JOSEPH – 14884
Safe - 12-7-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 12/7/17 Introducing Super Cute Orange Medium-Haired Kitten Joseph who has a URI with mild conjunctivitis ! @BACC
Joseph 14884, 6 Weeks Old, Dilute Orange Tabby DMH, Male, 1 lb 13.44 oz, Stray 11/29/17
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 6 weeks
Microchip noted on Intake? negative
History : stray
Observed Behavior – Will flee. When approached in cage hissed, spit, swatted, and bit towel.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = wnl
R = eupneic
EENT: Eyes have mild serous d/c ou, ears clean, serous/mucoid nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: kitten dentition
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: tense non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, dirty hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
URI with mild conjunctivitis
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC
Move to iso
Start doxycycline 10mg/kg PO SID x10d until 12/9-first dose given
Gave one dose of erythromycin OU-may need more in future but did not currently prescribe because of behavior
Recheck in 7 days
SURGERY: temporary waiver from surgery due to underage and illness
Lying in back of kennel with a tense body, ears flat. Makes and maintains eye contact. Retreats back and forth through portal to avoid touch, body low and tail tucked. Hisses. Very nervous – needs more time to adjust. Sprayed feliway.
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