MIKE, WILL, DUSTIN & LUCAS – 30892, 30893, 30894, 30895
Safe - 6-18-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 6/18/18 How is that possible!** The strangest thing about these kittens is how they haven’t been scooped up yet! Meet the Stranger Things gang @MACC! Foster needed for 4 adorable kittens who are 5 weeks old. Finder said that the mother cat had not been seen in a week. They have a URI and need some TLC and follow up care.
Mike, Will, Dustin & Lucas 30892 – 5
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10463
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green, Green, Blue, Orange
Age: 5 weeks
Sex: All male
Weight: 15.68 oz to 1 lb 7.36 oz
Mike’s DVM Intake Exam, please reach out to New Hope for info on all kittens
Estimated age: Estimated 5-6 weeks based on weight of all kittens in the litter, development and dentition
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg
History : Found with 3 littermates outside, mom has not been seen in a week. All kittens have moderate URI with conjunctivitis.
Subjective: Alert, active
Observed Behavior – Allows handling, slightly tense, jumps occasionally
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
QAR, MMs pale pink, BCS 3/9
EENT: OU eyes crusted shut with yellow purulent discharge – OD lids moderately swollen. Moderate chemosis OU. Mild crusty nasal discharge. Clean ears.
Oral Exam: All decid teeth erupted
PLN: No significant enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA Occasional harsh inspiratory sounds when pt breathes in deeply.
ABD: Soft, slightly distended, no masses palpated
U/G: Male intact
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
1. Moderate URI – likely viral with secondary bacterial infection, some upper resp obstruction
1. Doxycycline 0.15 ml PO SID x7 days
2. Gentamycin opth solution OU BID x7 days
3. Fortiflora SID x7 days
4. Vitamin B12 injection
5. Nebulize BID x4 days
**** PLEASE NOTE **** KITTENS under the age of 8 weeks or weighing 2 pounds or less CAN ONLY be PULLED by a RESCUE!!!! IF INTERESTED, PLEASE contact a RESCUE ASAP!!!
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