NISSAN – A1080478
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Nissan, A1080478 – 14wks – Female
Nissan was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home.
Reaction to assessor: Nissan was alert at the back of the kennel with wide eyes.
Reaction when softly spoken to: Nissan looks around at his surroundings and slow blinks at the assessor.
Reaction to cage door opening: Nissan comes forward slowly.
Reaction to touch: Nissan was hesitant of contact but slowly warms up once pet. She relaxes and purrs when pet along her body.
Reaction to being picked up: Nissan was a bit tense when held but warms up and relaxes in the assessor’s arms.
Behavior Determination: Average
Nissan interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
PARVO TEST NEG
QAR. APPETITE OK. VOMITED DRY FOOD. DIARRHEA IN CAGE
NO OBVIOUS SIGNS OF URI
A: UNDERWEIGHT, VOMITING, DIARRHEA
P: REC METRONIDAZOLE 0.15ML PO Q12 X 5 DAYS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT BACC
VET CHECK – MONITOR APPETITE/OVERALL CONDITION
QARH, ATTENTION SEEKING. EATING WELL. NORMAL AND SOFT STOOL BCS 3/9
NO SNEEZING OR NASAL DISCHARGE NOTED
A: UNDERWEIGHT (MUSCLE WASTED IN HIND END)
P: CONTINUE WITH CURRENT TREATMENT AND MONITORING PLAN. GOOD PROGNOSIS
S-recheck for lethargy and inappetance, ate dry food well when given
O-QAR when opens cage door, pink mm, hydrated
EENT-CAU, COU, no nasal d/c
H/L-no m/a, clear and eup
GI/GU-negative oral, SNP, F, no mgts, no vaginal d/c
MSI-BCS 2/5, amb x 4, good haircoat
Neuro-a and a
A-14 wo FI DSH
P-monitor appetite and vet check in 2 days
VC in medical
Pt QAR – comes to cage door when examined (checked twice today), friendly
Ate some tuna this morning, did not eat in pm – even when hand fed/tempted to eat
Thin – prominent spine. BCS 2/9
No uri signs. EENT clear.
Mild dehydration (based on skin turgor, mm)
Thoracic auscultation WNL
Previously panleuk negative
Nutrical 1.5 cc PO SID
LRS 40 cc’s SID x 2 days
Hold spay until condition improves, gains weight
Monitor in medical
S/O: Kitten noted to be QAR/depressed on rounds, did get up and come to front of cubby purring when door opened
Mild epiphora OU
A: Lethargy, possible inappetence/anorexia
P: Parvo Test – Neg.
Offered kitten a/d, not interested, gagged – may be early signs of URI
Keeping in medical to monitor – will give SQ fluids and Cerenia this evening, recheck tomorrow
Recommend sending on temporary S/N waiver for being underweight and monitor for URI signs
Came in a litter of 4 but may not be related due to age
Sex: intact female
Age: appx 3m
Nose: no d/c
Teeth: deciduous teeth
If abnormal BCS: WNL
Hair Coat: WNL
Any injuries: no
Behavior: nervous and tense but allowed handling, will flee if given the chance
Medication: N/A, preventatives given
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