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Music City Greyhound Adoption
Cassie was adopted by Cathy Wilder
MCGA Treasurer Lou Lewis and her retired racing greyhound "Petey" provide pet therapy to the veterans at the VA hospital in Murfreesboro. On a recent visit, one of the veterans wanted to read a story to Petey from his Guideposts magazine. The title of the story was "We Will Survive" and the veteran said, "Petey, you are helping me to do that." Lou wrote, "Today, once again, we were reminded how important it is to touch the hearts of so many and feel the power of love." Great job, Petey and Lou!
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR RECENT ADOPTERS
From Racing to Therapy
Aces was adopted by Rob Holmes
Carie & Scott Shiffer adopted Gotta Lotta and Iron
Tosha McElhiney adopted Sandy
THANK YOU FOR YOUR
DONATION TO MCGA
Your donations enable us to improve the lives of those greyhounds already in our care and help save the lives of more greyhounds in the future. As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, all donations to MCGA are tax-deductible.
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~~Music city greyhound adoption, Our mission is to place retired racing greyhounds in dedicated, loving homes. We will support their families after adoption and educate the public about these wonderful companions.
At Music City Greyhound Adoption, our mission is to place retired racing greyhounds in dedicated, loving homes. We will support their families after adoption and educate the public about these wonderful companions.
Some greyhounds do not "sit". Due to their body structure, it can be uncomfortable for them.
Greyhounds are generally calm dogs and often make great therapy dogs.
The average weight of a greyhound:
Female: 50-65 pounds, Male: 65-80 pounds
The average age of a retired racing greyhound is between two and five years old. The average lifespan is twelve to fourteen years.
Memorials to greyt companions.
Join our Yahoo email group to chat
with fellow greyhound owners.
Greyhounds come in a large variety of colors. There is actually no "grey" color; the official color for a grey-ish coat is "blue".
The Jean Marie Webb
Memorial Fund was created in memory of a greyhound adopter
to help us take on the financial burden of helping greyhounds with special needs.
A meet & greet is a wonderful opportunity to learn about retired racing greyhounds. We invite you to stop by and meet these beautiful dogs.
Music City Greyhound Adoption is a group of volunteers dedicated to finding homes for greyhounds who have completed their careers on the track. We strive to place each dog in a loving, forever home. We look forward to helping you find the greyt companion you are seeking.