MAYLA – 26811
Safe - 5-15-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 5/15/18 MAYLA WANTS YOU TO WATCH HER 2 VIDEOS!! A volunteer writes: What a really beautiful girl. She knows it, too, with a “look at me” stare. She had just arrived when I met her. There was no anxiety about her new surroundings. She was so friendly immediately, walking up to say hello. She looked out at the other cats with curiosity and happily spoke to several people who came up to meet her. She loves to be petted.
Poor MAYLA was “found” and brought to the shelter without her kittens! She has recently given birth and shelter told finder to go back and look for her kittens. MAYLA is about 5 yrs old and allows handling. PLease help this kitty today.
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10128
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Blue
Age: 5 years
Weight: 7 lbs
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimated 2-7 years
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned negative on LVT exam
History : Found outside on 5/1 in the morning – finder took pt to a vet who was concerned about the tissue under pt’s abdomen, thought it might be cancerous.
Subjective: Alert, great appetite
Observed Behavior – Allows basic handling while eating. Growls when abd handled too much.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 2/9
EENT: Mild black granular discharge AU. Eyes clear, no nasal or ocular discharge noted.
Oral Exam: Mild tartar
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, not distended, non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female, no vulvar discharge. Mammary glands are very engorged with milk, pt is lactating! There is no right 5th nipple and the left 5th mammary gland extends over to the right side.
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, mild seborrhea sicca.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
1. Lactating heavily – recently gave birth
2. Mild tartar
3. Suspect otitis AU
1. Asked finder to look around for kittens where this cat was found
2. Feed a lot!
3. Clean ears q3 days, instill Tresaderm AU BID x10 days
4. Recommend daily tooth brushing and regular dental cleanings
Temporary waiver due to lactation
A volunteer writes:
What a really beautiful girl. She knows it, too, with a “look at me” stare. She had just arrived when I met her. There was no anxiety about her new surroundings. She was so friendly immediately, walking up to say hello. She looked out at the other cats with curiosity and happily spoke to several people who came up to meet her. She loves to be petted.
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