LIGHTRAY – A1117579
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** SAFE 07/13/17 ** 2ND CHANCE BEGINNER ALERT!!! FOUND ON FIRE ESCAPE…LIGHTRAY is a 10 yr old neutered male cat that ended up at the ACC. LIGHTRAY has a small mass on his upper lip towards right side, hard, pea sized. LIGHTRAY is easy to handle and would love to find a home that he can call his own. LIGHTRAY MUST BE RESERVED BY AN ADOPTER BY NOON TOMORROW!
My name is LIGHTRAY. My Animal ID # is A1117579. – P
I am a neutered male gray and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 10 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 07/05/2017 from NY 11222, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
07/10/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Lightray A1117579 is at risk due to medical condition. Please see exam notes below.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
07/09/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 18.7 LBS.
good amount of urine seen in the litterbox
07/05/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
07/05/17 19:25 Lightray is a brown tabby DSh who was found alone on a fire escape. LightRay does not like dogs and hissed and swatted at the finder’s dog when she brought him home. Lightray uses the litter box and is calm around strangers. Lightray was calm but kept his head hidden from counselor during intake. Lightray allowed all handling for collaring, scanning and photograph.
No Web Memo
07/08/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – BEGINNER
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Calm, Sweet MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 7/6/17- Observed Behavior: shy/nervous but allows handling ENRICHMENT NOTES: 7/6/17- Laying at back, head resting in portal, eyes a little dilated. Leaned and arched into pets, then stood and walked into other kennel, lay down under kuranda bed. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: No change Reaction to assessor: Lightray remains soft and relaxed, lying down on his cage bedding during the approach. Reaction to cage door opening: Lightray remains in place. Reaction to touch: Lightray stands with tail up and engages while he head bunts the assessor’s hand and purrs. Reaction to being picked up: Allows the pickup and remains calm. BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Beginner Lightray interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
07/06/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 10 years Microchip noted on Intake? placed on intake History : found on a fire escape and was brought inside but finder could not keep him; she noted that he was urinating blood Subjective: BAR Observed Behavior – shy/nervous but allows handling Evidence of Cruelty seen – none Evidence of Trauma seen – none Objective BCS EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: mm pk, moist; CRT <2 sec; missing most teeth, moderate tartar/staining and gingival recession around remaining teeth; pea sized, firm mass on upper lip, mild ulceration PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful; deep palpaption difficult due to BCS but no obvious masses U/G: neutered male MSI: reluctant to walk due to behavior but no obvious orthopedic abnormalities unthrifty coat with mild matting along dorsum CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: not performed Assessment Lip mass Obesity Dental disease H/O hematuria Plan Rec’d CBC/chem/ua Rec’d biopsy of lip mass prior to excision Rec’d dental cleaning if bw WNL Onsior 0.6 ml SQ SID x 3 days Monitor urination, if hematuria persists, then rec’d AXR to r/o stones; may require more intensive treatment for poss FLUTD Rec’d weight loss through dietary management Prognosis: fair to good, depends mostly on nature of lip mass; hematuria in male cats is common and typically associated with underlying FLUTD which in most cases can be controlled long term with a prescription urinary diet such as c/d SURGERY: neutered
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