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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-20-2017, 12:32 PM Thread Starter
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Update on Kona

We took Kona to see the cardiologist for his heart murmur.
We rescued him knowing he had the murmur, we wanted to give him a very loving home for as long as he was with us. We hoped that something could be done to help him.
Sadly the news is not good. Kona has a severe pulmonary stenosis and right sided heart disease. Due to his small size and the severity of the defect there isn't anything the cardiologist could do.
He told us Kona could live 2-4 years.

We are giving him tons of love and he acts like a puppy playing with Jade. He tires very easily but is a happy boy. He is 5 months old now.

Here he is, such a sweetie!
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So sorry to hear there isn't better news. God bless you for giving him the chance to have a great life, no matter how long or short.
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Awww - what a sweetie. Kona is so lucky to have found a home with you. Bless you.
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Thank you for the update. He is a precious, precious boy. He is having an impact on all of our hearts. I know you will make the most of your time together.
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I'm so very sorry the news was not better for Kona. He is blessed to have to have a little playmate and family that will give him lot's of love. Hugs...
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I'm sad that your news wasn't better. Kona will have a wonderful like with you, for as long as he has. It is a wonderful blessing that you are giving him to live life to his fullest, for as long as he has.
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That breaks my heart. He is such a sweet little man. I am so glad you found each other. You have given him the perfect home and I know his life will be full. I can't tell you how much I wish the news was better. Hugs little Kona and mum.
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Sending hugs to all of you. Thank you for bringing such joy to Kona's life!
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Kona has just the sweetest face. What a darling lil guy.
I wish the prognosis was better
But how amazing for all involved to share that genuine happiness, fun and Love while you are all together!
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Bless you for giving this precious boy a loving home for whatever time he has here on this Earth. Enjoy every precious day you have with him!
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