1. Be cool and Register to set your username and display picture get the full features of the site. Talk Bulldogs NRL News, match reviews, live score, ladder, injuries, player signings and team performance.

Kennel Funding

Discussion in 'Improvements and Suggestions' started by Junkey, Jan 3, 2018.

  1. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    I note there is a Donate option for the Kennel, which is great.
    So I can properly consider whether I should donate, does anyone know how the Kennel is funded, where it gets its funding and how much it receives etc etc??
     
    • Like Like x 1
  2. bcmf

    bcmf Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2013
    Messages:
    3,432
    Likes Received:
    1,200
    Ray dib runs this joint
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  3. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    Really??
     
  4. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    I had no idea that is the case
     
  5. Natboy

    Natboy Guest

    Yeah. It’s funded from his cut of the halal certification money for the pies at ANZ
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  6. CroydonDog

    CroydonDog Immortal Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2012
    Messages:
    10,338
    Likes Received:
    2,896
    Wait? What?

    The pies at ANZ are Halal certified?

    No wonder they are so fucking expensive.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. bcmf

    bcmf Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2013
    Messages:
    3,432
    Likes Received:
    1,200
    Just mucking around mate. I dunno who owns this site.
     
  8. Natboy

    Natboy Guest

    Yep and Ray received a nice cut too
     
  9. Chris Harding

    Chris Harding Steam Powered Dog Premium Member

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2004
    Messages:
    5,317
    Likes Received:
    1,246
    I have similar questions - also how secure is the payments link. If all is OK , I'll happily donate.
     
  10. CroydonDog

    CroydonDog Immortal Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2012
    Messages:
    10,338
    Likes Received:
    2,896
  11. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    Not sure what the problem is with my enquiry and why this thread has been removed.
     
  12. CroydonDog

    CroydonDog Immortal Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2012
    Messages:
    10,338
    Likes Received:
    2,896
    Hasn't been removed as such, just moved to another section. Having said that, if someone made the effort to move it, i would think they should have made the effort to answer your question...

    ... or maybe The Kennel IS run by Ray Dib...
     
    • Like Like x 1
  13. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    Where did it get moved to?
     
  14. Junkey

    Junkey Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2011
    Messages:
    175
    Likes Received:
    56
    Found it. Looks no response, so I will leave it for now.
     
  15. Rockford

    Rockford Forum Regular Gilded

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2008
    Messages:
    287
    Likes Received:
    114
    I think it is funded from Ads (which wouldn't be much) and the donations it receives (which wouldn't be much) and the back pocket of the guys that own/run the forum. I always try and kick in a bit every now and again as I know what it costs to host/run a forum.
     
  16. CroydonDog

    CroydonDog Immortal Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2012
    Messages:
    10,338
    Likes Received:
    2,896
    Same. I chucked in the $30 of whatever it was, as, considering i've been here for 5 years or so, i have got my money's worth.
     
  17. Dognacious

    Dognacious Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,015
    Likes Received:
    2,081
    The kennel is a privately owned site that is funded by donations and ads. Im not too sure if the ads are making anything though since they were introduced, i havent asked. I think its mostly funded by the owner and donations.

    We have no sombrero
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1
  18. Bad Billy

    Bad Billy Immortal

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    10,804
    Likes Received:
    4,610
    If the ads aren't making money, we should fuck them off and bring on the adult content.
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
  19. Dognacious

    Dognacious Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,015
    Likes Received:
    2,081
    Yeh, i dont know.... But we didnt have ads for like the first 10+ years, and he's only asked for donations the last couple of years too, so for many years it was all out of the owners pocket.
     
  20. CroydonDog

    CroydonDog Immortal Gilded

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2012
    Messages:
    10,338
    Likes Received:
    2,896
    Well, have more kennelers pay up and we can make it happen :)
     

Share This Page