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

Matthew & Whitney Ball Winta Jackal, PG My Hero, Spahkuhlah, CRT Milo, IMark Brim171
Angela Winnette Braska Graffiti, RPG Help Somebody164
Mark Hubbard ADH Rowdy Rhonda, WW's Blaney Park, Bob's Gibbs, L's Frisbee, C Tony Stark, Atascocita Alwin, LJ Investigator152
Spencer Hall & Ashley Mott Pat C Greenlight, Pat C Bye Bye, AB Bella Joy145
Karen Daus WW Joe Montana, SH Pierre Park, CBJ Tundra, Tweet Me135
Mardy Fones & Ray WongADH Rowdy Rhonda, BL Sweetie Pie, BGR Shere Khan, PG Kip135
Jeremy & Janet SchusterWhere's Fly Girl, Golden Fancy, PG Kip, Hey Deuce133
Justin Davidson & Emily HawarahTurbo Scapolite, RPG Help Somebody, WW Bonfire131
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiBig Black Pearl, Tyrone Meirs, AMF Magic Trix112
Jillian HowellPfannys Gin Fizz, CBJ Igloo, Bob's Merck, Up In Smoke105
Stacy Carlton & Kelly NewtonBGR Shere Khan, Bob's Gibbs102

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

Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers ADH Rowdy Rhonda, Fly R Tucson, Capitlpunishment82
Virginia (Ginger) WinfreyRPG Help Somebody, PJ Loveyourself, Vaporman81
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
Teron Butler Bob's Merck74
Meredith Galyon & Jacob WiserBGR Ham Porter, Tyrone Meirs, AMF Magic Trix71
Amy Buck & Phil HuntWW's Infallible, PS All Chalk, Turbo Cuban Chip, WW Top Notch69
Christy Fancher Black Oak Freak62
Christopher Hunter & Anthony JohnstonAtascocita Alwin62
Alison & Brian Warford Turbo Scapolite, ADH Rowdy Rhonda, Pat C Brick, PS All Chalk56
Jenny Negron & Zack YanezPat C Greenlight, WW Top Notch52
Phil Kingsley & Michelle ReyzerAMF Country Star50
Benjie & Tonya Lloyd Fly M Jasmine48
Ethan Pritchard & Carrie L Pritchard Coach Martin, Bob's Gibbs, Hey Deuce, Jays For Queens46
Kimberly Hoover Fly R Tucson, BGR SnowballKing44
Craig & Robin Hanloh Cry Hester43
Susan Allen Broersma RPG Help Somebody, BGR Shere Khan, Showman43
John PepperPG My Hero, RPG Help Somebody, Bob's Gibbs, Bob's Merck41
Sheila Smith CBJ Igloo39
Andra & Glenn CrandellArtex Triton, AMF Country Star, Bob's Merck, Flying Pyrenees, Coach Fresh, Flying Clinique35
Daniel S Pomeroy & Candy Wence LK's Choot Em35
Chris & Shawna Hodges Cry Hester, TCS Speed Ball, PS All Chalk34
Eric Anderson & Jennifer EngleBig Black Pearl33
Jessica Davis AJN Red Wolf, XM Cruizin33
Greg Klein & Randall RatleyKristen K, ADH Rowdy Rhonda, She A Shady Lady31
Kelly & Elizabeth LeNeave Artex Triton29
Barbara L Miller & Daniel E Feeser ADH Rowdy Rhonda28
Eric & Grayce Fleet CTW Chunky Monkey, GS Malachi28
Rachel Adler & Abby KinneyJS WatchMeWiggle, Flying Lil Papi26
Leigh & Chris DrennanFlying Pyrenees24
Cindy Matar BGR Shere Khan, BGR Ham Porter19
Alexander & Carrie SherryCBJ Igloo, Bob's Merck17
Lynn & Matthew ReedKristen K, RPG Help Somebody17
Kala Wiggins & Sonya Thomas IMark Brim, Fly QueenLatifah16
Wendy & Frank Ellmo Braska Graffiti15
Charles & Chelsie Nicole Boyette Fly M Jafar14
Kristy Wesson GregTurbo Cuban Chip14
Sara Montgomery Fly M Jasmine, Coach Fluharty14
Megan & Megan Ramsey AB Bella Joy, CBJ Tundra, Fly R Tucson13
Jessica & Jim Folger Hey Deuce13
Michael Bradshaw XM Cruizin13
Michael Pauley & Steve Burress Fly T Rock News12
Samuel L Navarro & Thelma Flying Doll Face12
Eric & Rachel Jerrell WW Surfboard10
Jennifer & Joe MekoRPG Help Somebody9
Daniel & Gerry D Skalsky Jays For Queens9
Brandy Shedd Fly M Jafar8
Craig & Ashlee Kaye MRK Undercover, Black Oak Freak8
Nathan Wahl & Lisa GordonRio Just Crusing7
Lauren Brooks & John Gregory JS WatchMeWiggle7
Abby Johnson Flying Doll Face, XM Cruizin6
Alisa Blanchard & Jennifer Shelton Mr Orchid6
Ann & Marshall Sanford Bob's Merck5
Jan & Darrell Pitzer Flying El Rodeo, Flying Clinique5
Jill & Joel AndreasenKB's Rudder4
Cathy & Bart MorrisPS All Chalk4
Julian Fotre & Russanne Buchi-Fotre Hey Deuce2

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