Foster families of 2017

GPA-Nashville would like to thank all our foster families of 2017. 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

John PepperRegall Tyrone, Just Taffy, Deaula Blue Max, Feeling Fast81
Andra & Glenn CrandellRegall Kelly, Rancho, KB's Turnpike80
Karla Drischel Heza Work of Art, MV Menemsha77
Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers PJ Gold is Bold, Heza Work of Art, KB's Hutchins, KB's Turnpike73
Brandy Shedd P's Rockfever, Classy Phoenix71
Chris & Shawna Hodges PJ Gear UP64
Glenda & Daryl MurrayLewis And Clark56
Nina & Bob ClarkLewis And Clark53
Darrell Pitzer HCK Helms, Lewis And Clark, Oaks Boa39
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiPar Harp37
Greg Klein AJN Maryvilletoo, KJ HilaryClinton36
Sara Montgomery Just My Luck, Spry Warrnambool35
Diane EagleWinning Emil29
Whitney & Caleb Barrett Blazin Bakin27
Rebecca McGrathWindy Lars25
Laura Milton LB's Fog Monster, M's Lan Wesley22
Amanda Erwin PD Gingel18
Lora DarbashiPaxton18
Mardy FonesCoach Elizabeth, PJ Gear UP, Feeling Fast16
Keith & Stacey Kuboske (Nemo), Oaks Toby16
Katherine & Mark HartmannOaks Toby15
Jeremy & Janet SchusterBarts Good Buy, Blisterin Bakin14
Elizabeth & Jesse Mateer Winning Emil13
Pat & Bill Shelton PJ Gear UP13
Lisa King Paxton, (Nemo)12
Sarah & Hal Bouldin WW's Larkspur8
Philip Hunt Par Harp7
Timothy & Elke Shrewsbury Regall Tyrone, Just Taffy7
Erin Walker WW's Larkspur6
Carter & Michele NewtonOaks Boa4
Diane BurgettFeeling Fast3
Jennifer Wethington China Wendy2

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 2016 can be found here