CHLOE – 8685
Safe - 10-18-2017 Manhattan
SAFE 10/18/17 WATCH THE VIDEO! CHLOE (male) was surrendered by owner for having too many cats and daughter has allergies. CHLOE is a very sweet cat that is in need of a loving home.
Intake Date: 10/3/17
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Behavior Assessment: Beginner
Age: 2 years
Sex: Neutered male
Chloe was brought in with limited information on their behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
Resting on bedding under kuranda bed, eyes dilated, seemed wary. Lay in place when door opened. Sniffed assess-a-hand. Hissed and leaned away when attempted touch. Sprayed feliway.
Resting on bedding under kuranda bed, soft eyes and body today. Stood and came to the front when door opened. Leaned and arched into pets, purred, ate offered treats.
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Chloe immediately comes soliciting at the front of the cage.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Chloe remains soft in place.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Chloe remains standing at the front of the cage, relaxed body posture, soliciting attention.
Reaction to touch:
Chloe head-butts the assessorâ€™s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to being picked up:
He becomes antsy then jumps back into the cage.
H – Healthy
Chloe interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
Suitability With Children:
Spay/Neuter statusYesIs this cat having litter box issues?NoIf yes, Please elaborate:Chloe is an adult spayed DSH. Her family got her from a previous owner 2 years ago and had to surrender her and another cat due to allergies.
Basic Information:Chloe is shy with adult and children strangers at first.
Previously lived with:2 women, 1 man, 3 cats
How is this cat around strangers?Chloe is shy with adult and children strangers at first.
How is this cat around other cats?She lived with 3 other cats (male and female). They are playful and occasionally hiss at each other but don’t fight.
How is this cat around dogs?Unknown.
Behavior NotesChloe doesn’t mind being held, woken up, put in a carrier, bathed, brushed, or having nails trimmed by their primary caretaker. Maya is tense in the car.
Bite history:Chloe hasn’t bit/scratched anyone.
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?NoFor a New Family to KnowMaya’s family describes her as shy, affectionate, and playful. She follows her owner and plays with balls with bells. She lived inside and slept with her owner. She ate wet Friskies cat food and some dry food. She used a covered litterbox with clumping litter and didn’t have accidents. She didn’t scratch anything.
Behavior Notes:Chloe was growling while I scanned her (-), picked her up with a towel, and transferred her to a carrier. She retreated in her kennel while I took her picture. I wasn’t able to collar her.
Vet Notes: 1:16 PM
S/O-recheck URI, day 8 doxy
BAR, very affectionate and interactive
no nasal discharge, sneezing or coughing
OU: open and clear
okay to move from isolation
finish last few days of doxycycline
Vet Notes: 3:59 PM
Recheck URI-day 6 doxycycline
BAR, very interactive and friendly
sneezed once, licking nose frequently
OU-open and clear
URI-improving but not resolved
recheck in 2 days
Vet Notes: 10:28 PM
Day 5 of doxycycline.
Today pt has mild SOD. No nasal discharge. Poor appetite last night.
Continue tx and recheck tomorrow.
Vet Notes: 2:57 PM
no significant appetite
sneezing, serous nasal discharge
OU-mild blepharospasm but no discharge/epiphora
move to isolation
doxycycline 1 ml PO SID x 10 days
cerenia 0.5 ml SQ once
Vet Notes: 12:02 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 2 years
Microchip noted on Intake? No
History : Owner surrender – too many cats and daughter has allergies. no health history noted, previously altered
Observed Behavior – Reserved, sits in back of carrier, could be coaxed out, allowed handling and petting
Evidence of Cruelty seen – No
Evidence of Trauma seen – No
P = 180
R = 30
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: no dental tartar noted, no gingivitis noted
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: neutered Male
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not assessed
Plan: Release for adoption
L V T Notes: 2:04 AM
age 2yrs reported
hissing, growling, slotting
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