Foster families of 2018

GPA-Nashville would like to thank all our foster families of 2018. 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

Jillian HowellHellfire Dakota168
Andra & Glenn CrandellArtex Triton, Oaks Crazy Corra, Atascocita Genie, Pop a Squat, Fly M Alpina, Turbo Pimrose, PJ Good Karma, Hashtag Lexi T166
Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers Kb's Maisy, Killer doc156
Mardy Fones & Ray WongBr Huckleberry, Cobi's Jetson, AJN Gameboyteddy, Pepper , Hey There Guy122
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiDan Gronkowski, Cactus Jack Wild, Hey There Guy121
Amy Buck & Phil HuntAJN Hot Stove, Pop a Squat, Br Zeiss, Par Kane105
Cara & Nathan Brown Don Trump98

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

Chris & Kimble Bosworth Logan Fire88
John PepperOaks Crazy Corra, Flying Throwback, CTW Noorvic86
Megan & Robert Graham Br Arri82
Susan Allen Broersma Heartbreak Hotel, Turbo Henri, Fly M Alpina81
Keith & Stacey Kuboske WW's Salsa, Killer doc, Barts Big Daddy80
Jeremy & Janet SchusterCry Frio, KB's Philomena, Dan Gronkowski75
Christina & Matt Perlick Kelle Nite, Heartbreak Hotel68
Jake Heaser & Darcy Payne Don Trump, Flyin Moneymaker66
Cindy Matar AJN MissLeePrim, Fly M Alpina, WW Slam Dunk57
Jessica Simmons KB's Yeti Zone, Jn's Pink Floyd, AJN Gameboyteddy54
Allison McPeak Oaks Crazy Corra, Dan Gronkowski, Killer doc, SE's Fuel Tank, CTW Noorvic53
Brandy Shedd Barts Hittheroad, Vail of Ruckus51
Cameron & Megan Cowden Hoomanawanui, Arkans Chloe48
Karla Drischel Canaan Spanky, Atascocita Genie47
Meredith Clapp Pop a Squat, Barts Big Daddy, Hey There Guy46
Jenny Negron & Zack YanezCry Frio, AJN MissLeePrim32
Nathan Wahl & Lisa GordonCobi's Jetson31
Victoria Pearson KB's Philomena, Pop a Squat, Turbo Pimrose30
Jennifer & Joe MekoStorman Ross, Flying Throwback26
Sara Montgomery Pop a Squat, WW Slam Dunk, Aleagueofmyown25
Alexander Sherry & Carrie Barlow Pop a Squat, Mohican Livewire24
Darrell Pitzer & Jan Jn's Pink Floyd, Arkans Chloe, AJN Gameboyteddy21
Andy & Sarah CheltonTurbo Henri20
Brooke Frautschy Nothin Like You18
Baxter Rogers Kb's Maisy17
David & Charlene Piatiak Pepper 16
Joyce & Justin Crites Killer doc, PJ Good Karma15
Linda PetakAleagueofmyown14
Terri Hedges & Dave HedgesAJN Mini Cooper14
Jill & Joel AndreasenCTW Noorvic, Yolo Stylist14
Erin Walker & Dan WalkerWW Slam Dunk13
Dr. Brian K Reed & Leah Reed PTL Satin13
David & Jennifer BrinkleyHoomanawanui13
Leigh & Chris DrennanBr Zeiss9
Jaime Bouldin & Roy SilverHellfire Dakota, AJN MissLeePrim8
Dennis & Janet Williams Fly M Alpina7
Virginia (Ginger) WinfreyKelso's UptoSnuff7
Greg Klein & Randall RatleyPar Sugar7
David & Linda RogersBr Huckleberry6
Kala Wiggins & Sonya Thomas PTL Satin6
Cathy & Bart MorrisVail of Ruckus5

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 2017 can be found here