Jacksonville Kennel Club
Jacksonville Kennel Club is one of three dog tracks owned and operated by Jacksonville Greyhound Racing, Inc.
Live greyhound racing is always a thrill at Jacksonville Kennel Club. Fans can enjoy the race action with a spectacular view from the Greyhound Club, or the fun and festive atmosphere of the roomy and air conditioned grandstand.
Jacksonville Kennel Club's ultimate vantage point is the trackside, along the rail. There are also super-screen television monitors where instant replays and other information can be seen. Snack bars and cocktail lounges can be found throughout the facility for the convenience of race fans.
Facility Capacity: 4,000 spectators
Getting to Jacksonville Kennel Club
GREYHOUND BETTING TIPS
There are four main considerations in betting on greyhound racing. These are: class, current form, early speed, and trap draw.
GREYHOUND RACING TRIVIA
An average greyhound normally weighs between 65 to 75 pounds. The greyhound is the fastest breed of dog. It can reach a top speed of 45 miles per hour and can average more than 30 miles per hour for distances up to one mile.
GREYHOUND RACING FAQs
Why do greyhounds wear muzzles?
Greyhounds wear muzzles while racing to protect the them from injury. The muzzles prevent them from fighting during the race. Muzzles also help in identifying the winner of close photo-finish races.