EMILY – 24482
Safe - 4-13-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 4/13/18 Sweet Emily is a cat that was found in a housing complex and brought to ACC. This lovely girl caught the eye of an adopter who, unfortunately, had to back out of the adoption. She now finds herself in kitty isolation waiting for the next person that she can woo with her cuddly charms!
Emily 24482, 2 years, White & Black, Female, 6lbs
Intake: Stray, 4/4
Spay-Neuter Waiver Documentation
Vet Notes: 10:01 AM
[Spay/Neuter Waiver – Medical Condition]
Your newly adopted pet has been diagnosed with a HEART MURMUR and the staff veterinarians are issuing a permanent waiver from the spay/neuter requirements of the City of NY. Follow up care at your regular veterinarian is recommended to ensure continued treatment. Your veterinarian will advise you if surgical sterilization is appropriate.
Vet Notes: 9:58 AM
Hx: Scheduled for spay today. Was reported to have a small abrasion on her nose two days ago – suspected trauma.
S: Quiet, pulls away from my handling
O: QAR, MMs pink and moist, BCS 5/9
EENT: Mild crusty bloody nasal discharge. Clean eyes and ears. Moderate tartar.
H/L: Grade 2/6 systolic heart murmur PMI left parasternal.
Abd: Slightly doughy.
M/S/I: Amb x4, no lesions noted.
1. Mild heart murmur – R/O innocent murmur vs. sign of heart disease
2. Crusty and bloody nasal discharge, recent hx of small nasal planum ulceration – consistent with URI
3. Doughy abdomen
P: Move to isolation
2. LRS 150 ml SQ SID x4 days
3. Vit B 0.25 ml SQ once
4. Recommend Fortiflora on food SID x14 days
5. Do not spay today
Vet Notes: 1:58 PM
noted to have an abrasion along the rostral and dorsal nasal planum
BAR in kennel. actively solicits attention.
EENT — 4mm crusting along the rostral and dorsal nasal planum. suspect 2nd to trauma. eyes clear with no discharge. no nasal discharge or sneezing on exam.
abrasion along nasal planum
no tx needed at this time. continue to monitor.
Vet Notes: 6:39 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 2
Microchip noted on Intake? n
Microchip Number (If Applicable):n
History : stray
Observed Behavior – able to examine but anxious/scared
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
T = –
P = wnl
R = wnl
BCS = 4.5/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: teeth in good cond
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: vulva unremarkable. intact
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: externally normal
Okay for surgery
Emily was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
4/4/18 Observed Behavior – able to examine but anxious/scared
Resting, stretched out on her cage bedding. Soliciting attention when woken up, purrs when petted and appreciated the interaction.
Reaction to assessor:
Emily engages when approached by the assessor.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Emily remains soft in place.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Emily seeks affection, leans forward with tail up and remains at the front of the cage, soft and relaxed.
Reaction to touch:
Emily head-butts the assessor’s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to being picked up:
Allows the pickup and remains calm.
H – Healthy
Emily interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
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