minutes before the start of the race and
during the race.
association shall provide a photo-finish camera approved by the division to be
in operation at all official schooling races.
(c) All schooling shall be at a distance not
less than 5/16 of a mile.
official schooling race shall consist of at least 6 greyhounds. However, if
less than 6, the animals may be schooled with the permission of the
(e) All greyhounds in
official schooling races shall be raced at their established racing weight and
started from the starting box wearing racing blankets and muzzles.
PROCEDURES FOR SCHOOLING.
(a) Any greyhound that has not raced for a
period of 10 racing days or more shall be officially schooled at least once to
the satisfaction of the stewards before being eligible for entry. Any greyhound
that has not raced for a period of 31 calendar days or more shall be officially
schooled at least twice to the satisfaction of the stewards before being
eligible for entry.
schooling shall not be considered official.
(c) Any greyhound may be ordered on the
schooling list by a majority of the stewards at any time for good cause and
shall be schooled officially before being allowed to enter a race.
(d) Each association shall provide unofficial
schooling at least 2 times per week, weather permitting, for a minimum of 2
hours per session.
association shall provide official schooling at least 2 times per week, weather
(f) Only greyhounds
permanently kenneled in the compound shall be schooled, except for greyhounds
entered in open stakes.
greyhound kenneled in the compound or registered with the racing secretary
shall be permitted to be schooled at a facility other than a racetrack licensed
by the division.
(h) No charge
shall be imposed for conducting schooling races upon any kennel under contract
with the association.
association shall provide unofficial schooling at least 2 times per week,
weather permitting, for a minimum of 2 hours per session.
Wis. Admin. Code Department of Administration [Gaming] § Game 7.03
Cr. Register, March, 1990,
No. 411, eff. 4-1-90; CR 03-070: am. (2) (a), cr. (2) (g) to (i) Register
November 2003 No. 575, eff. 12-1-03.