KITTY – 12339
Safe - 11-22-2017 Manhattan
SAFE 11/22/17 KITTY was surrendered by her owner – she may have been pregnant – she is in need of a furever home asap!
Intake Date: 11/12/17
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 8 months
Sex: Spayed Female
Weight: 9 lbs
L V T Notes: 9:07 AM
Patient was scheduled for an AM treatment of Simbadol 1.8mg/mL
Gave:0.57mL SQ Bottle: 30
Patient was scheduled for an AM treatment of
Gave: 0.43mL SQ
Vet Notes: 2:13 PM
Purring and friendly. Patient shows mild dehydration (~5%) based on skin turgor. Abdomen is slightly tense, incision CDI. Good appetite today.
-NEEDS 100ML LRS SQ-
Notes entered for.
L V T Notes: 11:15 AM
scheduled Simbadol treatment:
drew up 0.57mL Simbadol (1.8mg/mL) from bottle #29
gave 0.57mL Simbadol SQ
Post Surgery Note: 9:05 AM
Pre-surgical exam, anesthesia, and surgery performed by ASPCA.
Green linear tattoo placed lateral to incision.
Start 0.57 cc simbadol 1.8 mg/ml sid x 3 days and 0.43 cc Robenacoxib 20 mg/ml sid x 3 days as pain management.
Vet Notes: 10:36 AM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: <1yr
Microchip noted on Intake? N- admin’d last night on intake
History : owner surrender
Observed Behavior – compliant for exam, resented temperature
Evidence of Cruelty seen – N
Evidence of Trauma seen – N
T = 100.2
P = 180
R = wnl
BCS 5/9 w/ distended abdomen
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: clean adult dentition, mm slightly pale pink
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, I/VI systolic murmur ausculted, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Distended abdomen, non painful, no masses palpated, suspect pregnant, could not palpate feti but caudal abdomen is full, no fluid wave noted
U/G: Possibly pregnant, small amt mammary development but not lactating
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: possibly pregnant, young adult female cat
Plan: ok for spay and placement.
Okay for surgery.
L V T Notes: 2:47 AM
[LVT Intake Exam]
Microchip Scan: negative, placed 9810
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: hissing and swatting in cage but once toweled calm, will bunny kick in restraint when turned to side (no CT)
Sex: intact female, possibly pregnant (large pronounced mammaries and distended abdomen)
Estimated Age: reported 8m
Subjective: seemingly healthy, possibly pregnant cat
Oral Exam: no staining, young
Musculoskeletal: NWL BCS 5/9
Preliminary Assessment: seemingly healthy cat
Plan: DVM intake, CT when calm
Animal Behavior Saved At: 15-Nov-2017 15:26:50.000
Animal Name: Kitty
Age: 8 Months 1 Week
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
Spayed / Neutered: Yes
Behavior Assessment Date:
Previously lived with: an adult
Behavior toward strangers: Kitty is shy and will hide away when a stranger comes over. Kitty does not play with adults she only plays alone.
Behavior toward children: Kitty has spent some time around a 4 year old child. She is respectful but will hide away until the child leaves. She does not play with children.
Bite or Scratch history: none
Litter box training: yes
Energy level/descriptors: low
Other notes: Kitty is an affectionate, mellow, shy, quiet independent cat.
Observed Behavior – compliant for exam
Stretched out on cat bed, soft eyes and body. Lay in place when door opened. Leaned into pets, purred, closed eyes.
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Kitty remains neutral, resting on her cage bedding during the approach.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Kitty seems interested and slowly engages the front.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Kitty seeks affection, leans forward with tail up and remains at the front of the cage, soft and relaxed.
Reaction to touch:
Kitty head bunts the assessor’s hand and accepts the touch with eyes soft and loose body.
Reaction to being picked up:
She began to squirm then jumps back into the cage.
H – Healthy
Kitty interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
Animal ID: 12339
Animal Name: Kitty
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
This animal came from:
Date of Intake
Kitty is an 8 month old, domestic medium haired cat. Previous owner got kitty from a relative but unfortunately had to surrender due to moving somewhere that doesn’t allow pets. Kitty has never been to a vet and has no known health issues.
Previously lived with:
How is this cat around strangers?
Kitty is shy and will hide away when a stranger comes over. Kitty does not play with adults she only plays alone.
How is this cat around children?
Kitty has spent some time around a 4 year old child. She is respectful but will hide away until the child leaves. She does not play with children.
How is this cat around other cats?
Kitty has never spent time around other cats. Behavior is unknown.
How is this cat around dogs?
Kitty has never spent time around dogs. Behavior is unknown.
Kitty is relaxed and quiet throughout car rides. She is afraid of baths but will allow it. Previous owner has never cut her nails or brushed her coat. Kitty isn’t bothered when being picked up, put in a carrier, or disturbed while sleeping.
Kitty has never bitten another animal or person.
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
Kitty has no obvious health issues upon intake.
For a New Family to Know
Kitty is an affectionate, mellow, shy, quiet independent cat. He has a low activity level and enjoys playing with her catnip. She will follow you around when you are home and is indoors only. She sleeps underneath the bed. Kitty eats fancy feast wet food twice a day and does not have any treats. She is litter box trained and used an uncovered litter box with pellets. She doesn’t scratch and did not have a scratching post.
Upon intake, Kitty allowed counselor to pet and collar. When trying to take her picture she would try to flee. Took her picture inside the carrier due to her trying to flee.
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