At the moment there seems to be a large number of black greyhounds coming into rescue centres looking for new homes - this is why?
A black greyhound by the name of 'Head Honcho' whose racing history is NCC(116) - 20 starts, 18 wins. Won SA Derby, SA Puppy Classic, Shepparton Cup and 4th Melb Cup was a WORLD CHAMPION SIRE who sired 4,798 offspring. Sadly 'Head Honcho' died in 2001.
One of Head Honcho's offspring was a black greyhound called Top Honcho. Top Honcho sired 10,211 offspring and will always be remembered as one of the greatest
sires ever. He had a tremendous impact on the Irish and UK breeding programs. Sadly Top Honcho died on the 5th November 2007.
Many of the offspring of both Head Honcho and Top Honcho are black and it is these offspring and some of