CANDY – 34046
Safe - 7-16-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 7/16/18 CANDY was found outside in a crate with a sleeping bag. He is already neutered but has dental issues. Candy is nervous in the shelter and needs a new home asap.
Intake Date: 7/11/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Orange
Age: 4 years
Original Location: 10458
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimated 3-6 years old based on dentition and overall appearance
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg – MC placed
History : Stray, found in a carrier outside with a sleeping bag
Subjective: Alert in kennel, quiet.
Observed Behavior – Once removed from carrier, pt started to growl and became tense. He began yowling, hissing and jumping away from abd palpation. Pt was sedated for further exam with Dexdomitor 0.35 ml IM and butorphanol 0.18 ml IM.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 7/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Mild tartar
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic, no coughing or sneezing
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated, not distended
U/G: Male neutered
MSI: Fur coat on tail and dorsum is short and uneven, as if it has recently been clipped to remove mats. Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
2. Mild dental disease
3. Uneven hair coat
1. Recommend weight loss of 2-3 lbs
2. Recommend daily tooth brushing and regular dental cleanings
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