Once and Always "Piper"

Aug 21 2008 - April 24 2020

"She was our friend,  our partner, our pet, our dog.  She was ours to the last beat of her heart and we will love and miss her until the last beat of ours." 

Highnoon Halo –“Halo”    
     January 1 2007 - July 22 2017

Love forever by Pam & Bart Barker

JJ Par Rage Mary – “ Charlotte”
June 14 2011 – September 18 2017

Forever loved by Judi Wexler &  Robyn Wexler
“ My darling perfect little girl gone way  too soon”

Slatex Mars -  “Mars”
December 31 2010 – January 3 2018

Forever loved by David & Gwen Sandlin

Super C I Catcher-  "Willow"
November 29, 2009 - April 29, 2019
"Our hearts are broken losing you. You were our 1st Greyhound, our heart dog.
You will forever live on in our hearts and be forever loved."
 Michelle & Brandon Brueggeman

D Ortiz -“Ortiz”  

June 26 2004 – July 14 2017
Forever loved by Rich & Holley Fickes

Nita's Montana - "Rex"

2000 - 2013

I saw you getting tired. One last hug, one last kiss I will love you forever.

Your paws are now at rest, a golden heart stopped beating today.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Kenmare Pride - "Pride"

1999 - 2009

"Do not grieve for me my friend

as I am with my kind."

You will forever live on in my heart, Pride ♥

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

  • Time To Say Goodbye (Con Te Partiro)4:07
  • All Dogs Go to Heaven0:00
  • Rainbow Bridge0:00
  • Rainbow Bridge0:00

Rj's Andy Taylor - "Andy Taylor"

2002 - 2012

In Memory of my Heart dog, my first Greyhound, Andy Taylor who was taken from me very suddenly and unexpectedly by bone cancer. You were my love.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Skiddy Oath - "Oath"

2002 - 2013

Your Memory makes me smile your love was unconditional. Our time together was brief but each day was an everlasting memory.

I see your face in the mornings soft glow, as I stand here and watch in the yard that you ran and played.. My tears make this promise your memory will never fade.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Trace Evidence - "Trudy"

2004 - 2012

Run free Trudy, you have left many treasured memories to all who have loved you. You will forever be in my heart, always thinking of you and never forgotten, my sweet girl.

 Forever loved by Lou Lewis

M's Freedefender - "Freddie"

1999 - 2013

Freddie came to us as a foster, but never left. Freddie will always remain with us in our hearts.  ♥

Jen & Dan

The Rainbow Bridge

In memory of those who have run ahead

Finding Homes for Retired Racing Greyhounds

Jesse Manuto” – “Jesse”   

April 2 2004 – December 10 2012
Forever Missed and loved by Robin Sparks

CR Money Jar "Money"

May 8, 2008 - November 23, 2018

Angels may not come when you call them, but they'll always be there when you need them

Forever loved and missed by Cathy

BB’s Gone Crusin - "Crusin"
May 18 2006 – June 21 2017
Forever Loved by Becky and mark Orman

Vinny Gambini
2010 - 2019
Vinny accomplished in his short life everything 
God intended for his purpose here on earth.  
Not a minute too soon or too late.  
Well done my good and faithful friend.
Your puppy face and heart-shaped patch forever in my heart.
Revelation 21:4-5
Forever Loved by Debbie & Dan Merrell,

Aunt Beth, Uncle Steve

Sandhill Danny - "Danny"

2001 - 2013

Danny dear Danny, you are missed by all you left behind. You are a comfort to those who wait at the bridge by your side.

CG’s Lowell- “Lucy”
June 3 2007 – May 26 2020
Our Doodlebug is now with that herd that will be  waiting for us someday and reunited with Bree.
We miss you so much sweet girl and love you very much.
Lisa and Todd Edge

Black Oak Radio  “Radio”
May 18 2011 – February 3 2017

A love so great, a Life too short.
Forever Loved by Kelly & Marshall Philmon & Family

Starr Ruger - "Ruger"
2002 - 2015
Ruger, loved and never forgotten.  
My heart dog.  

Forever my faithful, gentle baby Roo.  
Ruger-Roo says Life Is Good!  
Waiting in heaven with all his buddies,

now too numerous to list.  
When we all get to heaven,

what a day of rejoicing that will be!
James 1:17, Revelation 21:4-5
Forever Loved by Debbie & Dan Merrell, Aunt Beth

Ms Flying Nun - "Julep" TDI

1997 - 2009

My sweet Julep, you have touched so many lives in such a sweet way, but none more than you have touched mine. Thank you for your unwavering service as a therapy dog. You will never be forgotten.  

​Jen & Dan

CTW Legislator  “Slaytor”
September 13 2004 - February 1 2018

In The Arms of the Angels

Forever loved by Britt Phillips

Bobby Munson-  “Bobby”
July 15 2009 -   Febuary 20 2020
2011 Southland Festival of Stakes Marathon Finalist

You had me at Hello, From the moment you stepped out of Liz’s Van at Cracker Barrell, in Dickson, TN.
I thought you were the most beautiful, gorgeous dog I had ever seen. You came to us as a foster then two months later you Became our first foster fail.  You were a mamma’s boy, a daddy’s boy, you loved and were loved. Run Free sweet boy, forever in our hearts
Joan, Jim & Chad White

“Dancing Sweetie”
November 6, 2010 – July 2, 2018
Forever loved and cherished
Candy & Kevin Bonner

Angapelli – “Angie”
October 23 2013 - July 192019

“Joyful angel, gone too soon”
  Leigh and Jeff Emerson

DC's Elliott - "Elliott"

1999 - 2010

Run free, run with the wind, Elliott.

To live in the hearts of those we love is never to die.

Paris Envy- “Norma Jean” 

July 28-2006 – August 21-2017
Forever Loved by

Jennifer, Lindsey & Justin Cross

Give Me A Kiss - "Yiona" 

April 4, 2004 - May 10, 2019

"she was a spicy old girl"

Forever Loved and missed 


Kay Matt Kitten- “Kitten”
September 30 2011 – May 26 2020
Rescued  from a Fl kennel with a broken leg that was repaired in AK, then
Came to TN was led and cared for by Becky & Mak Orman until
Bone cancer took her life. We will always love you sweet girl.
    Forever in our hearts
   Becky & Mark Orman   

Misprint Manny “Manny”
May 22 2008 – September 30 2017

Forever loved by  Carol & John Stokes

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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.

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.

Atascocita Moxie - “Moxie Lu”
December 25, 2011 – March 30, 2021

Our Christmas baby. Our boss in the house and our spook outside. She loved attention, daily rubs and her sister. Gone way too soon, much loved forever. ~ Leslie & Richard Balcerak

Regal The Bomb -"Bomber”
March 9 2006 - September 22 2017

Forever loved by Elaine & Bob Stone

Jazzmiss  “Jazz Cami”
June 8 2008 – April 3 2017
Forever loved by Diane and Gabe Lamog

Polish Werewolf “Jack”
November 3, 2012 - July 17, 2018

“ The love of our life

We’ll see you in heaven our sweet boy

Forever cherished. Forever loved”

Rosalie  & Steve Miller

Greta’s Oddtom - “Woody”
Forever in our hearts
Saundra & Jim Sims

Keywest Maria-  “Maria”   
14 April 2005 – 18 Jul 2019
“We miss you so very much.
You will always be in our hearts for love is Forever”
     Esther & Bill Clair

Bohemian Agile -“Aggie Mae”
       2003 – 2015
     “Grief is the price we pay for having loved”
       Run with the Wind Sweet Aggie Mae
       Forever loved by Richard & Leslie Balcerak

To memorialize your loving companion on Music City Greyhound Adoption's Rainbow Bridge, please forward your information to info@musiccitygreyhoundadoption.org.

Tomco Lavender- “Bella Purple”
April 7, 2009 – July 8, 2020

You were so very special and you were my life sweet girl.
I will always love you and miss you. My heart is broken.
Carol Christensen

Loco John  “Twiggy”

January 8 2006 - April 11 2017
Forever loved by Saundra & Jim Sims

Myokie Delta – “Delta” 

Febuary 16 2005 – July 7 2017
  Forever loved by Pam & Bart Barker

Miz Zirillo
October 4, 2002 - May 21, 2015

Gone yet not forgotten

although we are apart, your spirit lives within me, forever in my heart.

Loved and forever missed by Liz Trapp

Gone Missing - "Missy"

2001 - 20012

You gave us many happy years. Your memory will ever be with me. Your paws left prints on our hearts.

Kiowa Ak Lubbuck "Lincoln"

August 1, 2008 - November 2018

Those we have held in our arms for a little while, we will hold in our hearts forever.

Rocco Oakes - "Rocco"

February 16, 2004 - February 9, 2016

Forever in our hearts

Amy & Al Schmid

Solas Jinx - "Carmel"
April 1, 2004 - October 27, 2015
Carmel was the sweetest dog.
I adored and loved her, always will.

Ozark Big Blue- “Blue”
March 6, 2008 – June 22, 2020
Blue was the biggest couch potato I have ever had. Every time any type of crackle of a food container he came running for a bite.
He got his cheese treats before bed.
Love you big boy and miss you. See you again.

Forever loved Wayne Travis

Music City Greyhound Adoption

Feb 16, 2004  –  May 7, 2016

Cherished and loved forever
Amy & Al Schmid,  GiGi and Woody

Sybil Rose - "Rose"

2001 - 2014

An angel visited the green earth,

and took a flower away.

Forever Loved by Cathy Wilder

Hey Troy - "Troy"

2003 - 2013

Troy was my second greyhound and he was my black beauty boy. He was my star nursing home grey beret. Touching many lives on a weekly basis bringing joy and smiles to all who met him. Broken-hearted but so lucky he came into my life.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Brad’s Baby—“Baby”
July 20, 2009 - August 31, 2019

Baby Run fast and free. I will never forget you, my sweet girl

Tammy Tabacaru

Kiowa NFL – “Ramsey”
July 21 2009 -   February 23 2019

Forever loved  and cherished
Tracy & Jim Kelly

No Apology "Polly" 

September 25, 2008 - October 12 2018

"Some of our most cherished friends have four legs. Though they stay for just a little while, their love and devotion changes our lives in such wonderful ways"

BB’s Slam Dunk "Catche"   

March 31 2002 - April 19 2017
Forever loved by Becky & Mark Orman

AUGUST 16, 2005 – FEBRUARY 25 2015
You were our first greyhound and our heart dog, ever the stubborn, sweet determined girl to do things your way.  You knew when and how to play your mawmaw and your pawpaw when the situation best fit your means and we loved it.  We miss your joy when we came home, your scratching the front door so anxious to get to us, your barking, and the love you had for us.  We will miss you and love you forever.

Sooner Drive - "Sooner"
April 12, 2006 - September 16, 2016

If there is a heaven, it's certain our animals are to be there. Their lives become so interwoven with our own, it would take more than an archangel to detangle them.

Forever Loved by Cathy Wilder

Pals Pickleracer – “Ms. Pickle”
December 12 2006  -  April18-2017

“When I close my eyes I see you
  When I open my eyes I miss you
  I will always have this piece of my heart that smiles When I think of you”
   Forever loved by Kaye Tschop

AUGUST 16, 2005 – FEBRUARY 13, 2015
You were our second greyhound, Sunny’s litter mate and companion, always willing to take a back seat to her, to let her be Alpha and boss, yet sometimes we wondered who really was “boss”.  We miss your head hugs, your nibbles and your big heart that was so full of love for us.  You had a sweet, gentle, noble and ancient spirit and we will miss you and love you forever.

Kb's Miss Lori - "Lori Lu"

2000 - 2012

If Love could have saved you, you would have lived forever.

Cherished & loved forever and Queen of my heart, run free Lori Lu, run with the wind.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Paddle- “Ernie”

November 3, 2011 – August 31, 2019

Ernie’s passing takes joy and light from our home that can never be replaced in quite the same way.

Sharon & Joe Wnuk

Cry Eddie “Eddie”  

November 27 2005 – Febuary 5 2017

Run free Sweet boy Run Free
“Cherished Forever with Love”
    Jamie Byrd

Solitary Great “ Gracie”  
December 6 2004 – April 3 2017
Forever In our Hearts
Becky & Mark Orman

Lava LineCum —“Lava”
12-31-2008 – 24 Jan 2020

We said goodbye today so you could run free from pain.
You gave many wonderful years of love, and being with your beautiful gentle spirit, which we will always treasure.
Fly with the wind dear boy. I’ll see you when I get there, my Lava Lad, O’Leary O’Dearly.
 Love always, Mommy(Joann Magnuson)  and Your Family

Mudline Dana - "Dana"

1999 - 2012

She's a special gift to heaven

from those who loved her so much.

Loved and forever missed by Liz Trapp


DD Da Dog - "Dash"

2004 - 2014

The moment that you died my heart was torn in two. One side filled with heartache the other died with you. I often lie awake at night when the world is fast asleep, and take a walk down memory lane, with tears upon my cheeks. Remembering you is easy, I do it every day, but missing you is heartache that never goes away.

Forever loved by Lou Lewis

Miz Zircon "Zircon"

October 4 2002 - April 4 2016

Forever Loved by Liz Trapp

O Ya Mary Lou - "Mary Lou"

2012 - 2016

Those we held in our arms for a little while,

we hold in our hearts forever.

Geneva Gold  "GiGi
Febuary 16 2004 -  Febuary 21 20017
Forever in our hearts Loved and cherished
 By Amy & Al Schmid

Simple Chic "Chic"

February 5, 2004 - March 21, 2018

When you ask God for a gift, be thankful if he sends, not diamonds, pearls or riches, but the love of a true friend

Forever Loved and missed by Liz Trapp

Miz Zamboni "Zamboni"

December 9 2002 - May 11 20016

Forever Loved by Liz Trapp

Oyez - "Jordy"

1993 - 2002

Run Free my Sweet Girl until we meet again.

What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever.

RHT Rollei - Rollie

January 6, 2011 - April 10, 2019

God gave us a little boy but took away our hearts. We will always love you Rollie 

Jennifer and Dan

Bad Lady “Gracie”
August 11, 2005 - January 7, 2019
“The tears in my eyes I can wipe away
The ache in my heart will always stay.
  Forever In our hearts, loved forever”

Love Your daddy (Ben) and Grammie (Pam)

Frisky Lyon - "Frisky"

2003 - 2015

A more loving soul we have never known.

Your Roo Roo Rooo will guide us to the Bridge.

Forever in our hearts.

"We each have our own journey to complete"  

Jen & Dan

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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.

Andisten Halis - Andi

July 6, 2006 - January 16, 2019
Andi. Our beautiful Diva; Always in our Hearts.
    Sheri Tigue

Gracie Watts - "Sweet Grace"

October 26, 2012 - June 30, 2016

In our hearts a memory is kept,
For one so dear we will never forget.


June 8 2011 - August 18 2016

Forever Loved by

Mary and Trey McCormick

Jiffy Jammin - "Derby"

1996 - 2010

My handsome man, you were our first, and thanks to you, we have been blessed with others that try to follow in your steps. We love you, Derby - you will forever be with us.

Jen & Dan

RWC Got Game -  “Clark Gable”
  Febuary 22 2008 - September 9 2017

Forever loved by Linda and Dave Rogers

Pw’s Ozzie—“Roo”

 January14 2008 - July 23 2019

Those we love don't go away.

The walk beside everyday...

Unseen, unheard, but always near.

Still loved, still missed and very dear.

Forever with me my sweet “Roo”
      Kim Hadden

Pfannys Rainbow - "Tessa"

December 6 2010 - June 10 2019

We will miss our beautiful Tessa,

who made us laugh, made us cry,

and made us believe in magic. although she was with us only a short time. she made a difference in our lives.

Forever Loved Jen and Dan

Braska Shasta -  “Shasta”
July 11 2011 - Febuaray 8 2020
He was a 2013 Spring Futurity Finalist

God entrusted us with you for 4 years. Now we returned you to him.
Until we see you again we will keep you in our heart.
  All our love sweet Shasta
   Tina & Jeff

Hallo Bet Dutch – “Dusty”

January 30 2005 - August 28 2017
Forever Loved by Britt Phillips

K Nine Violet - "Violet"

2002 - 20013

Grieve not, nor speak of me with tears, but laugh and talk of me as if I were beside you . .  I loved you so - 'twas Heaven here with you.

Backwood Rose - “Rose”
  January, 26  2009 - June, 26 2019

“Those we love don’t go away,

they walk beside us every day.
Unseen, unheard, but always near,

so loved, so missed, so very dear”
  Forever cherished and loved
     Rebecca & Dustin

Astar Early Foot - "Footsie"

5 May 2009 – 17 Feb 2020

“We will miss you, sweet Footsie girl.”
You are forever in our heart
   Nathan & Lisa

Swingin Beef- “Peyton”
September 6, 2006 – July 5, 2020

Sweet Dreams my beautiful boy. You were the very best. A large part of my heart left today, but we have had one hell of a run.
I love you.  ~Bec Maier

In loving Memory

WK Tommy – “Grey Beret Tommy”

12 November 2010 -  17 January 2020
“ Your loss is immeasurable but so is the love left behind”

“  You may have left my life, but you will never leave my heart”

  Day is done, gone the sun
  From the lake, from the hills, from the sky
  All is well, safely rest, God is nigh
Mommy Lou  

&Grey Berets (Petey & Chelsea Jane)

Written Stone – “Mr Wilson”
Febuary 23 2004  – January 1 2017 
My companion, my best friend my heart dog

I will always Love you.
       Forever loved by Elaine Gower

TKiowa See Me Jan - "Deary"

2004 - 2014

Someone so special can never be forgotten.

Forever Loved By Jean and Paul Webb

Mystical Maiden “ Maiden”

December 28 2004 -  April 13 2017

Forever loved by Rob Holmes

DEA Tiger's Eye - "Tiger"
June 1 2008 - December 29 2016
In a breed known for their gentle and loving nature, Tiger rose above all others.
Forever loved by Sheri & Tom Tigue

TJ’s Daytona – “Dobson”
June 12 2012 – Febuary 21 2017
Forever in our Hearts
Loved by Elaine and Bob Stone

Tombstone "Stone"

November 23 2009 - April 3 20017

If flowers grow in heaven, Lord, then pick a bunch for me. place them in this mother's arms and give her a kiss for me.

JD World Premier – “Shurly”
September,12 2008  -  November, 1 2019

“In loving memory…Best foster failure ever”
    Forever loved and cherished
    Carolyn & Mike Nestor