When the owners realised he had a cleft palate however, they decided to have him put down

Puppies with cleft palates don’t have a great chance of survival

but this vet technician was determined to give him a second chance at life

“Knowing the sucker I was, another vet tech got the family to sign the puppy over and got me to foster the puppy,” she wrote on Imgur

She fed him via feeding tube every 1-2 hours for a week and even took him to work. When it became clear that Bronson would survive, the vet just had to adopt him

Eventually Bronson got surgery to correct his cleft palate

And now look at him! Isn’t he adorable?

Read more: http://www.boredpanda.com/vet-rescued-chocolate-labrador-retriever-puppy-bronson-kaffekalle/