UMR ELSA

 

 

Elsa is a 3 1/2 year old female. 

Elsa is good with small dog but not so friendly with cats.  She is a happy girl that loves to wag her tail, play with toys, and eat.  She has done well with children but may be to happy for toddlers that might fall when bumped into.

Elsa has recently retired and is learning all about the new things in her life.

 

Fostered by   Chere in the Tri Cities.

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: Available


DKC PISTOL

 

Pistol was not a pistol at the track in fact she was a real sweetheart.  She tested small dog and cat tolerant before coming into foster care.  Pistol was 2 years old in April.

 

Pistol will be learning all about living in a home with a family along with all the new sights and sounds.  She will learn about doggy beds, raised dishes, and house manners.

 

Fostered by   Kristie, Dean, Taylor and Madison in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:   Yes

Status:  Available

 

PATHTO VICTORY

Victory is a 2 1/2 year old male.  He tested both cat and small dog tolerant at the tract before coming into foster care.

He will learn all about living in a home with a family and what retirement is all about.  All the new sounds and a routine will also be things he will learn in addition to doggy beds, raised dishes, steps, sleeping all night and becoming a wonderful companion.

 

Fostered by Rose in Sweetwater

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status:  Adoption Pending

 

FLY SOOTHESAYER

 

Simon will be 2 years old in September.  He is learning about early retirement and living in a home with all the new things and sounds. 

 

Simon tested small dog and cat tolerant.  He loves
people, and being petted.  He has learned all about doggy beds, TV noise, that outside is the potty area and certain times of the day are for eating.  He sleeps through the night without any problems. 

 


Simon is being fostered with a tiny dog, another Greyhound and cats.  He is just one of the pact and does very well.

 

Fostered by: Leah and Tyler  in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status  ADOPTED

 

STANLEY MORGAN

 

He is going to be called Shadie after his trainer.  He is a 2 year old cat and small do tollerant retired racer.  Shadie is a small boy at 60 pounds.

 

As Shadie adjusts to retirement and living in a home he will let us know more about his personality. 

 

Fostered by  Noma & Thomas in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status:  Available

 

 

KAY FLY TOGETHER

 

Ella as she likes to be called was 4 years old in June.   She is small dog and cat tolerant. 

 

As she settles into foster care we will learn more about her.  We know she can do steps, will lay on a doggy bed and take treats from your hand.

 

Fostered by  Sherri & Randy in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status:Adoption Pending

 

KEEPER HUNLEY

   

Hunley is a handsome 3 year old male.  He tested small dog and cat tolerant while at the track. 

 

Hunley is learning what retirement means with soft doggy beds, and all the strange noises in a family home. 

 

Fostered by   Emily in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status  Available


 

TONY ALTOMARE

 

Tony comes to us as small dog and cat tolerant.  He has learned a lot about retirement in the short time he has been in foster care.  He turned 4 years old in June.

 

Tony has excellent house manners, sleeping through the night on a doggy bed is a breeze, eating, walking on a leash, wading in the mountain stream and loving treats.  What more could a fellow ask for in retirement?

 

Fostered by   Brenda in Clinton

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: Available

IMARK BELLA

 

Bella is 3 1/2 years old.  She is a happy beautiful young lady that has lived with a small dog and cat. 

As Bella settles into foster care we will learn more about her personality and energy level. 

 

Fostered by   Andrew in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes 

Status:  ADOPTED

 

 

 

JOANIE CUNINGHAM

 

Joanie will be 2 years old in September.  She just didn't have any interest in running around the track and retired early.

 

She tested cat and small dog tolerant at the track.  Joanie is learning all about the many new things that have come into her life. 

 

Fostered by: Tara & Matthew in the Tri Cities area 

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status:  Available

 

LK GONZAGA

 

Gabe as this handsome 2 year old male is being called wighs 72 pounds.

 
Gabe was cat and small dog tested at the track before coming into foster care and did well.  He is currently being fostered with small dogs and doing excellent.  Gabe has wonderful house manners, sleeps through the night, has learned steps, good on a leash and loves attention.

 

Fostered by   Janis & Mike in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: Available

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LORI BETH ALLEN

 

Lori Bethi is a real cutie at 57 pounds and will be 2 years old in September.  She tested small dog and cat tolerant while at the track.  Lori Beth is being fostered with a small dog.

 

Lori Beth will let us know more as she settles into retirement and living in a home with a family.

 

Fostered by  Lori in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED

 

KIOWA WAR MAIDEN

 

Maiden will be 3 years old on August 8th.  She has recently come into foster care so has lots to learn about retirement.

 

Maiden tested cat and small dog tolerant while at the track and we will learn more about this as she settles in.  She is a 58 pound little sweetheart.

 

Fostered by   Kristie, Dean, Taylor and Madison in the Knoxville area.

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes 

Status ADOPTED

                   

CASUAL RIOT

 

Castle as this handsome boy is called will be 4 years old on September 1st.  Castle has recently come into foster care and has lots to say about it.  He tested small dog and cat tolerant at the tract.

 

As you can see he learned doggy beds and actually steps in the first few hours but there is lots more to learn in his big new world.

 

Fostered by  Brenda & Patrict in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: ADOPTED

 

FLY M RAINBOW

 

Rainbow will be 3 years old in November.  She weighs 57 pounds and tested smalll dog and cat tolerant at the track before coming into foster care.

 

Rainbow has lots of new things to learn and will as a family member in her foster home.  As she settles into foster care we will learn more about her.

 

Fostered by:  Lori in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status:   ADOPTED

WW BAILEY BOMBER

 

Bailey is a beautiful baby that won't be 2 years old until September.  She tested small dog and cat tolerant at the track and as you can see she is very tolerant of Molly the IG.

 

In less than 24 hours Bailey learned what doggy beds were for, eating on a raised dish and she did great sleeping through the night.

 

Fostered by  James in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes  
Status: ADOPTED

FLY M JUMEX

 

June was 2 in May and weighs only 54 pounds.  She tested small dog and cat tolerant at the track before coming into foster care.

 

We will learn more about June as she settles into foster care and learns all about retirement, living in a home with a family and house manners.

 

 

Fostered by  Tara & Matthew in Tri Cities

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: ADOPTED

DOLLY

 

Meet Dolly, a very sweet small 12+ year old female.  We learned she was in a shelter and didn't waste any time pulling her out.  We were told she never raced and she came from California.

 

Dolly is doing very well although she is currently weak in the hind quarters.  Hopefully good diet and lots of love will make up for the poor shape she is in.  She will have attention, lots of food, a doggy bed to rest her bones on and we willo pray for her to gain strength and muscle in the coming weeks.

 

Fostered by  Fuzzy & JD in Sunbright

 

Small Animal Friendly:  She has shown on interest in small dogs.
Status: ADOPTED

BLUEBERRY WINE

 

Berry is a 66 lb 2 1/2 year old female tha is a Blue Fawn. 
Berry was cat and small dog tested at the track before coming into foster care and did well.  As she settles into foster care we will learn more about her.

 

Fostered by   Lindsey & Wes in Lenoir City

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: ADOPTED


NORA ROBERTS

 

Nora will be 2 years old in September.  She was a little slow so she was retired at the early age.  Nora tested small dog and cat tolerant at the track before coming into foster care. 

 

Nora will let us know more about her once she settles into foster care.  She will learn all about living with a family and becoming a companion.

 

Fostered by Bridget & Alex  in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status:  ADOPTED

LISA LESLIE

 

Lisa is a 2 1/2 year old dark Brindle female.  She tested small dog and cat tolerant at the track before coming into foster care.

 

Lisa will be learning all about living in a hom, all the new sights and sounds, doggy beds, raised dishes, TVs, and house manners.

 

Fostered Crystal & Brandon in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes

Status: ADOPTED


YES SHE GOT IT

 

Sheba  was 3 years old on April 17, 2012.  She is a kisser and a hugger.   Sheba wags her short tail any time strangers come into the house, when a person talks to her and actually even if she just thinks you are going to say something to her.

 

GRFT brought Sheba into foster care knowing something was wrong as she had a huge know on her ribs.  She was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.  We researched any possibility to give her a longer quality of life, actually opting for surgery with a chance that it would give her a longer quality of life and actually it did give her a few extra months to be loved on. 

 

Sheba was able to go to Mountain Hounds the last of May 2012 where she ran in the Greyhound Hussel, met many new friends and was able to spend nights with each of her 3 adopted families.

 

Sheba lost her battle with cancer on June 7, 2012.  She was loved by all that met her and especially her three families.

 

Fostered by Len & Lois in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  Medical Hold

 

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MOHICAN RICO RAE

 

Rae is a 3 1/2 year old female.  She tested small dog tolerant but was way to interested in the kitty.  I'm sure she is going to make a wonderful companion just not with a cat.

 

As Rae settles into foster care we will learn more about her likes and dislikes.  She will be learning to living in a home with a family and house manners.

 

Fostered by    Bridgette in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly: 

Status:  ADOPTED


LT SULLIVAN

 

Lulu will be 2 years old in July.  She is learning about early retirement and living in a home with all the new things and sounds. 

 

Lulu tested small dog and cat tolerant.  She is a little unsure of herself until she gets to know you. 
She has learned all about doggy beds, TV noise, that outside is the potty area and certain times of the day are for eating.

 

We'll learn more about Lulu as she settles in and experiences more of the everyday challenges.

 

Fostered by:  Janis & Mike in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status  ADOPTED


PTL YOYO

 

 YoYo is a wonderfully sweet quiet female that is only 2 years old.

 

YoYo tested cat and small dog friendly and is actually being foster with 2 Italian Greyhounds that are very active.  She has learned all about doggy beds, treats, toys and sleeping through the night.  

YoYo tested heartworm positive and has begun treatment.  She has to be calm during her heartworm treatment and walked on a leash for her potty breaks.  She would love to play and have the freedom in the fenced yard to chase rabbits but until her treatment is complete she has to just walk on the leash.

 

Fostered by  Janis & Mike in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes  


Status:  ADOPTED


ARKANS CHRISTIAN

 

Christian is a 4 year old Red male with the cutest nose.  Yes, it is pink.  

 

Christian is adjusting well to retirement.  He is currently living with a small dog   He is letting us know what he thinks of retirement.

 

Christian is undergoing medical treatment for his Auto Imune which affects his pigments.  He is a wonderful boy and once his nose is cleared and medication adjusted he will one lucky family an amazing companion.

 

Fostered by Chelsea in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status ADOPTED

 MEDICAL HOLD


ARKANS MONICA

 

Monica is a 5 year old beautiful white & black female.   She has done well with small dogs but has not been cat tested.

 

More information will follow as she settles into foster care.

 

Fostered by   Sherri & Randy in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED

RS HIGH RISK

 

Risky is a super sweet girl who turns 2 years old in May.  She tested cat and small dog tolerant at the track before coming into foster care.

 

Risky is being fostered with small dogs and does wonderful.  She has excellant house manners, never has shown any desire to be distructive in the home.  She will be learning steps soon.

 

Risky does have two middle back toes that have old injuries but the vet feels they do not cause her any pain.

 

Fostered by  Chere in Kingsport

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED



ARKANS PRINCETON

 

Here is another of the Ivy League litter.  Princeton is a 2 year old male. 

 

Princeton has done well with the cats at his temporary foster home.   He is such a sweet boy.

 

We will post more as we learn all about Princeton.  His sisters are Arkans Dartmouth, Arkans Yale and brothers Arkans Edinburgh.

 

Princeton tends to bark at other breeds of dogs although not aggressive, we are going to see what a behavorist has to say to help stop him from barking at other breeds.

 

Fostered by  Sandra & Mike in Tri Cities

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED


 

ARKANS BD HEIDI

 

Heidi is a beautiful white & brindle 4 3/4 year old female.  She did well with her small dog testing but has not been tested with a cat.

Heidi is a very fast learner, steps, doggy bed, raised dish and potty manners were not even a challenge for her.

As Heidi settles into retirement we will know more about her but it looks as though this was a great first day in foster care.

 

Fostered by  Andrew in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status   ADOPTED

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MARY SWAGGER

 

Mary is a beautiful girl that will be 2 in September.

 

Mary was tested with a small dog and cat at the track and was deemed tolerant or as some would say friendly.  Mary is a little shy but warms up.

 

Mary will let us know much more once she starts to settle into retirement and living in a home.

 

Fostered by  Robin & Ed in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED

AMF BESTSHECANBE

 

 

Best is a sweet almost 4 year old female.  She tested both cat and small dog tolerant at the tract before coming into foster care.

Best will learn all about living in a home with a family and what retirement is all about.  All the new sounds and routine.

 

Fostered by Andrew in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status:   ADOPTED

 

 

 

WHISKEY CORVIN

 

 

Corvin is a sweet 4 year old female.  She tested both cat and small dog tolerant at the tract before coming into foster care.

Corvin will learn all about living in a home with a family and what retirement is all about.

 

Fostered by James in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status:   ADOPTED



RF TIGER

 

Tiger is a big handsome 2 year old 83 pound male.  He tested cat and small dog tolerant before coming into foster care.

Tiger is playful, active and lovable.  He will steal the toys but then not sure what to do with them.  Tiger needs a home that can teach him right from wrong and keep him busy.  He would like a buddy and a fence. 

 

Fostered by  Tara, Matthew, Taylor & Andrew in the Tri Cities

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: ADOPTED

FARA SHERAZI

 

Fara is a sweet girl that will be 2 years old in October.  She tested both small dog and cat tolerant at the track.

 

She has recently arrived in foster care and is learning about all the strange things inside a home.  Doggy beds, raised food dishes, freedom from a crate, sleeping through the night, going outside to potty, and all other things associated with living with a family in a home.

 

Fostered by  Tara & Christian in the Chatt area

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: ADOPTED

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ACME INC

 

Ace as we call this handsome boy will be 2 years old in October.  He tried racing at 82 pounds but didn't have any interest in chasing  on the track.

 

Ace is small dog, cat tolerant.  He loves to know where you are and joins you if interested.  He will sleep through the night in the bedroom, eats like there is no tomorrow but does not show any aggression.  He learned steps after just one time of helping him.  His house manners are excellent.

 

If you are thinking of adding to your family take a look at this boy.

 

Fostered by  Janis & Mike in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: ADOPTED


 

RPM ALLISON

 

Alli will be 5 years old in July.  She is good with small dogs but would need to be checked with cats. 

 

Alli will settle into foster care and let us know what whe likes and dislikes.  She is a beautiful girl and just wants to be loved.

 

Fostered by Tara, Matthew, Taylor & Andrew in the Tri Cities

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status  ADOPTED

 

ARTEX PRISCILLA

 

Priscilla is a beautiful white and brindle female.  She is still a baby that won't be 2 years old until September.  She did just fine with two small dogs but hasn't met a cat yet.

 

Priscilla never actually raced.  She broke her front leg before she had a chance to show how fast she could run.  Her leg has been fixed and she is doing very well.

 

Priscilla is a shy girl that is going to need a little extra attention and snuggles.

 

Fostered by  Brenda & Patrick in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: 
   ADOPTED

 

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HOMELAND SERIES

 

This female is trying to figure out a new name that she can adjust to.  She will be 2 years old in October.

 

Series has tested cat and small dog tolerant 

 

Once in foster care she will let us know of her likes and dislikes. 

 

Fostered by  Angela, Jeff, Chole & Ava in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status:  ADOPTED

 

 

ARKANS BD SASHA

 

Sasha is beautiful shinny black girl that was 2 years old in March.  She did well with 2 small dogs but hasn't met a cat at this time.

 

Sasha is a ver loving, calm girl who will stand forever to let you love on her.  She also seems to really like children.

 

Sasha will be learning all about living in a home with a family, steps, ceiling fans, doggy beds and the everyday life of retirement.

 

Fostered by  James in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: ADOPTED

 

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WW SUPER FINE

 

Super Fine just had her 4th birthday and decided retirement was her goal.  She was cat and small dog tested at the track and showed no interest.  She has also been with children and has been so gentle with them.

 

Super Fine has excellent leash manners, excellent house manners and is an all round wonderful companion.

 

Fostered by  Noma & Thomas in Chattanooga

 

Small Animal Friendly:  Yes
Status: 
    ADOPTED

    

 

 

CT KICKIN IT

 

Kick will be 4 years old on June 26th  He is a handsome boy that does well with cats and small dogs.

 

Kick has adjusted well to retirement and has decided it's pretty good being able to snuggle with his people.

 

Fostered by  Kimberly & Ronnie in Tri Cities

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes
Status   ADOPTED

 

 

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YES SHE GOT IT

 

Sheba  was 3 years old on April 17, 2012.  She is a kisser and a hugger.   Sheba wags her short tail any time strangers come into the house, when a person talks to her and actually even if she just thinks you are going to say something to her.

 

GRFT brought Sheba into foster care knowing something was wrong as she had a huge know on her ribs.  She was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.  We researched any possibility to give her a longer quality of life, actually opting for surgery with a chance that it would give her a longer quality of life and actually it did give her a few extra months to be loved on. 

 

Sheba was able to go to Mountain Hounds the last of May 2012 where she ran in the Greyhound Hussel, met many new friends and was able to spend nights with each of her 3 adopted families.

 

Sheba lost her battle with cancer on June 7, 2012.  She was loved by all that met her and especially her three families.

 

Fostered by Len & Lois in Knoxville

 

Small Animal Tolerant:  Yes

Status:  Medical Hold

 

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FOSTER PARENTS

 

Will you be that one more foster home so that "Left Behind" can begin retirement in style.  It only takes lots of love, patience and understanding.   

 

If you are a Greyhound adopter, in our area and have room in your heart, please contact us to discuss fostering.

 

 

Cartoon courtesy of Danielle Bennignus  www.bennignus.com

 

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GREYHOUND 

 

Greyhound Rescue Foundation of Tennessee

P.O. Box 32554
Knoxville, TN  37930-2554

 

www.greyhoundrescue.org