HOBBS – A1116381
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***SAFE 07/01/17*** HANDSOME HOBBS IS FIV POSITIVE AND NEEDS A RESCUE ANGEL TONIGHT. Hobbs was brought in as a stray – he is 8 yrs old and is FIV positive. He also has dental disease, diarrhea, and possibly other serious infection issues. Needs medical help asap. Fostering is free and will get him the vetting he needs. HOBBS ALLOWS A SLOW APPROACH WITH PETTING AND NEEDS A PLACE TO RELAX – IF YOU CAN HELP THIS KITTY PLEASE RESERVE HIM BY NOON!
My name is HOBBS. My Animal ID # is A1116381.
I am a neutered male white and brn tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 06/24/2017 from NY 11232, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
06/27/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Hobbs A1116381 is at risk due to medical condition. Please see exam notes below.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/24/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 9.0 LBS.
Feline FVRCP Product Name: Nobivac 1HCP Serial Number 02061286B Location of Vaccination: RFL Revaccination Date: 07/08/17 Rabies Product Name: Nobivac rabies Serial Number 176724 Location of Vaccination: RHL Revaccination Date:06/24/18 Veterinarian:dr. 1414 ———————————————————— Flea Treatment topically Combo test- FIV positive Microchip inserted pyrantel PO
06/24/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/24/17 12:53 Hobbs is a white and brown tabby that is 8 years old. Hobbs was found ear tipped in finder’s back yard. Hobbs during intake was fearful and ears become flat. Hobbs allowed minimal handling.
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06/27/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Hobbs was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Some attempts to flee but allowed exam ENRICHMENT NOTES: 06/25/17 Lying in litterbox with a low body. Tolerates petting along head and body while tilting ears and remaining otherwise very still. Needs more time to adjust. Sprayed feliway. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: No change Reaction to assessor: Hobbs was crouched at the back of the kennel with wide eyes focused on the assessor. Reaction when softly spoken to: Hobbs lip licks and doesn’t get up or come forward when coaxed. Reaction to cage door opening: Hobbs remains motionless. Reaction to touch: Hobbs lip licks and closes his eyes when touched. His body feels tense, he tolerates petting with a slow approach then inches back and retreats into his litter box. He seems very uncomfortable and wasn’t open to interacting with the assessor. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Timid POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: Fearful – Hobbs has displayed fearful behavior during their stay in the care center and may dislike certain types of handling. A fearful cat will feel more relaxed when given options, so provide him with the chance to move closer, investigate, or interact with you. Be sure to offer incentive such as treats or play time whenever the cat makes a small positive step. Please speak to an adoption counselor for additional information on methods to desensitize your cat to their fear stimulus. RECOMMENDATIONS: Experienced, adult home only – Hobbs tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter, and may be intimidated by small children. He may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to his new home. Due to the behaviors seen in the care center, we feel that this cat will do best in an experienced, adult only home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
06/24/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 7-9 years Microchip noted on Intake? no History: Community cat surrendered for recent diarrhea and lethargy Subjective: QAR, 7% dehydrated, loud stertor in carrier Observed Behavior – some attempts to flee but allowed exam Evidence of Cruelty seen – none Evidence of Trauma seen – none Objective P: 140 bpm BCS 4/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted but moderate stertor/upper airway noise Oral Exam: all canines hyperextruded, multiple missing incisors, moderate-severe dental tartar and gingivitis PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, palpably distended intestines with palpable abdominal lymph nodes U/G: neutered male, significant diarrhea on perineum MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, diffusely unkempt haircoat with fecal staining CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Combo FIV positive Assessment: unhealthy FIV positive – dental disease, diarrhea, dehydration, subjectively bradycardic, stertorous. Diarrhea with enlarged jejunal lymph nodes – severe infectious enteritis vs. IBD vs. GIL. Stertor – chronic URI/polyp/turbinate distruction vs. neoplasia (nasal lymphoma) vs. foreign body vs. other. Plan: give 150 mL SQF and monitor in medical. Discussed with New Hope – placement with rescue (would require surgical dental extractions and diagnostics for diarrhea, likely extensive) vs. EHR. Prognosis: poor for return to function
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