Barkley has such a lust for life and lives it to the fullest, you would never know that he has a defective heart. This amazing young man was born with a Grade 5 heart murmur and Sub aortic stenosis. A bum ticker does not mean life will pass you buy. Just ask Barkley who is a rambuncious full contact playful youngster. Like any other teenager Barkley can get a little carried away and plays really hard. Not to worry, he is not fragil or has any limitations. Simply put his life span will likely be shorter than most. But all the more reason to live every day to the max! With his heart condition known, Barkely can go home as a permanent medical foster with BRLA providing follow ups at our vet.
Barkley is good with other dogs his size and energy level. He may be too excited for little ones. He would benefit from an experienced Boxer owner who can take the time to provide basic training. A little goes a long way. Barkley does not have time to waste in a kennel. He needs a home with every day precious.