KISSENA – A1117882
Safe - 7-23-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 7/23/17 KISSENA was living at someone’s home who was going to keep her but when she scratched someone trying to put her in a carrier, they dumped her at the ACC instead. She is unsure now of her surroundings and wants attention but is nervous. Please help this pretty girl.
**HOLD FOR DOH-B**
KISSENA – A1117882
FEMALE, CALICO, DOMESTIC SH,5 yrs
STRAY – ONHOLDHERE, HOLD FOR DOH-B Reason BITEPEOPLE
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 07/08/2017, From NY 11367, DueOut Date ,
Medical Behavior Evaluation ORANGE
Medical Summary DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 4-6yrs Microchip noted on Intake? History : Stray cat that has been living at someone’s house for the past month. They were going to keep the cat until she scratched several people trying to get her in the carrier to take to ASPCA. Subjective: Cat is BARH. Observed Behavior – At front of feral den, seems like she wants attention, but lifts paw when touched. Started hissing. Was doing okay with slow approach and restraint with towel, but fleed and then quickly escalated to defensive aggression (swatting, biting). Required netting and sedation to finish exam, vaccines, etc. Sedated with 0.1mls Telazol IM. Applied artificial tears OU. Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective T = NA P = 150 R = 40 BCS 4-5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears – mild amount dried blood and light brown debris AU, there is a notch in the distal pinna AS (possibly old fight wound), no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: Healthy adult dentition; Grade 1/4 dental dz PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: wnl MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, hair coat seems slightly unkempt but otherwise healthy CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: not performed Assessment: Otitis externa, AU; Mild dental dz Plan: DOH Hold. Cleaned AU and applied Tresaderm – will most likely not be able to continue treatment due to behavior. Prognosis: Good-Excellent SURGERY: Okay for surgery for when cleared by DOH
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