I had to make a pact with myself to be Kona’s advocate, his loyalty over the years deserved the best of me. The heartbreaking part is not being able to communicate what is going to happen or why. Dogs trust you implicitly.
My personal mantra became the song “just keep swimming” from the movie Finding Nemo.
When we dropped him I looked into his amber, orange eyes and whispered.
Be brave, be strong, we still have lots to see and do with you.