MINKA – A1089043
Safe - 11-6-2016 Manhattan
SAFE 11/6/16 Owner dumped for pet health rather than take cat to a vet. Please share and give this kitty a chance!
**A volunteer writes: You are struck by Minka’s beautiful eyes and colouring. She likes to be petted all over, especially her ears and whiskers! She is very calm and zen like. This middle ager will bring calm and affection to your home! Come meet this wonderful cat at the Manhattan Animal Care Center.
MINKA – A1089043
FEMALE, BRN TABBY / WHITE, DOMESTIC SH MIX, 10 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason PET HEALTH
Intake condition EXAM REQ Intake Date 09/08/2016, From NY 10457, DueOut Date 09/08/2016,
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary Sex: Female Scan: Not scanned due to scanner malfunction Estimated age: 8 years as reported by previous owner Fleas: No flea dirt. Hx: Per previous owner, has been vomiting for about 1 month. Has not been to a vet recently. S: Quiet, calm, allows most handling but hisses when vaccinated O: BAR-H, BCS 8/9, MMs pink and moist EENT: No discharge OU, AU, nose. Mild tartar and gingivitis. PLNs: Not enlarged. H/L: NSR, NMA. Eupnic, quiet lung sounds. Abd: Slightly tense, no pain on palpation, no masses palpated M/S/I: Amb x4. Hypotrichosis and pink underlying skin in symmetrical pattern on ventral abdomen and inguinal region UG: Female A: 1. Hypotrichosis – R/O licking due to environmental stress, abdominal pain, other 2. One-month history of vomiting – R/O increased fur ingestion vs. primary GI disease vs. other cause of vomiting (liver, kidney or other disease) Short-term prognosis: Fair P: 1. Recommend placement with CBC/chemistry/UA as would be appropriate for a mature adult cat, and investigation of vomiting 2. Monitor for vomiting while in shelter; if this occurs, rec tx or further diagnostics 1088
A volunteer writes: You are struck by Minka’s beautiful eyes and colouring. She likes to be petted all over, especially her ears and whiskers! She is very calm and zen like. This middle ager will bring calm and affection to your home! Come meet this wonderful cat at the Manhattan Animal Care Center.
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