Likes: 'Onipa'a wants all the loving that he can get and checks out people by smelling their eyes.
Arrival Story: 'Onipa'a was found in a forest reserve and is thought to be a hunting dog that got lost. When found he was dehydrated and starved. A month after we found him, he was on his way to recovery, still very skinny but he was responding to the food, water and most important all the love we were giving him. Today, almost 5 years later, 'Onipa'a is tipping the scale at 61 lbs. Is very active and a loving boy.
Bio: 'Onipa'a means to hold steadfast, which fits him as he held on to life and was able to survive his terrible experience.