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GREYHOUND RETIREMENT FOUNDATION OF TENNESSEE

Make a Difference Today

Greyhound Retirement Foundation of Tennessee wants to spread our message of hope and compassion. We believe that a single action can make a difference in the community, and that collective action can greatly impact the world. Through advocacy and outreach activities, our team works tirelessly each day to contribute their part to the greater good.

PBW TWIRL AND POINT


Twirl is a newly retired racing Greyhound that was 4 years old December 12, 2021.
​Twirl is being fostered with a couple other Greyhounds and shewill be tested to see if she is small dog and cat tolerant.​Twirl is our little miracle girl.   ​Twirl is learning all about living in a home, all the scary things and noises she will encounter.Twirl will make someone a wonderful companion and you will have a wonderful friend.  She will make her debut at the Meet & Greet on Saturday, March 12th at PetSmart on Morrell Rd in Knoxville, TN.​

 

Fostered By: JamesLocation:  Knoxville, TN​

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  N/A​

Status:  ADOPTED

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    TNT CITIZEN KANE

KANE was 3 years old on January 12, 2024.  He is a handsome shinny black boy  that is cat tolerant
Kane has completed his medical requirements.

Kane is currently in foster care learning all about retirement, new routines, living as family and house manners.

Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD
Cat Tolerant:               Yes

Fostered By::   Nancy in Knoxville

STATUS:  Adoption Pending















 

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         TNT BIG JAKE


Jake is a big handsome 82 pound boy that will be 4 years on April 5th.

Jake has completed all of his required medical  work and is learning all about retirement, living in a home, different routines, sleeping habits, potty manners and  family rules.


Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD
Cat Tolerant:  No

Fostered By:  James in Knoxville

Status:   Available

ACCESSORIZE

Audery as this beautiful shiny black 3 year old female has been called in the kennel has completed her medical requirements.   She is ready to learn what retirement is all about.  ​She will be looking for her own loving home.  At first Audery needs a quiet home with Patience, and a fenced yard. 

 

Audrey has some fear issues of new things.

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Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Fostered By: Stephanie in Knoxville​

Status:  ADOPTED

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 PB AIR MAIL


Meet Vinny, as he has been called in his foster home.  He is a very handsome black boy.   He is 4 years old. He has completed he medical requirements and is adjusting to a foster home and learning to relax in retirement.   ​Can you imagine what he is thinking about his new life and where are his friends.  The racers get attached to their trainers and kennel help.  He must be wondering what retirement will be like?  ​Vinny will make a wonderful family companion.  

​Small Dog Tolerant:  YES

Cat Tolerant:  ​ YES

Fosters: Chelsea and Brian

Location:  Knoxville, TN​

Status:  Adoption Pending

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TNT HONEY SUCKLE

Honey is a beautiful shinny black 62 pound female that was born

August 1, 2019.

Honey has completed all of her required medical procedures and 

is learning all about retirement, routine changes, sleeping habits, 

house manners and living in a family home.

Honey will make her debut Saturday at the Meet and Greet.

Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD

Cat Tolerant:   Yes

Fostered By:  Rachell in Knoville

Status:   Adoption Pending

 

 

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HELLO BRANDON

Brandon is a handsome 3 year old Fawn boy.

 

Brandon has completed all his vet requirements.  He is learning all about  retirement, house manners, strange noises, raised dishes, doggie beds, and everything else associated with becoming a family pet.  He is sweet and loving. 

 

As Brandon settles into retirement we will update his profile. 

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  No

Fostered By:  Wendy and Dustin & Wyatt

Location      Maryville

Status:  ADOPTED

PENROSE MOXY

Moxy is a beautiful small black girl.  She was 4 years old on June 17, 2022.

Moxy tested small dog and cat tolerant.  She is learning about retirement and all the new things she is seeing, dog beds, stairs, which she does not attempt to climb at this time.  Moxy would rather be carried up the stairs but she can come down all on her own.  Moxy can be cautious,  and loveable on her own terms.  ​Moxy will be a wonderful companion for the right people and love them always.  She has done well with everyone she has met.   ​

Fostered By: Janis & Mike

Location: Knoxville​

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  No​

Status:  MEDICAL HOLD/ Adoption Pending

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CET MIGUEL

Miguel is a handsome Brindle 3 pound male.  He is 3 years old.

 

He has now completed all of his vet requirements and as soon as he is healed will be available for adoption.

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  No

Fostered By:  Kelsey and Evan

 Location:     Knoxville, TN

 

STATUS:  ADOPTED

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TNT KODAK MOMENT

Kodak is still a baby.  She was born in February 8, 2021.  She is a beautiful 60 pound shinny black girl.

Kodak has completed her required medical procedures and will be looking for her own loving family soon.  ​She is learning about retirement, a new routine, house manners and  

Cat Tolerant:   Yes

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes​

Fostered by:  Michelle and Ron​

Location:  Knoxville, TN

Status:  Available

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DUNE

Dune is a handsome red and white boy.  He was 5 years old in September.


​Dune was in a home for over 3 years.  The family dynamics changed and being a little shy and anxious boy he needed to be rehomed.  Dune is in foster care and doing very well.  House manners are great and all medical requirements are up to date.   

Dune has not been tested with small dog nor cats at this time.  Older children only.

Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD

Cat Tolerant:  YTBD

Foster:  Lanny in Chattanooga

Status: Available

STILLETTOS

Stillettos is a beautiful 4 year old red  female.
​She originally completed all her medical requirements. Since her original dental it was determined she will need additional dental care with extractions.  
She has been fostered with both cats and small/medium sized dogs.   ​

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:    Yes​

Foster:  Chealse & Brian in Knoxville​

Status:  MEDICAL HOLD-Adoption Pending​

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 GIVING YOU UP

Robbie as this handsome boy has been called is 3 years old.

Robbie has completed all 0f his medical procedures

and is ready to learn all about retirement.  He is

being fostered with other Greyhounds and a small dog.

Hope to see you at out next  Meet and Greet.

Fostered By: Brenda and Patrick

 Location:      Knoxville        

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  TBD

Status:   ADOPTED

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SLASH

As we are entrusted with retired racers and after they have completed all of their vet requirements and settled into foster care we will update our website. Come meet Slash at our Meet and Greet tomorrow November 11th.

Fostered: Chelsea and Brian

Location:  Knoxville

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:    TBD

Status:  ADOPTED

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GLS REGGIE

This is Reggie a very handsome dark brindle boy.  He is 4 years old.  

 

Reggie has now completed his required medical procedures and learning about retirement. Reggie is sooo sweet. He is begging for a bite of a cheese stick. This guy is learning all his house manners. He loves people and attention.

 

Reggie will be 5 on New Year’s Day too. Reggie is looking for his forever home to start the new year

Fostered:  Kimberly and Ronnie

Location:   Tri Cities

Small Dog Tolerant:   TBD

Cat Tolerant:    TBD

Status:  ADOPTED

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GLS HARDTOHANDLE

Meet Handle.  He will be 4 years old December 31st.  He loves being with his people.

Handle's  first encounter with testing with a cat he was tolerant.

Handle has been working on all the scary things and house manners in foster care.

He is doing very well.   

                            Foster:  

Location:  Knoxville

Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD

Cat Tolerant:  TBD

Status:  ADOPTED

IMARK SPARKY

Sparky just recently came into foster care and has been working on his retirement skills.  He is a handsome 2 year old black boy.  As Sparky continues to work on house manners we will continue to update his progress. 

Fostered BY:  Nancy in Knoxville

Small Dog Tolerant;:

Cat Tolerant:

Location:  Knoxville

​Status:  ADOPTED 

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Meet the fosters

Chattanooga M&G at Petsmart in Chattanooga at 11:00 until 12:30.  Date to be determined.

Knoxville M&G at PetSmart on Morrell Road from 12:00 - 2:00.
 
Meet & Greets are held in Knoxville the 2nd Saturday of each month
 

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