MALTY – 11875
Safe - 11-16-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 11/16/17 Two Kitties Abandoned In An Apartment! MALTY & NUTELLA, Housemates NEED YOU NOW!
MALTY was abandoned at the shelter. he is about 5 yrs old and not very happy to be there. He does have some dental issues which will need follow up care.
Intake Date: 11/6/17
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 5 years
Weight: 8 lbs
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Malty is a brown and white tabby that is estimated to be 3 years old. He was brought us as a stray when he was found in an apartment.
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Malty was very stiff bodied and was running headfirst into the trap he was brought in with to get away from us when we approached. When we opened the trap he ran straight into the carrier on the other side and did not want to get out.
Vet Notes: 11:55 AM
Blepharospasm OD noted on rounds
Subjective: BAR. Nervous in kennel and hissing. No c/s/v/d.
EENT: Eyes clear, squinting OD, possibly entropion of lower lid noted on intake, no nasal discharge noted
Blepharospasm OD-possible entropion vs conjunctivitis
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC.
Start erythromycin OD BID x7d until 11/16
Consider dental cleaning in future
Vet Notes: 1:17 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~5yrs
Microchip noted on Intake? no
History : Stray/abandoned
Observed Behavior – BAR. Difficult to get out of cage, hissing, swatting, placed in net, allowed all handling while in net
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = WNL R = WNL BCS 5/9
EENT: Eyes clear, squinting OD, possibly entropion of lower lid, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: Moderate dental tartar, mild gingivitis, chipped upper right canine
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: Dental disease, squinting OD, possible entropion
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC. Consider dental cleaning in future
SURGERY: Okay for surgery
Lying on top of kuranda bed, body low and tense. He sniffs the bear-claw as it reaches towards him then tolerates petting briefly before whipping his head around and hissing. Ears are flat. Needs more time to adjust, sprayed feliway.
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