Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Houston TX: 01-19-16 Medical Injured degloved legs 6 month old cat A1372527

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From: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>
Date: Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 8:30 AM
Subject: 01-19-16 Medical Injured degloved legs 6 month old cat A1372527
To: BARC Aid <BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov>

Stray cat came in sedated and removed bandages on right rear and right front feet. Severe degloving injury to both legs. Back is worse than front; bone exposed and cat was walking on both, may be okay with treatment. At inatke gave convenia SQ and bandaged both legs. Cat will need a lot of additional treatment and right rear may need to be amputated pending lack of healing. Available for early medical release. The cat is walking and eating this morning.

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