DAISY – 27500
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SAFE 5/19/18 DAISY was trapped in her finder’s lot and brought to the shelter. She is about 5 yrs old. DAISY has an unknown eye injury which should be seen by a vet after adoption. She is nervous and needs a home asap.
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 11373
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Orange
Age: 5 years
Weight: 8 lbs
Vet Notes: 3:28 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimated 3-8 years based on dentition and overall appearance
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg – MC placed
History : Stray, no health hx available
Subjective: Alert in kennel, meows and then hisses at us.
Observed Behavior – Hisses. Sedated for exam.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
Sedated with Dexdomitor 0.25 ml and butorphanol 0.1 ml IM.
MMs pink and moist, BCS 5/9
EENT: OS anterior synechia with overlying corneal opacity and rough surface. OD NSF. Ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted.
Oral Exam: Moderate tartar and gingivitis. Missing left maxillary and mandibular canine teeth, and maxillary PM1.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, not distended, no masses palpated
U/G: Female, small vulva and nipples.
MSI: Linear 1 cm scar on ventral abdomen between umbilicus and pelvis. Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
Fluorescein stain OS – neg
Reversed with Antisedan 0.25 ml IM
1. Ventral abdominal scar is consistent with spay scar
2. OS anterior synechia – evidence of prior trauma. Missing canines on the left side of face are consistent with this.
1. Monitor eye to ensure it does not develop a corneal ulcer – no treatment needed at this time
2. Gabapentin 0.4 ml PO BID x3 days
L V T Notes: 7:29 AM
[LVT Intake Exam]
Microchip Scan: negative, could not place
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: hissing and swatting on approach, would charge at feral den door, did not remove for exam, quiet when in den alone
Sex: female, spay status unknown
Estimated Age: appx 5y
Subjective: trapped in finder’s lot, possible corneal scar OS, some scratches around ears (fleas or mites?), limited exam
Eyes: OS has film over center of extending from lateral sclera
Ears: pinnae appear clean
Oral Exam: mild staining
Heart: could not auscultate
Lungs: could not auscultate
Abdomen: could not palpate
Musculoskeletal: WNL 5.5/9 BCS, hard to see in den
Preliminary Assessment: unknown eye injury
Plan: DVM intake, at sx or when calm CT and MC
Animal Behavior Saved At: 12-May-2018 11:45:39.000
Animal Name: Daisy
Age: 5 Years
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Spayed / Neutered: Yes
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Daisy was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
5/10/18 Subjective: Alert in kennel, meows and then hisses
Just returned from medical exam. Crouched at back, tense posture, eyes fully dilated. Stayed hunched in place when door opened, shifted back and pressed into corner when attempted touch. Left alone for now.
Reaction to assessor:
Daisy remains in the cat den, hiding during the approach.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Daisy becomes alert with eyes wide open, vacant stare.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Daisy remains stiff in place, peaking out from the den.
Reaction to touch:
Daisy swats and hisses at the assessor’s hand avoiding any contact.
Reaction to being picked up:
Unable to perform do to behavior.
New hope only
TM – Treatable-Manageable
Daisy is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. She has is stressed in the shelter environment and does not currently tolerate petting or handling. The behavior department feels that placement with a New Hope Partner is the best option at this time.
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