BLIZZARD – A1087236
Safe - 10-20-2016 Manhattan
SAFE 10/20/16 Meet Blizzard: This sweet kitty needs a home.
BLIZZARD A1087236 3Y BLACK DSH F
STRAY INTAKE: 8/25/2016
Initial Exam (8/25/16)
Age 3 YEAR
Ears: EAR MITES (+)
Teeth: SLIGHT STAINING
If abnormal BCS: 3
Hair Coat: APH
Any injuries: NONE
Observed S+ and nasal d/c
BAR, appt (+), friendly. Sneezing in cage.
Lungs clear eupneic, purring.
P: Move to ISO
Doxycyline 0.7ml PO SID x 10 days.
Recheck URI signs in 7 days
Blizzard was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home. His finder was able to place him into a carrier and bring him to the care center. He allowed all handling upon intake and during his initial medical exam, although he was tense.
Reaction to assessor: Blizzard was lying down, calm and relaxed.
Reaction when softly spoken to: Blizzard looks at the assessor with soft eyes.
Reaction to cage door opening: Blizzard approaches the front and greets the assessor by the opening.
Reaction to touch: Blizzard head-butts, leans in for petting, and begins to purr.
Reaction to being picked up: Blizzard remains soft and continues to purr when held.
Behavior Determination: Average
Blizzard interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
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