JEAN – 17665
Safe - 1-13-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 1/13/18 JEAN is a purring friendly kitten who has a URI and needs a home asap where he can get the care he needs.
Intake Date: 1/5/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Blue
Age: 5 months
Original Location: 11419
Jean was brought in without information on his behavior history or tendencies in a home environment. His finder reports they were unable to handle him and he may attempt to flee and hide.
Observed Behavior – at back of carrier, eyes wide, allows handling, warms up quickly – seeks comfort of people, likes pets, purring. Active and moving around for exam. Struggles against restraint (trying to flee, kicking) for ear cleaning and oral medications.
Cage is recently cleaned
Reaction to assessor:
Jean was by the front, looking around.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Jean leans forward to sniff the assessor, and then continues to look around.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Jean becomes alert and slowly backs away.
Reaction to touch:
Jean was hesitant and shifts away from contact initially, but he accepts petting and warms up. He leans in for cheek rubs, arches his back, and head-butts lightly, nuzzling against the assessor and purring.
Reaction to being picked up:
Jean allows handling, but leaps back into his kennel after. When interaction ends, he meows repeatedly until he is petted again.
H – Healthy
Jean interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
Spay-Neuter Waiver Documentation
Vet Notes: 3:01 PM
[Spay/Neuter Waiver – Upper Respiratory Illness]
Your newly adopted animal is in treatment for an upper respiratory illness. The veterinarian is temporarily waiving this animal from the spay/neuter requirements of the City of NY until such time as the illness has resolved and the pet has sufficiently recovered. At that time, this animal must come into compliance with the spay/neuter requirements.
Vet Notes: 3:05 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 4-6 mos
Microchip noted on Intake? no
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History: Eviction – Brought in by field
Subjective: Kitten is Q/BAR
Observed Behavior – at back of carrier, eyes wide, allows handling, warms up quickly – seeks comfort of people, likes pets, purring. Active and moving around for exam. Fights restraint (trying to flee, kicking) for ear cleaning and oral medications.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
T = NA
P = 200
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes – mild-moderate blepharospasm, chemosis and mucopurulent discharge (OS>OD), ears – erythema and black debris AU, bilateral mucopurulent nasal discharge
Oral Exam: Has adult incisors, adult canines mostly in, there is inflammation around the upper pre-molars, which appear to be deciduous
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: male; both testicles descended
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, flea dirt, no masses noted,
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not performed
Assessment: URI, Underweight, Ear Mites
Plan: On hold here. Move to ISO. Start on Doxycycline 50mg/ml – 0.3mls PO q24h x 10d and Terramycin ophth oint – thin strip OU q12h x 10d; first dose of each administered during intake. Recheck day 7 and 10. Also cleaned AU, applied Tresaderm – continue BID x 10d, and applied single dose Revolution for Kittens <5lbs.
Temporary waiver due to URI
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