STOLI – 33454
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STOLI – 33454
Intake Date: 7/6/18 Intake Type: Owner Surrender
Medical Behavior: Green Sex: Female Age: 10 years
Weight: 75 lbs
DVM Intake Exam- Estimated age: 10 years. Microchip noted on Intake? scan negative
History : owner surrender. Subjective: Observed Behavior – tense but tolerated exam Objective: BCS 7-8/9 EENT: OU-lenticular sclerosis, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam: mild/moderate dental calc PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic ABD: Tense, difficult to palpate U/G: Female, no spay scar seen MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, soft subcutaneous mass at lateral thorax, erythema and epidermal collarettes at ventral abdomen and thorax CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities. Assessment: overweight subcutaneous mass- R/O benign (lipoma, other) vs malignant dermatitis Prognosis: fair. Plan: start simplicef 250 mg PO SID x 3 weeks SURGERY: Permanent waiver due to age
A Little Bit About Me…
A volunteer writes: I had the pleasure of meeting Stoli and spending some quality time with her in the play yard. She LOVES the hose and pool!!!! She transforms into a puppy as soon as you turn it on. Stoli seems to know basic obedience sit, giving paw, etc., and walks really well on leash. She is a total love bug that needs a loving place to live out her golden years. Do you have the room in your home and heart for Stoli? Come to the shelter to meet her…you won’t be disappointed.
A staff member writes: Stoli was brought to us because her owner died. A family member took her temporarily but since they have a baby, they decided they could not keep her. She is a super sweet senior that is calm and laid back! Please consider Stoli!!
Let’s get to know each other a bit more…
Stoli was friendly and allowed handling at time of intake. Stoli is about 10 years old and she is spayed. Stoli has no injuries or health problems to the knowledge of the previous owner. The last time Stolie was at a vet was about a year and a half ago. Around strangers, Stoli is shy for a few minutes. This dog plays somewhat rough. Stoli does not play with children. Stoli has lived/spent time with a male yorkie who was 10 years old and she was very tolerant. Stoli lived with two cats, but she got along with only one. The owner explained that the one she got along with was calm and the one she did not was skiddish. She bit the cat that she did not get along with in 2014 during feeding but not again since. Stoli has no behavior issues according to the previous owner. Stoli is not bothered by the following: Someone touches her food bowl while eating, Someone takes a toy or other object away, Stoli is pushed or pulled off furniture, Stoli is held or restrained, Stoli is disturbed while sleeping or resting Stoli is given a bath Stoli’s feet are touched, Someone unfamiliar approaches you or family member. Stoli barks and snaps when someone unfamiliar approaches your house or yard. Stoli growls when someone takes her treat or bone. Stoli was described as affectionate, independent and excitable. Stoli’s activity level was described as medium. Stoli likes stuffed toys and balls. Stoli likes to wrestle and play tug. Stoli was kept mostly indoors. Stoli sleeps in a bed in the basement. Stoli eats both wet and dry food and the brand is Blue Buffalo, grain free. She eats 3 cups daily. Stoli is house trained. Stoli is well behaved when left alone in the house. Stoli was never left alone in the yard. For exercise, this dog likes slow walks on leash. On leash, Stoli pulls lightly. When off leash, Stoli keeps her distance and is hard to catch.
Details on my behavior are…
7/11/2018 15:53 – Behavior Notes
Stoli softly barked in her kennel when handler approached. She allowed leashing and walked out of the kennel on her own. She did not react to the barking dogs around her and walked calmly on the leash. When outside, her tail was wagging when she was spoken to and she had a loose body. She came over and placed her head in her handler’s hands and licked them.Stoli was not interested in any toys, her attention was focused on her handler. Stoli dd not pull on the leash during her walk but maintained a slow and steady pace. Stoli easily returned to the shelter and went into the kennel without issue. She allowed her head to be touched and pet when unleashing.
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