HALO – A1119015
Safe - 7-22-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 7/22/17 Adoarable 4 week old kitten needs a foster home.
**MUST BE PULLED BY A NEW HOPE RESCUE**
HALO – A1119015
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 7-8 weeks
Microchip noted on Intake? no
History : Stray kitten found in yard
Subjective: Kitten is BARH
Observed Behavior – Shows signs of fear (body low in box, eyes wide, tries to flee) but does not escalate to aggression; requires a slow approach, slow movement, considerable time to warm up. Restraint needed throughout exam so kitten does not try to escape.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
T = NA P = 180 R = wnl BCS 3/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: Healthy deciduous dentition; adult incisors coming in
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: wnl; both testicles palpable scrotally
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not performed
Assessment: Underage/Underweight, otherwise kitten appears healthy
Plan: Recommend foster or rescue placement until okay for surgery (>2lbs). Kitten just needs some socialization 🙂
SURGERY: Temporary waiver due to underage/underweight
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