Foster families of 2020

GPA-Nashville would like to thank all our foster families of 2020. We are grateful for the efforts of ALL our volunteers and fostering is a critical role. So many greyhounds have found happy homes because of the selfless efforts of the foster families. If you will open your home for 3 or 4 weeks to a greyhound even just one time a year, it will make a HUGE difference in so many greyhounds' lives.

If you would like to become a foster family please fill in the online form so that we know to contact you. All the food and medical expenses are paid for. These dogs just need the benefit of your home for a short time.


Foster FamilyDogsDays

Barbara Hoffman Ww Metropolitan, Passed Eye Test, LK'S Red Sparrow, OD Juke142
Virginia (Ginger) WinfreyCry Arizona120

Our silver level fosters are the backbone of our foster system. Many always keep a door open to a foster dog with very few breaks. They have opened their home to foster dogs for over 1/4 of the year (91 days or more).


Foster FamilyDogsDays

David & Linda RogersBlack Oak Gilly, Time For Otto, Oaks Shelby, WW strokeofluck74
Meredith Clapp BGR J fuzbuster68
Martin & Rachel PyleExpert, Oaks Spider65
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiFire Rocket, B T Rex, Strike the Gold65
Mary Katherine Majors Lynda Carter, Zelda McBones, PJ Super Trooper, WW Neon Flash64
Kimberly & Kevin Marsh RHT Harp, BW's Lean on Me, BGR Wally West, GS Olivia Grace64
Jeremy & Janet SchusterCRT Iris, Par Big Rich, WW strokeofluck57
Jan & Darrell Pitzer DKC Rock, KB's Curlin, Meredith MacRae54
Janet Berka & Jody PackerHC Cornbread, Polish Mermaid53
Daniel & Megan Pentecost BGR Wicked Witch46
Sarah & Wade WoodruffExpert, TNT Fonzie46
Greg Klein & Randall RatleyLK'S Red Sparrow, Polish Mermaid41
Michael & Jennifer McLainStreet Sweeper41
Matthew & Whitney Ball DKC Roxy40
Sallie HusseyTime For Otto, Oaks Shelby38
Amanda Kimberly Norestfordwicked37
Spencer Hall & Ashley Mott WW Bora Bora35
Ashley Volk Watering Falls32
Tonisha & Adam Goins Barts Playmenow31
Jason & Katie Jones Oaks Little Wing30
Kala Wiggins & Sonya Thomas Saber Honey, Flying Zapata, Meredith MacRae, Nova I See U30
Justin Davidson & Emily HawarahMaking Time29
Mardy Fones & Ray WongOaks Shelby, Ava Maria29
Nathan Wahl & Lisa GordonOaks Sophie28
Will & Megan Cammack RHT Harp, BW's Lean on Me27
Meghan Beebe HC Cornbread26
Chris & Shawna Hodges Making Time22
David & Charlene Piatiak GS April21
Amy & Phil HuntHi Noon Tyrant, Oaks Shelby21
Karen Daus O Ya Sonny Boy, GS April20
Tara B Wallach Arkansnew Castle19
Ethan Pritchard & Carrie L Pritchard DKC Riley, Par Big Rich, Goose, She Nose Best17
Isabel Leatherbury & Michael Scott Lynda Carter16
Meredith Galyon Wiser & Jacob WiserBlack Oak Gilly16
Kate Fields & Michelle FieldsCRT Iris15
Penny Manly Par Big Rich, Goose15
Rene Britt WW strokeofluck, GEZ Night Song12
Andra & Glenn CrandellHC Cornbread11
Jessie Meier Oaks Shelby, Par Big Rich10
Cathy & Bart MorrisOaks Shelby8
Chris & Danielle K. Davis PJ Super Trooper7
Christopher & Melinda Edgerton BGR J Disco Diva7
Timothy Hiehle & Adrienne Titankski Meredith MacRae5
Julie ReynoldsChasing Glory2
Sharon ONeill Davy T Jones1
Kimberly Hoover Little Rocketman1
James & Jaime Winnett DKC Rock1
William Withrow & Patricia Gilmer RHT Harp1
Dylan Wells & Allie VickmanOaks Shelby1
Dr. Brian K Reed & Leah Reed BGR J fuzbuster0

Our bronze level fosters are essential to the foster program. They usually take 1 or 2 dogs in the year or watch dogs when other fosters travel. Many many dogs would not be placed if not for the efforts of these foster families.

You can find out more about fostering a greyhound please visit the foster information area of our website, fill out our application form or contact us at (

Every year is a new year! The contributions of foster families in 2019 can be found here