CRANBERRY BLISS – 12508
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Hello, my name is Cranberry Bliss. My animal id is #12508. I am a female tan dog at the Brooklyn Animal Care Center. The shelter thinks I am about 5 years 1 weeks old.
I came into the shelter as a agency on 13-Nov-2017.
Cranberry Bliss is at risk due to being diagnosed with Canine Infection Respiratory Disease Complex and will likely require home rest and a series of antibiotics for up to 14 days. This is a contagious illness to other dogs. Cranberry Bliss is Suitable for an adopter with some previous dog experience.
Let’s get to know each other a bit more…
A volunteer writes: I’m not sure if it’s the endearing combination of her shabby coat (which is getting less shabby by the day…she had a bad case of fleas) and her upbeat attitude, but there is just something about Cranberry Bliss! She has the kindest eyes, the cutest gap-toothed smile, and just radiates warmth. She isn’t bad on leash, has the best wiggly tail wag, and sometimes nuzzles my hand as we’re walking (I like to think of it as a cheers to friendship!). She seems housebroken, has been social with other dogs in our playgroups, and is very treat-motivated. She absolutely loves toys, but seems just as excited about a squeaky lobster as she is about having someone to sprawl out next to while she chomps on it. She is really fun to be around, and just when I thought she couldn’t get any more charming, sometimes she howls at me when I put her back in her kennel…the sweetest! Please come meet this lovely lady at Brooklyn ACC!
My medical notes are…
Weight: 57 lbs
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: ~5-7 years Microchip noted on Intake? no History : Brought in by NYPD Subjective: Observed Behavior – BARH. Friendly, attention seeking, difficult to handle during vaccinations Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective P = WNL R = WNL BCS 4/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: Mild to moderate dental tartar, pink mm PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: female, prominent nipples, not lactating MSI: Ambulatory x 4, live fleas, no masses noted, dry, brittle hair coat with areas of alopecia and scabbing at caudal dorsum, raised callous vs pressure sores at both stifles, superficial pressure sores at caudal hip bones CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: R/O flea allergy dermatitis, +/- pressure sores vs other Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC. No treatment indicated at this time except for flea treatment. Will take time (weeks/months) for wounds/alopecia to resolved. Rec strict flea monthly treatment Prognosis: Good SURGERY: OK for surgery
Recheck Skin – presented 5 days ago with FAD, not on antibiotics S/O: BAR. Active, attention seeking EENT: Eyes clear, no ocular or nasal discharge HL: No coughing or sneezing INTEG: Generalized thin brittle hair coat, with patchy alopecia and dermatitis at caudal dorsum, no signs of infections, minimal erythema MS: Ambulatory x 4 UG: Female A: Very slight improvement in skin since intake, no signs of active infection P: Continue to monitor while at BACC. No oral antibiotics indicated at this time. Rec strict monthly flea treatment. Consider regular medicated baths with placement. Good prognosis
New CIRDC noted on rounds Subjective: QAR. Sneezing with serous nasal d/c but no c/v/d. Right hind paw reported to be bleeding from likely allergy/dermatitis. Objective EENT: serous nasal d/c bilaterally, no ocular d/c ou H/L: sneezing, eupneic INT: Diffuse thinning of haircoat with scabby dermatitis, pododermatitis x4 with bleeding on dorsal aspect of RH paw Assessment: CIRDC Hx dermatitis r/o FAD vs other allergy Plan: Start doxycycline 10mg/kg PO SID x14d until 12/6 Start cephalexin 30mg/kg PO BID x14d until 12/6 Start benadryl 2.2mg/kg PO BID x14d until 12/6 Recheck at day 7-skin and CIRDC Soak feet SID x3 d until 11/24 Move to iso
Details on my behavior are…
Behavior Condition: 2. Blue
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