KIX – A1110852
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*** SAFE 05/09/17 *** KIX is a cute FeLV+ long-haired lady who needs follow up medical care for her URI, dehydration, and emaciation. She seems like she would definitely appreciate a good grooming session, and appears to appreciate attention for a little while and reportedly was meowing to a member of the cat enrichment team! Kix would be happiest in an experienced kitty home where she can explore and adjust at her own pace.
My name is KIX. My Animal ID # is A1110852. – P
I am a female tortie domestic mh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 05/03/2017 from NY 11207, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
05/07/2017 AT RISK MEMO
A1110852 Kix is At Risk for FeLV+ and URI
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/04/2017 Exam Type TREATMENT – Medical Rating is 5 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 5.4 LBS.
matted coats have been shaved with the sedation of .05cc telazol IM.
05/03/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/03/17 10:59 Kix was lethargic and sneezing during intake, She allowed the counselor to collar her and take a photo with no issue.
No Web Memo
05/06/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Kix was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Meowing, stressed and tense. Allows all handling although seems uncomfortable. ENRICHMENT NOTES: 05/04/17 Sitting crouched in litter box as I approach and vocalizes softly when spoken to. Tolerates petting along her head and body with flat ears while licking lips. May be uncomfortable due to medical condition/injury. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cage is slightly re-arranged Reaction to assessor: Kix was crouched on her blanket at the back of the kennel. Reaction when softly spoken to: Kix slow blinks then lowers her head when the assessor talks softly to her. Reaction to cage door opening: Kix stress meows and curls up tight. Reaction to touch: Kix continues stress meowing and leans away when the assessor extends his hand out. She flinches when touched, has a tense body and takes a few minutes before she warms up. After spending some time with her she gently nudged my hand and leaned in when rubbed on her head and cheek. Reaction to being picked up: Kix was tense when held, started lip licking then got antsy and leaped back into the kennel. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Shy POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: Fearful – Kix 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 her 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 cat parent – Kix may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to her new home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
05/03/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 5 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
05/03/17 DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 8 yrs (difficult to fully assess due to presenting condition) Microchip noted on Intake? No. History : Found as a stray with another cat (Fig) that tested positive for FELV. This cat was noted to appear ill. Subjective: Observed Behavior – Meowing, stressed and tense. Allows all handling although seems uncomfortable. Evidence of Cruelty seen – No. Evidence of Trauma seen – No. Objective: QAR. mm=lt pink, tacky, CRT<2 s. P = 180 R = 24 BCS=2/9 ORAL: Minimal calculus, gingivitis. Oral odor with ulcerations at commissure of lips. EENT: Eyes sunken OU, no oculonasal discharge or sneezing. PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: No murmurs/arrhythmias, lungs clear, no dyspnea. ABD: Non painful, no masses/organomegaly palpated. U/G: Female, unable to check for OVH scar due to matted, dirty fur. MS: Ambulatory x 4. Mod. generalized muscle wasting. INTEG: Dirty, unkempt, matted haircoat. Decreased skin turgor. Debris dried in fur R. lat face with small wound visible. CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities. A: Approx. 6-8 yr old female cat, presumed to be unspayed. FELV tested positive. Dehydration 5-7%. Very thin body condition – r/o malnutrition, infectious disease, metabolic disease. Lip ulcers – r/o calicivirus, other. Small wound on face – r/o ruptured abscess. P: Convenia 80 mg/ml 0.3 ml SQ administered. Start 100 ml LRS SQ q 24 hours x 3 days. Buprenorphine 0.3 mg/ml 0.2 ml SQ BID x 3 days. Monitor for signs of URI as the cat she was found with has been diagnosed with URI. Shave down scheduled for tomorrow, sedation OK if needed. Guarded prognosis.
05/04/2017 BS NEW URI (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 5 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS ,
05/04/17 Recheck dehydrated, emaciated matted, FeLV+ cat – check for URI S/O: Q/BARH. Back of cage but approached hand when offered and head butted, stayed in back of cage. Eating with excellent appetite, normal urine, soft stool EENT: Mild mucoid nasal discharge, sounds congested HL: Normal RR/RE INTEG: Unkempt, matted hair coat A: FeLV+, signs of URI, dehydration resolving, emaciated, unkempt P: Adding doxycycline 0.6ml PO q24 x 10 days, moving to isolation. Poor prognosis
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