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 Brim, Flying Brogdon, Disco Flash246
Mark Hubbard ADH Rowdy Rhonda, WW's Blaney Park, Bob's Gibbs, L's Frisbee, C Tony Stark, Atascocita Alwin, LJ Investigator217
Karen Daus WW Joe Montana, SH Pierre Park, CBJ Tundra, Tweet Me, Flying El Rodeo, Making Time200

Our gold level fosters are those that go way way beyond the call of duty. They often open their homes to multiple dogs simultaneously and have had dogs in their homes for over 1/2 of the year (182 days or more).


Foster FamilyDogsDays

Virginia (Ginger) WinfreyCry Arizona, RPG Help Somebody, PJ Loveyourself, Vaporman180
Spencer Hall & Ashley Mott Pat C Greenlight, Pat C Bye Bye, AB Bella Joy, Harry Houdini167
Angela Winnette Braska Graffiti, RPG Help Somebody164
Jeremy & Janet SchusterWhere's Fly Girl, Golden Fancy, PG Kip, Hey Deuce, XM Cruizin161
Justin Davidson & Emily HawarahTurbo Scapolite, RPG Help Somebody, WW Bonfire, TF Bionic Mike152
Jillian HowellPfannys Gin Fizz, CBJ Igloo, Bob's Merck, Up In Smoke146
Mardy Fones & Ray WongADH Rowdy Rhonda, BL Sweetie Pie, BGR Shere Khan, PG Kip135
Robert Bandstra & Amber Bowers ADH Rowdy Rhonda, Fly R Tucson, Tweet Me, Capitlpunishment132
Andrew & Teri WisniewskiBig Black Pearl, Tyrone Meirs, AMF Magic Trix112
Kala Wiggins & Sonya Thomas IMark Brim, Fly QueenLatifah, Fly Blaze Bet107
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

Amy & Phil HuntWW's Infallible, PS All Chalk, Turbo Cuban Chip, WW Top Notch, Money Cannon86
Sophia HarrisAJN Unrest Later, Atascocita Alone78
Susan Allen Broersma RPG Help Somebody, BGR Shere Khan, Showman, Money Cannon77
Chassidy OverstreetPJ Im Sprung, Kristen K, ADH Rowdy Rhonda, BL Sweetie Pie, Fly M Ring Pop, Bob's Gibbs, Flying Lil Papi75
Meredith Galyon Wiser & Jacob WiserBGR Ham Porter, Tyrone Meirs, AMF Magic Trix, Disco Flash74
Teron Butler Bob's Merck74
Mary Katherine Majors Lynda Carter68
Ethan Pritchard & Carrie L Pritchard Coach Martin, Bob's Gibbs, Hey Deuce, Jays For Queens, TF Bionic Mike, Flying Sardine66
Benjie & Tonya Lloyd Fly M Jasmine, IMark Brim64
Christy Fancher Black Oak Freak62
Christopher Hunter & Anthony JohnstonAtascocita Alwin62
Jessica Davis AJN Red Wolf, XM Cruizin, BGR Eliminator60
Kimberly Hoover Fly R Tucson, BGR SnowballKing58
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
Craig & Robin Hanloh Cry Hester43
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 Clinique37
Daniel S Pomeroy & Candy Wence LK's Choot Em35
Chris & Shawna Hodges Cry Hester, TCS Speed Ball, PS All Chalk34
Brooke LeichhardtVaporman34
Eric Anderson & Jennifer EngleBig Black Pearl33
Greg Klein & Randall RatleyKristen K, ADH Rowdy Rhonda, She A Shady Lady31
Kelly & Elizabeth LeNeave Artex Triton29
Eric & Grayce Fleet CTW Chunky Monkey, GS Malachi28
Barbara L Miller & Daniel E Feeser ADH Rowdy Rhonda28
Jan & Darrell Pitzer IMark Brim, Flying El Rodeo, Flying Clinique, Flying Brogdon26
Rachel Adler JS 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
Wendy & Frank Ellmo Braska Graffiti15
Kristy Wesson & Greg WessonTurbo Cuban Chip14
Charles & Chelsie Nicole Boyette Fly M Jafar14
Sara Montgomery Fly M Jasmine, Coach Fluharty14
Jessica & Jim Folger Hey Deuce13
Michael Pauley & Steve Burress Fly T Rock News12
Samuel L Navarro & Thelma Flying Doll Face12
Eric & Rachel Jerrell WW Surfboard10
Barbara Hoffman Ww Metropolitan10
Daniel & Gerry D Skalsky Jays For Queens9
Jennifer & Joe MekoRPG Help Somebody9
Alisa Blanchard & Jennifer Shelton Mr Orchid8
Craig & Ashlee Kaye MRK Undercover, Black Oak Freak8
Brandy Shedd Fly M Jafar8
Lauren Brooks & John Gregory JS WatchMeWiggle7
Brandon & Anne Grissom Harry Houdini7
Nathan Wahl & Lisa GordonRio Just Crusing7
Abby Johnson Flying Doll Face, XM Cruizin6
James & Erica Elizabeth Gurule XM Cruizin5
Jill & Joel AndreasenKB's Rudder4
Cathy & Bart MorrisPS All Chalk4
Julian Fotre & Russanne Buchi-Fotre Hey Deuce2
Karen Parham & Russell Nida Cry Arizona2

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