Welcoming a new family member

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    Syler Nero, Lethy Shinno, and Lytron Shinno smile at Hokuala Golf Course in Lihu‘e.

  • Stephanie Shinno / The Garden Island

    Lytron Shinno meets both Lethy Shinno and her sister Maryposa before adopting Lethy.

  • Stephanie Shinno / The Garden Island

    Meeting for the first time, Lytron Shinno,11, and Lethy Shinno, 7 months, at the Kauai Humane Society.

  • Stephanie Shinno / The Garden Island

    Lytron Shinno connects with Lethy Shinno infront of the Kauai Humane Society before heading home together for the first time.

  • Stephanie Shinno / The Garden Island

    Older brother Syler Nero gets to meet Lethy next as they head to the Marriot to walk around as a family.

  • Stephanie Shinno / The Garden Island

    Lethy Shinno, a whippet dog enjoys running with his new family members Syler Nero and Lytron Shinno at Hokuala Golf Course in Lihu‘e.

It has been over a decade since I last had a pet and I never thought I’d get a new family member until my son asked for a dog.

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