Foster families of 2019

GPA-Nashville would like to thank all our foster families of 2019. 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

Angela Winnette Braska Graffiti, RPG Help Somebody164
Matthew & Whitney Ball Winta Jackal, PG My Hero, Spahkuhlah142
Spencer Hall & Ashley Mott Pat C Greenlight, Pat C Bye Bye, AB Bella Joy130
Karen Daus WW Joe Montana, SH Pierre Park, CBJ Tundra111
Mark Hubbard ADH Rowdy Rhonda, WW's Blaney Park, Bob's Gibbs, L's Frisbee, C Tony Stark106
Justin Davidson & Emily HawarahRPG Help Somebody105

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

Sophia HarrisAJN Unrest Later, Atascocita Alone78
Chassidy OverstreetPJ Im Sprung, Kristen K, ADH Rowdy Rhonda, BL Sweetie Pie, Fly M Ring Pop, Bob's Gibbs, Flying Lil Papi75
Jeremy & Janet SchusterGolden Fancy75
Teron Butler Bob's Merck74
Christy Fancher Black Oak Freak62
Mardy Fones & Ray WongADH Rowdy Rhonda, BL Sweetie Pie, BGR Shere Khan, PG Kip55
Amy Buck & Phil HuntWW's Infallible, PS All Chalk, Turbo Cuban Chip, WW Top Notch52
Phil Kingsley & Michelle ReyzerAMF Country Star50
Jenny Negron & Zack YanezPat C Greenlight50
Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers ADH Rowdy Rhonda45
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiBig Black Pearl45
Alison & Brian Warford ADH Rowdy Rhonda, Pat C Brick, PS All Chalk44
Craig & Robin Hanloh Cry Hester43
John PepperPG My Hero, RPG Help Somebody, Bob's Gibbs, Bob's Merck41
Sheila Smith CBJ Igloo39
Susan Allen Broersma RPG Help Somebody, BGR Shere Khan34
Jillian HowellPfannys Gin Fizz, CBJ Igloo, Bob's Merck31
Chris & Shawna Hodges Cry Hester, TCS Speed Ball30
Eric & Grayce Fleet CTW Chunky Monkey, GS Malachi28
Barbara L Miller & Daniel E Feeser ADH Rowdy Rhonda28
Rachel Adler & Abby KinneyJS WatchMeWiggle, Flying Lil Papi26
Greg Klein & Randall RatleyKristen K, ADH Rowdy Rhonda24
Leigh & Chris DrennanFlying Pyrenees24
Cindy Matar BGR Shere Khan, BGR Ham Porter19
Alexander Sherry & Carrie Barlow CBJ Igloo, Bob's Merck17
Virginia (Ginger) WinfreyRPG Help Somebody, PJ Loveyourself16
Wendy & Frank Ellmo Braska Graffiti15
Ethan Pritchard & Carrie L Pritchard Coach Martin, Bob's Gibbs, Hey Deuce15
Sara Montgomery Fly M Jasmine, Coach Fluharty14
Kimberly Hoover Fly R Tucson14
Charles & Chelsie Nicole Boyette Fly M Jafar14
Andra & Glenn CrandellAMF Country Star, Bob's Merck, Flying Pyrenees, Coach Fresh12
Eric & Rachel Jerrell WW Surfboard10
Jennifer & Joe MekoRPG Help Somebody9
Brandy Shedd Fly M Jafar8
Craig & Ashlee Kaye MRK Undercover, Black Oak Freak8
Lauren Brooks & John Gregory JS WatchMeWiggle7
Nathan Wahl & Lisa GordonRio Just Crusing7
Ann & Marshall Sanford Bob's Merck5
Jill & Joel AndreasenKB's Rudder4
Abby Johnson Flying Doll Face3
Christopher Hunter & Anthony Johnston Atascocita Alwin3
Lynn & Matthew ReedKristen K3
Meredith Galyon BGR Ham Porter1

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 2018 can be found here