BUBBA – A1120373
Safe - 8-2-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 8/2/17 BUBBA needs immediate placement. He was found in the street, possibly hit by a car. Please consider BUBBA.
Bubba A1120373 – 7 week old black/white kitten:
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 7 weeks
Microchip noted on Intake? no
History : found in street, possible hit by car.
Subjective: QAR, mildly dehydrated
Observed Behavior – Quiet, possibly a little shocky on presentation. Did eat some canned food after inital examination,
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – yes
T = P = 120 R = 20 BCS: 3-4/9
EENT: Conjunctivitis OU, laceration/swelling OD (palpebral), thin bloody discharge from nostril (scant). No blood noted in ears
Oral Exam: No obvious fractures, negative oral exam
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: female intact
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, dirty coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities, seems alert and appropriate despite injury to head
Rectal: not done
Assessment: stray, possible hit by car (glancing blow?), injuries to right eye as above, conjunctivitis OU
25 ml LRS sq
Onsior: 0.06 ml sq
erythromycin ophthalmic OU bid x 10 days
Prognosis: fair to good
Temporary waiver due to trauma/conjunctivitis as above
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