KAT LEE – 16993
Gone - 12-29-2017 Brooklyn
KAT LEE – 16993
13 yr. spayed, stray, 10 pounds
DVM Intake Exam; Estimated age: 14 yo; Microchip noted on Intake? yes ; Microchip Number (If Applicable):(464F385D52); History : Stray — found outside; Subjective: Quiet/Dull on exam. Will perk up with attention (minimal); Observed Behavior – friendly when alert; Objective ; P = 88; R = 28; BCS 3/9; EENT: Eyes mildly cloudly OU, dry brown crusty periocular debris OU, ears mild brown debris AU, Left-sided unilateral mucopurulent nasal discharge (brown); Oral Exam: severe dental/periodontal disease; PLN: No enlargements noted; H/L: No murmurs auscultated, lung sounds are decreased in caudal sectors (right worse than left). ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: spayed female; MSI: Severe weakness in hindlimbs, grade 2/4 luxating patella on left, grade 3/4 luxating patella on right, skin free of parasites, numerous skin masses along dorsum (sebaceous cysts) CNS: Dull at times, severe weakness/paraparesis in hindlimbs; Rectal: signficant anal gland impaction (bilateral)– easily expressed (brown pasty contents) — decreased anal tone. Rads (lateral and VD whole body): bronchointerstitial lung pattern throughout lung fields with caudal regions most severely affected (mild to moderate old dog changes). No other significant findings.; CBC/CHEM: Inflammatory leukogram (elevated WBC 34.82, elevated neutrophil 30.56, elevated monocytes 1.84) Glucose elevated (214); Calcium low (7.4); Potassium low (3.1); Chloride low (101); ALT elevated (152); ALP elevated (416); GGT elevated (23); Amylase low (434); Assessment: Old age with potential long-standing lumbar IVDD. Prognosis: guarded Plan: Iv fluids started along with 0.5ml Dexamethasone (2mg/ml) IV and 0.25 ml B-12 vitamin complex IV and 0.3ml enrofloxacin (100mg/ml). 0.3ml enrofloxacin (100mg/ml) IM q24 for 7 days to be continued along with IV fluids. Continued monitoring while at BACC. Humane euthanasia for geriatric decline recommended if no return to owner or New Hope placement.
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues. If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected] Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process. * We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.* For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please click here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see: http://information.urgentpodr.org/category/frequently-asked-questions/. You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
View all entries in: Gone Dogs 2017-12