Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Houston TX: Urgent BARC Medical A1476585 high HW+ maggot-infested little #Dachshund mix

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From: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>
Date: Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 9:57 AM
Subject: A1476585--hwhigh/maggot infested--little dach mix
To: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>


Poor little pup L

A1476585--ACO brought in an injured maggot infested dog that he picked up on an HPD call.  He came in after 6pm.  Dog many many maggots on head and neck.  There are many open necrotic wounds on head and all around neck that were infested with maggots.  Dog has no appetite at this time and is dehydrated

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