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Macau (Yat Yuen) Canidrome

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Great Fun - closing soon apparently

Unfortunately the dog racing is apparently closing soon, a victim of animal rights campaigners and... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
SBTarrant
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Hong Kong, China
A very interesting place with old macau feeling

Have heard about dog-racing in Macau but never got a chance to really watch it. So we did spare a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Gloson
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Hong Kong, China
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2 Jun 2018
“Great Fun - closing soon apparently”
21 Aug 2018
“Extermination Centre”
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The repugnant,vile toxic nature of this hideous place where young dogs are exterminated if they aren’t profitable enough means it’s now closed. Thank Holy God

1  Thank gravesend58
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Unfortunately the dog racing is apparently closing soon, a victim of animal rights campaigners and declining interest. Consequently it is all rather run down and shabby, but well worth a visit. Catch it before it goes later this year. If it was properly done up,...More

1  Thank SBTarrant
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Have heard about dog-racing in Macau but never got a chance to really watch it. So we did spare a Sunday Night to go and try to feel the old Macau as this industry is honestly dying yet we were still surprised by how few...More

5  Thank Gloson
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Is a good laugh. Dog racing happens all over the place but only at Macau in Asia. As long as you go with open mind and just treat it as a fun night out, where you will loose some money, but may win some too...More

1  Thank haysinarabia
Reviewed 28 April 2016

During the 60's and 70's of last century,this greyhound racing place was packed with spectators from (mostly local) and Hongkong. The starting time of each and every race was delayed to wait for the computor to accept the pouring-in bets. Ever since the restriction of...More

2  Thank Chan C
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The Yi yuan Dog Show is a special place in the Macau, I think that only Macau will have this show. The Yi yuan Dog Show just behind my home, it is very close. In the night, we want to go to have a see....More

1  Thank Tony520887
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Went for this casual trip at canidrome.It was he first visit to Thai hound racing arena at Macau.it was a decent spectacle.if only the facilities at the stadium were better.we took a cab from lisboa but he took us to this place through a Longer...More

2  Thank Punit220
Reviewed 19 December 2014

This is the only Grey-hound racing betting place in Asia. In the 1960's, both the Hongkong and Macau citizens were crazy about this game. After the legallising of the off-course betting in Hongkong for the betting of Hongkong horse racing,the business dropped rapidly. Not many...More

4  Thank Chan C
Reviewed 16 May 2014

After spending a day at the casinos going to the greys at Macau as really fun. There was hardly anyone there and I seemed to be the only one drinking but I had the best experience. I reckon is was a lot better than the...More

6  Thank BillyK1980
Reviewed 27 November 2013

I always wondered what it meant when trainers in AU said 'the dog was sold to China'. I guess that the Macau Canidrome is the answer. The venue is located in an urban part of Macau, and is certainly not of an international standard. The...More

11  Thank TopLeaf
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