BOOKSY – A1112078
Safe - 5-23-2017 Brooklyn
Booksy A1112078 – 10 month old male black/white kitten:
Lying in bed with a low body and flat ears. Tolerates petting along head and body while leaning back, body tense. Retreats quickly to the other side of the kennel when I continue to ty to pet him. Needs more time to adjust. Sprayed feliway.
Gave premedication to cat ~ 11 am.
Cat was able to get out of cage and we were unable to capture him. We were able to give telazol IM but unsure if he got it all.
We caught him and placed him in cage to calm down. He never did, circling and bobbing.
By 12:15 pm, he was intermittently panting and still very agitated. He was less stressed when covered and not watched.
A) Possibly bad reaction to sedation vs over-excitation/ fear.
P) Cancel neuter today.
Re-schedule for 1-2 days.
Recommend combining pre-med and telazol in one shot – though not preferable, would be less stressful for this cat. Dr. Burnett
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 10 m
Microchip noted on Intake?
History : stray
Observed Behavior – flees–feral type behavioe but with no hissing, biting etc
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
P = 200 R = wnl BCS 5/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: clean teeth
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: testes palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
SURGERY: Okay for surgery
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