Wednesday, March 7, 2018

#Houston #TX: Deadline 3/8 noon for confirmed hold. A1542322 Injured HWneg Black and Tan #Coonhound mix female 1 yr. old

Very urgent girl. The Petharbor record for this #hound mix, now named Abigail, is at:
http://petharbor.com/pet.asp?uaid=HSTN.A1542322
Instructions re how to tag are in the following message from BARC:
This sweet girl was taken in for x-rays yesterday courtesy of Friends of BARC.  Below are the results.  She needs to have a confirmed hold by 12pm Thursday 03-08-18.

From: BARC Aid
Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2018 12:58 PM
To: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>
Subject: UPDATE RE: 03-05-18 A1542322 Injured heartworm negative 1 yr. old

Hello,

This sweet girl was taken in for x-rays yesterday courtesy of Friends of BARC.  Below are the results.  She needs to have a confirmed hold by 12pm Thursday 03-08-18.

Thanks!
Mauricio


A1542322

Present:
rear left leg lameness

Analysis:
An old complete fracture is present through the peeten of pubic bone that has callus forming.

Conclusion:
An old fracture on cranial pubis

Recommendation:
Consultation with orthopedic surgeon and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory therapy
is recommended.


From: BARC Aid
Sent: Monday, March 05, 2018 9:44 AM
To: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>
Subject: 03-05-18 A1542322 Injured heartworm negative 1 yr. old

Available:

This poor girl will need a full service vet in order to find out what is going on with her back leg.

Thanks,

Brenda

This is a friendly dog that is limping on right rear leg.  He will hold it up if he is trying to move faster than a slow walk.  The right rear leg is shorter than the left rear leg
a:  injured possible dislocated right rear hip or fractured femoral head

  • ALL hold requests are to be sent via email only (none will be accepted via phone) with the following required information:
EMAIL SUBJECT:       HOLD for (insert animal id number)
In the body of the email, provide the following:

Animal ID #: _______________________

Name of Rescue Group/Foster: ______________________________

Name of designated person for pickup: ______________________________

Contact Phone Number for person placing hold: ________________________

Date & Time for pickup: ________________________

  • The hold will be placed for 24 hours and a confirmation email will be sent back to the requestor via email.
  • All incoming BARC Aid emails will be answered during the following hours and within the specified timeframe:
Monday  - Friday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Within one hour
Saturday - Sunday
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Within two hours
Emails received outside of these timeframes will be answered the next day, during these hours.  If a response has not been received within the specified timeframes, please notify Mauricio Zepeda immediately via email mauricio.zepeda@houstontx.gov or cell phone 832.623.3871 (days off Friday and Saturday). If no response from Mauricio please contact Brenda at 832.395.9081