GARNET – A1089774
Safe - 9-23-2016 Staten Island Rescue: Animalkind Please honor your pledges: http://www.animalkindny.com/makeadonation
***SAFE 09/23/16*** GARNET WAS TRAPPED AND DUMPED WITH A GROUP OF CATS FROM A PARK!! Yes, GARNET was one of several cats who someone trapped because they stated the park is “overrun by stray cats”. GARNET is FIV POSITIVE – which is something that is not highly contagIous to other cats and nothing to worry about if you have a multi cat household. GARNET is AVERAGE rated and was purring and leaning into petting on her assessment. She is obviously used to people and loves attention. This sweet girl deserves to live and have a happy ending to her story. MAKE GARNET A JEWEL IN YOUR HOME – GIVE THIS PURR-BUG A HAPPY ENDING TO HER STORY BY OFFERING TO FOSTER OR ADOPT HER TONIGHT!!
My name is GARNET. My Animal ID # is A1089774. – P
I am a neutered male brn tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 09/14/2016 from NY 10306, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-071515.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/16/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.0 LBS.
PCV: 28% still is dehydrated as per on call dr. 0844, gave 100ml LRS SQ condition changed to FIV to reflect findings from yesterday’s test
09/14/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/14/16 14:01 Animal’s appearance – Cat appeared to be slightly dirty with some matted fur. Cat appeared to be of healthy weight. Animal’s demeanor with you – Cat was not handled. Cat was transferred directly from trap to den. Cat seemed tense and nervous and was stress meowing but cat did not display any forms of aggression during transfer. Client stated that the park is overrun with stray cats and multiple people are feeding them which isn’t favorable for the park. Traps were set and this cat amongst 3 other cats were captured and brought to SIACC.
No Web Memo
09/15/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Garnet came to the shelter as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment. Upon intake, Garnet was nervous and stress meowing. Reaction to assessor: Garnet is sitting mid-cage, body neutral. Reaction when softly spoken to: Garnet looks at the assessor, calm body language. Reaction to cage door opening: Garnet remains still. Reaction to touch: Garnet leans into petting and immediately begins to purr. Reaction to pick up: Garnet is calm, purring during this type of handling. Placement Determination: Average Garnet does not approach the assessor, but appreciates all petting and handling. Garnet is exhibiting behavior suited to average cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
09/14/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative BAR, moderate dehydration AMBx4 Neutered~8yrs Moderate gingivitis/tartar Good appetite Matts on back, shaved off Thin As per Dr.A Administered 150ml LRS Administer again tomorrow Nosf
09/15/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS ,
S: exam for dehydration O: QAR decreased skin turgor, mm’s tacky, light pink mild/moderate dental calc purring, difficult to auscultate but no murmur heard and eupneic abdomen- snp, no masses palpated areas of alopecia at dorsum where fur was shaved BCS 2-3/9 with severe dorsal muscle wasting MN A: dehydration underweight- R/O GI disease vs endocrine disease vs renal disease vs starvation vs other P: FIV/FeLV test: FIV positive CBC/chem: chem wnl, hemoglobin low (6.1), hematocrit not listed on results but concerned about anemia with low hemoglobin; signed up for PCV/TS gave 150 mls SQ LRS as per treatment request
Came in With
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