ASHLEY – A1111750
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***SAFE 05/22/17***14 YEAR OLD ASHLEY IS ALREADY SPAYED AND FRIENDLY – SENIOR GIRL NEEDS A NEW RETIREMENT HOME!
My name is ASHLEY. My Animal ID # is A1111750. – P
I am a spayed female tortie domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 14 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 05/12/2017 from NY 10452, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
05/19/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Ashley A1111750 was placed At Risk for medical reasons- please see notes below
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/19/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 3.7 LBS.
no diarrhea noticed in the litter box nosf
05/12/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/12/17 13:04 Basic Info: Ashley A1111750 is a 14yr old spayed dilute tortie DSH feline who was found as a stray 14yrs ago & is being surrendered due to the owner not wanting her anymore and her vomiting after eating sometimes; she hasn’t been seen by a vet concerning this issue. Ashley’s last veterinarian visit was in 2016 and according to the owner she vomits after eating sometimes. Socialization: Around strangers Ashley is friendly/outgoing. She hasn’t been around other animals or children and was gentle, relaxed, playful & affectionate with the adults in the home. Ashley hasn’t bitten/scratched any person or animal. Behavior: Ashley hasn’t been on a car ride. She isn’t bothered by the following: being picked up/held, brushed or with being placed into a carrier. She hasn’t been given a bath since she was a kitten, had her nails trimmed nor has she been disturbed while sleeping/resting. For a New Family to Know: Ashley is described as friendly, affectionate, confident & quiet with a low-medium activity level. When the owner is home Ashley follows them around. She enjoys ball & mouse toys at times and is an indoor only cat that sleeps around the home. Ashley eats dry Friskies 1-3x a day, is uncovered litter box trained with crystal or clumping litter within and used to have a scratching post that she didn’t always use and scratches (at times) on the couch or wall frame. Intake Behavior: Ashley had a soft body/eyes and allowed all handling. She allowed to be collared & taken pictures of during which she was head butting, however it took me several tries to get a not too blurry picture due to her moving and making several attempts to jump off the back drop table. Ashley didn’t seem to mind being picked up/held and was placed into a kennel with ease. I went back to try and take a clear kennel picture of Ashley however again she kept attempting to jump down out of the kennel and when I wouldn’t let her she became perhaps upset and hissed then swatted at me (no contact was made). After a couple of minutes I went back to pet her and she allowed me to.
No Web Memo
05/14/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors Previously lived with: Adults Behavior toward strangers: Friendly and outgoing Behavior toward children: Unknown Behavior toward cat and dog: Unknown Bite or Scratch history: None Litter box training: Yes, uses an uncovered litter box with crystal/clumping litter Energy level/descriptors: Ashley is described as friendly, affectionate, confident & quiet with a low-medium activity level. Other notes: When the owner is home Ashley follows them around. She enjoys ball & mouse toys at times and is an indoor only cat that sleeps around the home. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Observed Behavior – Allows handling, vocalized when blood drawn EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cage is neat Reaction to assessor: Ashley was resting upon approach. Reaction when softly spoken to: Ashley was startled and wakes up, but she quickly places her head back down to rest. Reaction to cage door opening: Ashley looks at the assessor and meows. Reaction to touch: Ashley allows petting, but she turns her head around when touched on her body. She whines softly when touched on her body, but she doesn’t appear to mind being petted on her head. Reaction to pick up: Ashley whines and struggles to get away from hold. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Cannot evaluate VOCAL: Somewhat chatty CHARACTER TYPE: Timid, Sweet, Independent RECOMMENDATIONS: – Experienced cat parent – Ashley tolerates appreciate attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter. She may need time to warm up to her new home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
05/12/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 14 Microchip noted on Intake? none History : o surrender Subjective: Observed Behavior – allows handling, vocalized when blood drawn Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective P = 180 R = 30 BCS 4.5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted, no palpable thyroid nodule Oral Exam: moderate tartar and gingivitis PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated, subjectively prominent intestines palpated U/G: FS grossly normal MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat, mild mm wasting CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment dental and periodontal dz, geriatric, D- r/o stress, infectious, parasitic, neoplasia, other Plan requested cbc/chem/t4 long term rec dental px after exam had D bowel movement add on metronidazole 1050mg/ml: 0.48ml PO SID x7days alerted NH of p Prognosis: fair to good SURGERY: n/a, p spayed
05/19/2017 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating EXPERIENCE
Hx: owner surrender with reported chronic vomiting; developed diarrhea shortly after intake and did not resolve with once daily metronidazole; started prednisolone yesterday for suspected IBD/lymphoma; no diarrhea noted overnight but vomited bile and partially digested food this morning; lost 1.3# since intake; very difficult to administer oral medications CBC: mild non regen anemia, moderate neutrophilia, significant eosinophilia and significant basophilia Chem: mild hyperNa otherwise unremarkable Full body rads-diffuse significant gas distension of descending colon; decreased serosal detail due to BCS; overinflation of lungs was started on Prednisolone PO but has not shown improvement, was administered Dexamethasone SQ, continues to be inappetant this morning S: did not eat overningt or in am, small amount of urine in box, allows minimal exam but hisses and tries to bite during handling O: 6% dehydrated based on persistent skin turgot EENT: no discharge AU/OU/nares Oral: not examined Int: rough sparce haircoat Lnn: WNL CV: NMA, s&s pulses, pink moist mm Resp: clear lungs, eupnic Abd: distended slightly tense abdomen, SI loops doughy & subjectively thickened and gas filled UG: spayed female MS: 4x ambulatory, BCS 3/9 Neuro: QAR, no obvious neuro deficits, complete neuro exam not performed A: underweight dehydration anorexia mild anemia mild inflammation of the skin vs gi vs resp systems P continue 0.5 ml dex SP SQ if no improvement in appetite, vomiting/diarrhea within 24-48 hours, then consider EHR due to concern for underlying neoplasia rec’d AUS +/- intestinal biopsy prognosis: guarded-concern for intestinal lymphoma, r/o IBD vs other neoplasia
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