ONYX – 14475
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Hello, my name is Onyx. My animal id is #14475. I am a female black dog at the Manhattan Animal Care Center. The shelter thinks I am about 4 years 3 months old.
I came into the shelter as a owner surrender on 24-Nov-2017, with the surrender reason stated as person circumstance- landlord won’t allow.
Onyx is at risk for behavioral reasons. Onyx is nervous and reactive in the shelter and has been assesed as being suitable only for placement with a New Hope partner. Due to glaucoma, Onyx will be having one eye removed on Tuesday.
My medical notes are…
Weight: 11.125 lbs
[LVT Intake Exam] Microchip Scan: negative, placed 981020025093736 Evidence of Cruelty: no Observed Behavior: cage reactive but once out allows handling via towel, very friendly towards other dog Sex: intact female, in heat and actively spotting Estimated Age: reported 4y Subjective: growling and snapping on approach but calms on lead and allows handling via barrier Eyes: O/D bupthalmic and has opacity vs OS, appears to be glaucoma vs ulcer (no d/c plus swollen compared to opposing eye) Ears: clean Oral Exam: mild staining Heart: WNL Lungs: WNL Abdomen: WNL Musculoskeletal: WNL BCS 5.5/9 Mentation: BARH Preliminary Assessment: unknown eye issue Plan: DVM intake
[DVM Intake] DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 4 yo Microchip noted on Intake? no History : Surrendered with other dogs Subjective: Observed Behavior -no Evidence of Cruelty seen -no Evidence of Trauma seen -no Objective very tense, cage aggressive, but ok to handle once out of cage P =100 R = 20 BCS 5/9 EENT: OD episcleral injection, buphthalmos, with aphakic crescent, menace absent OD, does not retropulse normally Oral Exam: G 2/4 ddz PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: enlarged vulva with reddish dc, enlarged nipples MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat, R G 2/4 MPL CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment OD r/o glaucoma +- lens luxation Estrus R G 2/4 MPL Prognosis: good Plan: Recc OD enucleation SURGERY: Okay for surgery
Details on my behavior are…
Behavior Condition: 3. Yellow
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