TACO – A1104757
Safe - 3-1-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 3/1/17 —– 15-Pound Kitty With Large Wound — TACO – Needs To Be Wrapped With LOTS OF TLC!
TACO IS INJURED AND NEEDS RESCUE!
TACO – A1104757
MALE, BLACK / WHITE, DOMESTIC SH MIX,2 yrs
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, NO HOLD Reason STRAY
Intake condition INJ SEVERE Intake Date 02/26/2017, From NY 11216, DueOut Date 03/01/2017,
Finder stated that she was able to apporach animal and pet him on his body. He allowed to be picked up and placed into a box to be brought to BACC.
Behavior during intake: Taco was nervous and lip licking during intake. Counselor was able to scan for a mc without any issues but animal did try to flee when attempting to take a picture. Collar was not placed on animal due to injury on neck.
In medical for wound treatment. Nervous, at back of kennel wide-eyed, body held tightly, but allows petting all over, social and sweet. Huge cat, seems miserable in a single kennel; need to try to move him to a double. Gave some fresh wet food, treats and a plush catnip toy.
S/O: QARH. Eating/drinking well. No vomitng/diarrhea.
EENT: No oculonasal discharge, no sneezing.
INTEG: Dorsal neck to shoulder region – wound is moist, with dried brown/yellow debris in some areas. Thick scabbing along the periphery. Appears pruritic but not painful and allows entire area to be touched.
A: Large wound, appears stable and comfortable.
P: Cleaned with dilute chlorhexidene to remove old SSD cream and debris. Applied SSD cream.
Buprenorphine 0.3 mg/ml 0.5 ml SQ administered.
Continue therapy as planned.
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