FLUFFY – 33890
Safe - 7-22-2018 Staten Island
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SAFE 7/22/18 Fluffy – Senior SWEET Thyroid kitty needs placement. Fluffy was surrendered because her owner is in the hospital. Sadly, family is unable to keep her and she is patiently waiting for a home. She is was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and will need medical follow up.
STATEN ISLAND CENTER
Care Center Location: Staten Island
ZIP Code From: 10301
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 12 years
Sex: Spayed Female
Weight: 7 lbs
Blood Work Interpretation
Vet Notes: 4:14 PM
mild eosinophilia- R/O allergy vs parasites vs other
mildly decreased creatinine (0.6)
mildly increased ALT (183)- R/O hyperthyroidism vs cholangiohepatitis vs neoplasia vs other
TT4: severely increased at 18.6- consistent with hyperthyroidism
start methimazole 2.5 mg PO BID, recheck bloodwork in 2 weeks
Vet Notes: 3:03 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 12 years
History : owner surrender
Observed Behavior – friendly
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: moderate/severe dental calc
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female spayed, spay scar seen
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
underweight- R/O Gi disease vs endocrine disease vs renal diseae vs other
moderate/severe dental disease
CBC/chemistry/T4- consistent with hyperthyroidism
L V T Notes: 5:42 PM
Teeth: moderate tartar seen
If abnormal BCS: 3/9
Hair Coat: WNL
Any injuries: NO
Behavior: FRIENDLY,ALLOWED HANDLING.
This behavior note was written by the previous owner of this pet. Animal Care Centers of NYC provides this as a guide for optimal pet placement.
Please use these notes in conjunction with the information provided by NYCACC.
Animal ID: 33890
Animal Name: Fluffy
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
This animal came from:
How is this cat around strangers?
Fluffy is shy around strangers.
How is this cat around children?
Fluffy is relaxed with children.
How is this cat around other cats?
Fluffy has not been around other cats.
How is this cat around dogs?
Fluffy is tolerant of dogs.
fluffy has no history of biting or scratching in her previous home.
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