MAXIMILLION – 20228
Safe - 2-20-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 2/20/18 WATCH VIDEO!! – SUPER FRIENDLY and HANDSOME MAXIMILLION NEEDS MEDICAL CARE AND OUT OF THE SHELTER ASAP!
MAXIMILLION was surrendered by owner – has a history of multiple urinary obstructions and constipation.
Maximillion – 20228
Age: 5 years old
Is Vaccinated: Yes
Is Declawed: No
Coat Type: Smooth
Primary Color: White
Secondary Color: Black
Weight: 6.25 lbs.
Intake Date: 02-08-2018
L V T Notes: 3:34 AM
Microchip Scan: negative, placed 981020025040841
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: allows handling but tense around other animals, growls but no
Sex: neutered male
Estimated Age: reported 5y but appears older
Subjective: bob tail, reported hx of inappropriate urinating and defecating, slightly unkempt
Oral Exam: moderate staining, gingivitis, some teeth missing towards back
Musculoskeletal: underweight, 4/9 BCS
Preliminary Assessment: unknown cause for inappropriate litter use (behavioral vs phys)
Plan: DVM intake
DVM Intake Vet Notes: 12:00 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Microchip noted on Intake?n
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History surrender due to litterbox accidents
Subjective: rear legs splay when walking. suspect pelvic disease. no tail.
Observed Behavior -purring, abr
Evidence of Cruelty seen -n
Evidence of Trauma seen -n
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: dental dz rear
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated, large bladder
U/G: neutered male
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: possible pelvic or spinal disease (congenital)
Prognosis:fair. litterbox issues may be ongoing issue
Plan: pelvic rads
Vet Notes: 1:37 PM
twisting of pelvis and feces in distal colon make interpretation difficult.
caudal vertebra (only one) is deformed.
Possible deformity of sacrum or sacroiliac subluxation but additional views would be needed
Vet Notes: 4:58 PM
records from rdvm came in which contrast completely with history the owner gave: she said
he peed and pooped all over her house: in fact he has a history of multiple urinary
obstructions and contipation.
also: active UTI (enterococcus, which some do consider a valid uti daignosis)
added clavamox 1ml bid x 10d
miralax po bid
Animal Behavior Saved At: 15-Feb-2018 14:32:3.000
Animal ID: 20228
Animal Name: Maximillion Age: 5 Years 1 Week (approx)
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
Gender: Male Spayed / Neutered: Yes
Handler: 990828 Observer:
Behavior Assessment Date: 2/11/2018
KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors
Previously lived with: Adults and children
Behavior toward strangers: Very friendly
Behavior toward children: Friendly and plays gently
Behavior toward cats: Very respectful and playful
Behavior toward dogs: Respectful and playful
Bite or Scratch history: None
Litter box training: Yes, uses an uncovered litter box with Dr. Elsey’s precious clumping cat litter.
Energy level/descriptors: Maximillion is described as friendly,
affectionate, playful, and mellow with a medium activity level.
Other notes: The owner’s favorite thing about Maximillion is that he is a very good companion. Maximillion’s favorite thing to do is be brushed. When the owner is home, Maximillion follows her around.
MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 02/09/18
Observed Behavior -purring
Cage Condition: Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor: Maximillion was by the front and was calm, relaxed, and friendly.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Maximillion looks at the assessor with soft eyes, and then starts to eat from his food bowl.
Reaction to cage door opening: Maximillion remains soft and relaxed.
Reaction to touch: Maximillion accepts petting and begins to purr, leaning in softly for cheek and chin rubs.
Reaction to being picked up: Maximillion remains calm and allows handling.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: Inappropriate elimination
BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: Beginner
Behavior Asilomar H – Healthy
BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Maximillion interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat can go to a beginner home.
Other: 02/11/18 Beginner
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