MOBY – 21039
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MOBY – 21039
Care Center Location: Staten Island, ZIP Code From: 10302, Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green, Age: 10 years, Sex: Neutered male, Weight: 10 lbs
DVM Intake Exam; Estimated age: 12 years; History : stray; Subjective: Observed Behavior – friendly; Objective ; BCS 2-3/9; EENT: OU-lenticular opacity, normal menace response, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted; Oral Exam: severe dental calc; PLN: No enlargements noted; H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic; ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated; U/G: MN; MSI: Ataxic with hindlimbs, standing hunched in back, seems painful when extending hindlimbs, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, long hair coat; CNS: ataxia in hindlimbs, normal conscious proprioception; Assessment; underweight- R/O GI disease vs renal disease vs liver disease vs other; severe dental disease; ataxic in hindlimbs- R/O IVDD vs vascular event vs neoplasia vs other ; Prognosis: guarded; Plan: CBC/chemistry; recommend further diagnostics (radiographs, abdominal ultrasound) start tramadol 25 mg PO BID for 1 week
A Little Bit About Me…
A staff member writes: Adorable and Sweet Moby came to us as a stray and still no one has come to claim him. Our medical team would like to have him placed ASAP because they feel he may have a disk problem and he should be seen by a private veterinarian
Details on my behavior are…
Date of intake: 18-Feb-2018
Spay/Neuter status: Yes
Means of surrender (length of time in previous home): Stray
Date of assessment: 20-Feb-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. No interest.
Summary: Moby displayed no behavior concerns during his handling assessment.
Summary (1): When off leash with other dogs, Moby is polite when greeting a shy female, attempts to mount at times but mostly will wander the yard continuously.
Date of initial: 18-Feb-2018
Summary: During his initial medical exam, Moby allowed all handling.
ENERGY LEVEL: We have no history on Moby so we cannot be certain of his behavior in a home environment. In the care center, Moby displays as calm and quiet in kennel, but active when out in the yard.
IN SHELTER OBSERVATIONS: Moby will wander the yard continuously, at times checking in with handlers and accepting some petting.
BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: AVERAGE (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
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