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Betting on Greyhound Racing

How to Wager on Greyhound Racing

There are a number of ways to wager on greyhound races. Here is a brief rundown on the rules of greyhound betting:

$2 WIN
Dog must finish 1st.

$2 PLACE
Dog must finish 1st or 2nd.

$2 SHOW
Dog must finish 1st, 2nd, or 3rd.

$2 QUINIELA
Play 2 dogs, they must come in 1st or 2nd in either order.

$3 PERFECTA
Play 2 dogs, they must come in 1st & 2nd in exact order.

$2 TRIFECTA
Play 3 dogs, they must come in 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in exact order.

$1 KEY TRIFECTA
Play 3 dogs, if you key a dog to win, that dog must come in 1st, followed by the other two dogs bet in either order 2nd & 3rd. This bet costs $2 to play as it is a combination of $1 bets.

$1 TRIFECTA BOX
Play 3 dogs, they must finish 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in any order. Bet costs $6 to play as is it is a 6 combinations of $1 bets.

$2 SUPERFECTA
Play 4 dogs, they must finish in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th in exact order.
This is a straight bet, $2 to play.

$1 SUPERFECTA
Play 4 dogs, they must come in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th in any order. Bet costs $24 to play as it consists of 24 -$1 bets.