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

Andra & Glenn CrandellRegall Kelly, Rancho, KB's Turnpike, KB's Who Said130
John PepperRegall Tyrone, Lewis And Clark, PJ Gear UP, Just Taffy, Deaula Blue Max, Feeling Fast129
Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers PJ Gold is Bold, Heza Work of Art, KB's Hutchins, KB's Turnpike, Lita116
Karla Drischel PJ Gear UP, Heza Work of Art, MV Menemsha93

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

Glenda & Daryl MurrayLewis And Clark87
Brandy Shedd P's Rockfever, Classy Phoenix79
Mardy FonesCoach Elizabeth, PJ Gear UP, M's Lan Wesley, Feeling Fast, Dancin Wicked68
Sara Montgomery Just My Luck, Spry Warrnambool, AJN Ex Friend65
Chris & Shawna Hodges PJ Gear UP64
Nina & Bob ClarkLewis And Clark53
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiPar Harp, KB's Hutchins49
Timothy & Elke Shrewsbury Regall Tyrone, Just Taffy, Ln Durango43
Darrell Pitzer HCK Helms, Lewis And Clark, Oaks Boa, PG Batman42
Greg Klein AJN Maryvilletoo, KJ HilaryClinton36
Dave & Kathy ThompsonRico's Sheldon33
Rebecca McGrathWindy Lars, PJ Gear UP33
Diane BurgettFeeling Fast32
Julian Fotre & Russanne Buchi-Fotre Kiowa Moving By31
Travis Moore & Bethany WengerShaddix31
Diane EagleWinning Emil29
Jim & Linda Streberger PG Mel Marvel, Hallo From Cork28
Whitney & Caleb Barrett Blazin Bakin27
Jaime Bouldin REM's Sunsweet24
Laura Milton LB's Fog Monster, M's Lan Wesley22
Lora DarbashiPaxton18
Seth Peckham & Haley Siler Brad Brinkmam18
Amanda Erwin PD Gingel18
Jillian HowellSuperior Cobra17
Keith & Stacey Kuboske (Nemo), Oaks Toby16
Jeremy & Janet SchusterBarts Good Buy, Blisterin Bakin14
Elizabeth & Jesse Mateer Winning Emil13
Lisa King Paxton, (Nemo)12
Brandi & Tom ForbesREM's Sunsweet12
Sarah & Hal Bouldin WW's Larkspur8
Philip Hunt Par Harp7
Douglas & Kimberly Hough AJN Ex Friend6
Erin Walker WW's Larkspur6
Terri HedgesPG Mel Marvel5
Addie CaseKiowa Moving By5
Pam NeimanHallo From Cork4
Carter & Michele NewtonOaks Boa4
Kala Wiggins & Sonya Thomas PG Mel Marvel4
Charlotte HoltBrad Brinkmam3
Darcie ClemenRico's Sheldon3
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