LOLA – A1104318
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My name is LOLA. My Animal ID # is A1104318.
I am a female black labrador retr and am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 02/21/2017 from NY 10457, owner surrender reason stated was ABANDON.
02/28/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Lola A1104318 is at risk due to medical condition. Please see most recent exam below
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
02/28/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 60.6 LBS.
CBC/CHEM FROM 2/27/17 PARAMETERS RESULTS REFERENCE RANGES RBC 5.12 M/ul 5.65-8.87 LOW HCT 33.3 % 37.3-61.7 LOW HGB 12.4 g/dl 13.1-20.5 LOW MCV 65 fL 61.6-73.5 MCH 24.2 pg 21.2-25.9 MCHC 37.2 g/dl 32-37.9 RDW 15.4 % 13.6-21.7 %RETIC 0.3 % RETIC 14.8 K/uL 10-110 WBC 7.94 K/uL 5.05-16.76 %NEUT 70.9 % %LYM 12.5 % %MONO 7.4 % %EOS 8.8 % %BASO 0.4 % NEUT 5.63 2.95-11.64 LYM 0.99 1.05-5.10 LOW MONO 0.59 0.16-1.12 EOS 0.7 0.06-1.23 BASO 0.03 0.00-0.10 PLT 137 148-484 LOW MPV 10.3 8.7-13.2 PDW 12.5 9.1-19.4 PCT 0.14 0.14-0.46 Parameters Results Reference Ranges GLU 109 mg/dl 70-143 BUN 9 mg/dl 7-27 CREAT 1 mg/dl 0.5-1.8 BUN/Creat 9 PHOS 4.6 mg/dl 2.5-6.8 CA 9.4 mg/dl 7.9-12 TP 7.5 g/dl 5.2-8.2 ALB 3.2 g/dl 2.2-3.9 GLOB 4.3 g/dl 2.5-4.5 ALB/Glob 0.7 ALT 53 U/L 10-125 ALKP 27 U/L 23-212 GGT 3 U/L 0-11 TBILI <0.1 mg/dl 0.0-0.9 CHOL 161 mg/dl 110-320 Na 152 mmol/L 144-160 K 4.2 mmol/L 3.5-5.8 Na/K 36 Cl 114 mmol/L 109-122 Osm calc 300 mmol/kg
02/21/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
02/21/17 16:29 Lola A1104318 is an 8yr old female black Lab/AMPBT mix who was left behind a week ago after her owners left without her. A tenant felt bad for her and thought it best for her to be brought in. They stated Lola lived with children ages 15, 11 & 5yrs old (also the kids from the building loved her), she’s housebroken (will let you know by whining she wants to go out), eats dry and wet food 2-3x a day, isn’t bothered by baths, hasn’t had her nails trimmed for a couple of years, doesn’t mind having her food/food bowl, toys/treats touched/moved and hasn’t bitten/scratched any person or animal. During walks when she sees an animal she’ll ignore them or sometimes wag her tail at them. Lola sleeps most of the time and doesn’t really play much anymore. Her known commands are “sit”, stay” and “come”. Lola is friendly with strangers and allowed them to leash and walk her to our BXAC location. During intake Lola allowed all handling. She allowed to be scanned (-), collared and taken pictures of. She walked slowly alongside me to her kennel where she hopped in on her own once she spotted her food.
02/23/2017 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Lola got no less than 4 walks today. Who could ignore her? She lays flat in her kennel and lifts soulfully her copper droopy eyes when someone stands insistently at her door. In our first encounter, she was a bit tired. By our fourth encounter, though, Lola was up in no time, went for a stroll around the block and later on for some quiet time in the yard. I wonder if Lola thought that I was too pushy? Lola might be 8 and have a grey muzzle, but she is one gorgeous dog! Her ebony coat shines like a black diamond in the sun. Her eyes are as bright as African amber. She has a good weight and seems to have cared for a few litters. What a proud and beautiful mama she must have been. She poses docilely for pictures. Lola walks slowly or at a good pace, does her business on the way and basically ignores other dogs neared. She sniffs the air in the park and appears not to regret that she is out in the sun instead of her kennel. She comes when I call her and settles by me as I asked. We are like two old friends now, contemplating peacefully our surroundings, blessed to be together and believing that tomorrow will bring just the same…love, peace and companionship. Left behind when her owners were evicted, Lola was brought to us by someone who knew her well. She comes with wonderful comments. She was a kid lover, was friendly to all, well mannered, housetrained, quiet and slept a lot. Lola seems like the perfect dog for a new owner who yearns for a calm, affectionate and loyal companion. I know she would suit me big time as I can not run a marathon anymore. Lola is at the Manhattan Care Center dreaming of a soft pillow by your feet, tasty home made treats, slow walks and of course, your love. Come and meet her soon.
02/22/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Full Profile 2/21/17 Unaltered Female, Stray (Unknown how long she was in her previous home) Previously lived with: Adults and children (ages 5,11 &15 years old) Behavior toward strangers: Social Behavior toward children: Social Behavior toward dogs: Will ignore dogs she walks by Behavior toward cats: Unknown Resource guarding: None reported Bite history: None reported Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Sleeps on the couch all day SAFER ASSESSMENT: 2/22/17 Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, and her tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is closed. Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, body soft. Squeeze 1: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Toy: 1. Minimal interest, dog sniffs toy. Summary: Lola displayed no concerning behaviors on her assessment. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Summary PLAYGROUP: Lola would benefit from slow, positive introductions to respectful dogs. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 2/21/17 During her initial medical exam, Lola allowed handling. ENERGY LEVEL: Lola’s previous owner described her as having a low activity level. In the care center, she also displays a low level of activity. RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (suitable for a home with an average amount of dog experience)
02/22/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Lola would benefit from slow, positive introductions to respectful dogs. 2/22: When introduced off leash to both male and female dogs in the care center, Lola greets nicely but will stay in one area of the yard. She is soft and wags when dogs approach her to sniff. 2/24: Lola is tolerant of greeting but will move her face away from more forward dogs that are eliciting play.
02/21/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
scanned neg intact female approx 8 years old s/o: moderate tartar on teeth sclerosis OU een wnl Right thigh has irregular linear scar/calloused area one marble sized MGT in left caudal mammary tissue heart and lungs wnl a: MGT p: this mgt has hte characteristics of a benign mass, but must to biopised to be sure fair prognosis
02/28/2017 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
2/28/17 Hx: Concerns for systemic disease due to behavior on entrance to shelte. Small mammary mass (left caudal MG). One incidence of bloody vaginal discharge – not repeated. Blood present in urine. Bloodwork shows no sign of infection. S: BAR today, walking around, relaxed, allows all handling O: BCS 6/9, MMs pink and moist EENT: No discharge OU, AU. Mild serous nasal discharge. H/L: Eupnic, NSR, NMA. Abd: Slightly tense, no masses palpated M/S/I: Integ as previously described – scars on hind legs. Amb x4. UG: Hooded vulva. No current vaginal discharge. CBC/chemistry – mild anemia, mild stress leukogram, no sign inflammation A: 1. Mammary mass 2. Arthritis and scars on HLs 3. Isothenuria r/o early CKD vs UTI vs other 4. wounds on lateral hocks 5. Dental dz P: Okay to move out of medical. ——– 02/27/17 09:38 S: doing well this morning, uriating and defecating WNL (see UA results below), has been eating well, IVF turned off yest afternoon O: well hydrated EENT: dental tartar and calculi; OU scleral opacity & ectropion Int: multiple hypertroiphic thickned areasl of skin on lateral hind limbs, 2-3cm diameter round mass in L5 mammary gg, multiple dermal growths (skin tags) Lnn: WNL CV: NMA, s&s pulses, pink moist mm Resp: clear lungs, eupnic Abd: tense, no pain response, no masses palpable UG: female, no vulvar dc, swollen vulva, distended mammary gg (L5 mass) MS: 4x ambulatory, BCS 5/9, swollen joints Neuro: BAR, neuro exam not performed A: mammary mass arthritis isothenuria r/o early CKD vs UTI vs other wounds on lateral hocks dental dz lenticular sclerosis vs cataract P: pull IVC UA: USG 1015 (refractometer), 2+ blood, no protein, pH 7, remainder UA strip WNL CBC Chem recheck if no inflamm seen, discont abx and move out of medical px: fair for arthritis as it is a liflong dz, mammary masses in dogs are benign 50% of the time, dilute urine may be due to early kidney dz (typically see protein in urine in dogs with CKD) or resolving UTI or other cause rec: joint supplements, Rimadyl not started dt concern over early CKD (isostheneuria), monitor mammary gg or excise if OVH, monitor UA and CBC/CHem q3-6 mos (senior check-up) pyometra is a unlikely diagnosis at this time based on overall condition
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