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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 she

will 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: James

Location:  Knoxville, TN

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  N/A

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Welcome

ARKANS BUTTERCUP

Buttercup is a very happy friendly girl that loves everyone.  She is working on manners as she get excited and will jump up on you.  As she learns more about retirement we will update her profile.  


Buttercup has completed all her medical requirements.  She is being introduced to strange noises along with all the new stuff.

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Fosters:  Kimberly & Ronnie

Location:  Tri Cities

Status:   ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

DECO ALL REDD

"Clifford" is a handsome red boy.  He was 4 years old on August 3, 2022.

He is working on manners as he gets excited and will jump up on you. 

As he learns more about retirement and house manners we will update his profile.  

Clifford has completed all his medical requirements and will continue to be

introduced to the strange noises along with all the new stuff like steps, TVs, ceiling fans, glass doors and sharing space.

Clifford will make his debut at PetSmart on Morrell Road in Knoxville on September 10th from 12:00 until 2:00.

Small Dog Tolerant:  N/A

Cat Tolerant:  N/A

Fosters:  Libby

Location:  Knoxville

Status:   ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

WILD RUMOR

Atlas is a handsome brindle male.  He was born April 23, 2012. Yes this sweet  boy is 10 years old.


Atlas was in a home since 2014 and through no fault of his own, his adopter

became allergic and her asthma became worse.  

Atlas lived with a small child another Greyhound (Freyja) and a couple cats.  

  

Atlas is adjusting to foster care and doing very well with the small dog. 

He will be available once we feel he has his confidence back.

Fostered By: Chelsea  & Brian

Location: Knoxville

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

LFR EMERALD

This handsome young black male will be 2 years old March 2023. 

He has now completed all of his vet requirements and

as soon as he is healed will be headed for a home visit.

Small Dog Tolerant:  TBD

Cat Tolerant:  TBD

Fosters:  Samantha  & David

Location:  Tri  Cities, TN

Status:  Available

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CAYENNE ZETA

 

Meet Frayja, one of the senior returns out of Oregan.  She was 8 years old on June 14th.  

Frayja was originally adopted in 2015 and did very well in her home

but not all continues as her adopter's allergies became much

worse plus her Ashma had worsen.  

Freyja is adjusting to a new foster home and learning

to relax and build her self confidence.   

Can you imagine what she is thinking about her new life and what it will be like?

Freyja has recently had all her vet work updated and she 

will make a wonderful family companion.  

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Fosters:  Allison

Location:  Rockwood, TN

Status:  Adoption Pending

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Available Hounds: Programs

OSHKOSH OREO

Oreo is a beautiful young lady that was 2 in May 2022.  She has a lot of puppy in her. 

While Oreo is in foster care she will be adjusting and

learning all the house rules.  She has excellent house manners.


Oreo is doing very well with her new rules and living with other greys but not sure about the cat in the house.

Fostered by :  Dawn & Rob

Location:        Chattanooga

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Possible Workable 

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

LFR LUCKY CASH

Cash was 2 years old January 9, 2023 

Cash just recently retired and is in foster care where he is learning

about retirements, scary noises, strange objects and house manners.

Cash is being fostered with other Greyhounds. 

His vet requirements have been completed. 


He will be looking for his forever home soon.  

Fostered By: Anita & Steve

Location:  Tri Cities

Small Dog Tolerant:   TBD

Cat Tolerant:  Initially TBD

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

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:  N/A

Status:  MEDICAL HOLD

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Available Hounds: Programs

WINDY PATCHES

Patches is a handsome white & Brindle boy that was 4 years old in July 2022,

Patches 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

Fostered By: Kim & Ronnie

Location:  Tri Cities

Small Dog Tolerant:   TBD

Cat Tolerant:  Initially TBD

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

ARKANS MAXIMUS

Max as this handsome boy is called was 4 years old in May.  He is the brother to Arkans Miles and half brother to Arkans Scooby and Arkans Daphne.

He has completed all of his required vetting.  He was adopted for a short time but he and the other male in the house didn't get along.  No one knows who didn't like who.


He is presently in foster care where he is settling back into the routine.  He has been living

with other male and female Greyhounds, an Australian and an Italian Greyhound

without any problems.  Max also lived with a cat.

Max has great house manners.


  Fostered By: Anita & Steve

           Location:  Tri Cities, TN               

           Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:   ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

OSHKOSH OSAKA

Osaka is a beautiful sleek brindle female.  She was 2 years old in May 2022.

Osaka is a super sweet little girl that is being fostered with a cats, Greyhounds and is small dog tolerant.  She is learning all about living in a home with all the new stuff she has to be introduced to including steps, TVs, glass doors, dog beds, raised dishes and children.  As Osaka gets adjusted to retirement and all the house manners we will update her profile.

Fostered Jennifer & Brian

Located: Tri Cities area

Small Dog Tolerant:   Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  Adoption Pending

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Available Hounds: Programs

COMING SOON 

As we are entrusted with retired racers and after they are

vetted and settled into foster care we will update our website.

Watch for our additional retirees to be placed on our website.

With the closure of Southland Greyhound Racing, and

the New Year approaches we expect several newly retired Greyhounds

to find their way to GRFT to help find their retirement home.

Fostered:  

Location:    

Small Dog Tolerant:   

Cat Tolerant:    

Status:   

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GLS OTTER

Meet Otter.  She will be 2 in March 2022.  Her foster dad says

she is just the sweetest and a fast learner.

She is small dog and cat tolerant.  She has had no issues in the house. 

As Otter learns about retirement we will update her profile.​  She was a

little hesitant of tile floors but is learning

Fostered by: Dave

Location:  Knoxville

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

GLS SINATRA


Meet Sinatra, he was 3 years old in January.

He is a big boy at 83 pounds.  He tested small dog and cat tolerant.

He has recently come into foster care and as you see

is adjusting well to retirement.

Fosgered by: Ana & Finn

Location: Chattanooga

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

OFF ROAD BOB

Meet Bob.  He was 2 years old in July.  He loves being with his people and is small dog and cat tolerant.

Bob has been working on all the scary things and house manners in foster care but is liking most of them.  

Foster:  William

Location:  Chattanooga

Small Dog Tolerant:  Yes

Cat Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  ADOPTED

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Available Hounds: Programs

VAC NAKASE

Nassie just recently came into foster care and has been working on her cat tolerance status.


Fostered BY:  Kim & Ronnie

Location:  Tri Cities

Status:  ADOPTED


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Available Hounds: Programs

COMING SOON

Additional retirees on the way.

Fostered by: 

Small Dog Tolerant:  

Cat Tolerant:  

Status:  

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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.

Small Dog Tolerant:  

Cat Tolerant:  

Status:  

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