DAISY – 25227
Safe - 4-26-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 4/26/18 April showers bring May flowers and Daisy is ready to Bloom for you @MACC. Daisy is a 2 year old, female, domestic medium hair cat. Client found her as a kitten in the street and has had her since she was a few months old. She has never been to the vet and has no known health issues. Unfortunately, client has to surrender due to moving out of the country
She has a wound on her nail bed on her right hind leg. She is a bit shut down and needs a new home asap
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10454
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Blue
Age: 2 years
Weight: 7 lbs
Post Op Exam
Vet Notes: 12:27 PM
-QAR, skittish-may be worse due to simbadol
-no significant appetite
-mm pk, sl tacky; CRT <2 sec
-no nasal discharge or sneezing
-OU: open and clear, pupils dilated secondary to simbadol
-spay incision CDI
A-poor appetite post op but otherwise doing well
-entice to eat with tuna or different diets
Post Surgery Note: 10:56 AM
Pre-surgical exam, anesthesia, and surgery performed by ASPCA.
Green linear tattoo placed lateral to incision.
Start 0.33 ml Robenacoxib 20 mg/ml sid sq x 2 days and 0.44 Simbadol 1.8 mg/ml sid sq x 2 days as pain management.
Vet Notes: 4:50 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Reported 2 years old – exam is consistent with this
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned negative on LVT exam – MC placed at that time
History : Surrendered. No reported health problems. LVT exam found small wound on the RHL paw pads.
Subjective: Alert, meows, sits in one place on exam table
Observed Behavior – Slightly tense, allows handling
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – Wound to RHL paw pads
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 4.5/9
EENT: Nose moist, no discharge. Eyes clear, ears clean, no ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Moderate tartar
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female, no SS palpated
MSI: Dried blood matted into fur covering the RHL paw pads. No active bleeding. Pt resents exam of this foot. Slightly greasy hair coat. Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
Assessment: Wound to RHL paw pads – R/O recent trauma vs. calicivirus vs. other
Plan: Monitor wound. If it continues to bleed, recommend shaving this area and exploring it (may need sedation).
Okay for surgery
L V T Notes: 5:06 AM
[LVT Intake Exam]
Microchip Scan: negative, placed 981020023790818
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: allowed all handling but somewhat shut down and disinterested in goings on
Sex: intact female
Estimated Age: reported 2y
Subjective: seemingly healthy animal, unkempt coat, chewed or tore RHL nails
Oral Exam: slight staining with wear on teeth
Musculoskeletal: WNL BCS 5/9
Preliminary Assessment: wound to nailbed on RHL
Plan: DVM intake, soaked foot in novalsan
Animal Behavior Saved At: 18-Apr-2018 13:15:49.000
Animal Name: Daisy
Age: 2 Years
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
Spayed / Neutered: yes
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Previously lived with: 2 adults
Behavior toward strangers: Daisy is shy for a few minutes when strangers come to the home. She plays gently with adults.
Bite or Scratch history: None
Litter box training: yes
Energy level/descriptors: medium activity level
Other notes: Daisy is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, and shy.
4/15/18 Observed Behavior – Slightly tense, allows handling
Reaction to assessor:
Daisy remains tense, sitting upright behind the litter box in the cage cubby.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Daisy becomes alert with eyes wide open, dilated pupils.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Daisy remains stiff in place with a blank stare, ears erect and forward.
Reaction to touch:
Daisy accepts the touch and slowly leans into the assessor’s hand, but engages after a few strokes to lay on her bedding. She began to low tail flick during the stroke while she remains wary with her surroundings.
TM – Treatable-Manageable
Daisy may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to her new home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
Animal ID: 25227
Animal Name: Daisy
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
This animal came from:
Date of Intake
Daisy is a 2 year old, female, domestic medium hair cat. Client found her as a kitten in the street and has had her since she was a few months old. She has never been to the vet and has no known health issues. Unfortunately, client has to surrender due to moving out of the country.
Previously lived with:
How is this cat around strangers?
Daisy is shy for a few minutes when strangers come to the home. She plays gently with adults.
How is this cat around children?
Daisy has never been around children behavior is unknown.
How is this cat around other cats?
Daisy has never been around other cats. Behavior is unknown.
How is this cat around dogs?
Daisy has never been around dogs. Behavior is unknown.
Daisy is quiet during car rides. She has never had a bath or had her nails trimmed. She enjoys being brushed and isn’t bothered when picked up or held. She doesn’t like being put in a carrier and will struggle to get away. She isn’t bothered when disturbed while sleeping.
Daisy has never bitten another human or animal.
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
Daisy has no known health issues upon intake.
For a New Family to Know
Daisy is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, and shy. She has a medium activity level and loves to sleep. She will stay in her favorite spot when you are home and likes to play with toys that move. She is indoors only and slept wherever she wanted. She eats dry food and is litter box trained. She used a covered litter box with clumping litter and never had a scratching post but would scratch the furniture.
Upon intake, Daisy was nervous and had dilated pupils. She stood still and allowed counselor to collar and take picture.
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