CHURRO – A1112944
Gone - 5-24-2017 Brooklyn
GONE 5/24/17 **Bottle Baby Alert** Everyone needs a CHURRO @ BACC **NEEDS PLACEMENT BY 6PM**
Churro A1112944- 3 weeks old, Female, Domestic Short Hair, Stray, .6 pounds
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 3 weeks
Microchip noted on Intake? No.
History : Stray kitten found in yard, noted to be weak and lethargic.
Observed Behavior – Weak, reponsive when handled. Allows all handling.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – No.
Evidence of Trauma seen – No.
Objective: Lethargic, responsive when touched. mm=lt pink, tacky, CRT=2 s. HR=180, RR=20.
ORAL: All deciduous teeth erupted. No oral lesions.
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: Lungs clear, no murmurs/arrhythmias.
ABD: Non painful, no masses/organomegaly palpated. Watery diarrhea.
MS: Weakly ambulatory x 4, no lameness.
INTEG: Dry, scruffy haircoat, mod. decreased skin turgor. No fleas, no skin lesions.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities.
A: Approx 3 week old kitten, dehydrated 7%, weak and underweight, with diarrhea. DDx: Infectious disease, parasitism, metabolic disease.
P: Parvo test = negative.
Syringe fed kitten food – took readily. Also gave 2 ml 50% Dextrose.
15 ml LRS SQ administered. Continue BID x 3 days.
Ponazuril and Pyrantel administered.
Metronidazole 100 mg/ml 0.05 ml Po q 24 hours x 5 days. First dose administered.
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