BUTCH – 22836
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BUTCH – 22836
Intake Date : 3/14/18 Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Green Age: 15 years Sex: Neutered male
Weight: 82 lbs
DVM Intake Exam; Estimated age: 15; Microchip noted on Intake? yes; History : OS; Subjective: BAR, geriatric patient with many lumps; Observed Behavior – docile, easy going ; Objective ; T = – P = 88; R = WNL; BCS = 6/9; EENT: Lenticular sclerosis, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted; Oral Exam: moderate calc and peridontitis ; PLN: No enlargements noted; H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic; ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated; U/G: NEUTERED MALE ; MSI: Ambulatory x 4, moderate arthritis skin free of parasites, healthy hair coat; Extensive number of SQ masses found: likley lipomas e.g. left inguinal area, left dorsum – confirmed by FNA; Pendulous mass found under the mandible; Soft tissue SQ mass around the left humeral- tibial joint (elbow) CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities; Rectal: NP; Assessment: 1) Geriatric – suspect healthy 2) Extensive lipomas 3) Unknown Sub-Q masses found on left elbow and under the mandible ; 4) Arthritis ; Prognosis: fair to good; Recommend further diagnostic work up of mass on elbow; CBC – Chemistry to rule out an underlying geriatric diseases
A Little Bit About Me…
Details on my behavior are…
Date of assessment: 15-Mar-2018
Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted, ears are back, tail is down, relaxed body posture. Dog allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands.
Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, eyes are averted, and tail is in neutral position with a relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is likely closed for at least a portion of the assessment item.
Tag: 1. Dog follows at the end of the leash, body soft.
Paw squeeze 1: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Eyes are averted and ears are relaxed or back.
Paw squeeze 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Eyes are averted and ears are relaxed or back.
Toy: 1. Minimal interest in toy, dog may smell or lick, then turns away.
Summary: Butch approached the assessor in the assessment room with a soft body. He was calm during the assessment, allowed all handling, and displayed no concerning behaviors.
Date of intake: 14-Mar-2018
Summary: Butch was social.
Date of initial: 14-Mar-2018
Summary: Butch was docile.
ENERGY LEVEL: We have no history on Butch so we cannot be certain of his behavior in a home environment. In the care center, he displays a low level of activity.
BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: AVERAGE (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
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