BERMAN – 10084
Safe - 10-20-2017 Manhattan
SAFE 10/20/17— 15 year old BERMAN is a friendly and affectionate senior boy whose owner dumped at the shelter. He seems to be just a lazy sweet cat who accepts petting and attention.
Intake Date: 10/18/17
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Blue
Age: 15 years
Sex: Neutered male
Weight: 17 lbs 0 oz
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Reported to be 15 years old – exam is consistent with this
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned negative on intake – MC placed
History : Owner surrender. No health hx reported.
Subjective: Alert, slightly tense
Observed Behavior – Allows all handling. Eyes dilated, crouches low to the ground, looking around for escape route.
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 9/9
EENT: Moderate black granular discharge AU. Eyes clear, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Moderate tartar especially on PMs
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Male neutered
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted. Skin of neck is erythematous.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally.
2. Dental disease
3. Likely ear mites
1. Clean ears q3 days, Tresaderm AU BID x10 days
2. Recommend weight loss of 5-8 lbs
3. Recommend dental cleaning
15 yrs old. Resting on bedding, soft eyes and body, dozing. Lay in place when door opened. Allowed and slightly leaned into pets, no real response. Sleepy oldie.
He was described as a friendly, affectionate and mellow cat. His favorite activity was laying in his bed
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