TEDDY RUX – 17767
Safe - 1-10-2018 Brooklyn
TEDDY RUX – 17767
Care Center Location: Brooklyn; ZIP Code From: 11414; Intake Date: 1/6/18
Intake Type: Stray; Medical Behavior: –; Age: 10 years; Sex: Male; Weight: — lbs
DVM Intake Exam; Estimated age:10 (approx) Microchip noted on Intake?N Microchip Number (If Applicable): History : stray; Subjective:bar; Observed Behavior – blind ou, cautious, may be more resistant to restraint due to blindness; Objective ; T =; P = wnl; R = reverse sneeze/stridorous upper airway; BCS 4/9; EENT: mature cataract od, complete pigmentary keratitis os w/ sl exophthalmus and vascularization, dry, brownish ear d/c, au, no nasal or ocular discharge noted, but obstructive upper airway noise; Oral Exam: mild staining, overall teeth in good condition; PLN: No enlargements noted; H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic; ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated; U/G: mi x 2; MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat; CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities; Rectal:nw; Assessment: approx 10yr small mixed breed mi; blind – mature cataract od, pigmentary keratitis – r/o glaucoma; upper airway – r/o reverse sneeze vs mass vs elongated soft palate vs other obstructing structure; otitis externa au; Prognosis: good – pending further exam of upper airway; Plan: cbc/chem prior to sedation tomorrow to examine upper airway for obstruction (mass/polyp) vs elongated soft palate; tresaderm au bid 5 drops; tab+H ou bid (stained negative) wanted to do tonometry but covers for tonopen could not be found in-house on Sunday. SURGERY: Temporary waiver due to age
Let’s get to know each other a bit more…
Basic Information: Teddy is a white male dog who was found on the street and brought to the ACC as a stray.
Previously lived with: Unknown information
How is this dog around strangers? When meeting the staff at the ACC for the first time Teddy Rux was friendly and affectionate. he allowed the counselor to pet and pick him up with no problems.
How is this dog around children? Unknown information
How is this dog around other dogs? Unknown information
How is this dog around cats? Unknown information
During intake Teddy Rux allowed the counselor to collar him and take his picture with no problems.
Details on my behavior are…
Date of assessment: 10-Jan-2018
Summary: Teddy Rux was brought in a stray so his behavior around other dogs is unknown.
When off leash at the Care Center, Teddy Rux greets a group of small male and female dogs with a soft body. He explores the area, mostly keeping to herself.
Date of intake: 6-Jan-2018
Summary: Friendly, affectionate, allowed all handling
Date of initial: 6-Jan-2018
Summary: Cautious though allowed all handling
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