PASTA – A1121687
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*** SAFE 8/18/17 *** PASTA is about 8 years old and was brought in with an ulcerated mammary mass on her abdomen. She will need further medical eval. Please help this tortie girl.
My name is PASTA. My Animal ID # is A1121687. – P
I am a female tortie domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/12/2017 from NY 10028, owner surrender reason stated was PET HEALTH.
08/15/2017 AT RISK MEMO
A1121687 Pasta is At Risk for medical reasons (please see exam below)
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/15/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 5 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.0 LBS.
dry and wet food are untouched i offered tuna, but cat didnt eat at the moment nosf
08/13/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/13/17 11:17 Basic: Pasta is an 8 yr old female cat. Her owner has had her for 1 year and got her off the street. Her owner surrendered her because she was sick. She has a wound on her and has not seen a vet. Socialization: Pasta is shy for a few minutes around strangers and then friendly. She has spent time with children in the home (ages 6 and 7) and has been friendly with them. She plays exuberantly with children and adults. She has not spent time with other cats or other pets to her owner’s knowledge. She does not have a bite history. Behavior: Pasta is well-behaved at home but she can scratch on the furniture. She has not been on a car ride. She does not have any issues with using the litterbox and has never had accidents. She has never gotten a bath or a nail trim. She loves to be brushed. She likes being picked up and held, and isnt bothered when disturbed while resting. She struggles when put in the carrier. For New Family: Pasta is described as friendly, affectionate, playful and sometimes shy. She loves to sit on the windowsill and look outside. She loves to play with all toys. Her activity level is low right now and has been for around a month. Before that is was medium. She will follow her owner around the house or will be in her favorite spot. She has been kept indoors only. She sleeps in her bed in the living room. She likes dry food. She uses a hooded litterbox with Fresh Step clumping litter. She uses the furniture to scratch on and a horizontal scratching post with curves in it that is made of carpet and rough rope.
No Web Memo
08/15/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – BEGINNER
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Mellow VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Sweet, Affectionate KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors Previously lived with: adults Behavior toward strangers: shy for a few minutes around strangers and then friendly Behavior toward children: friendly and plays exuberantly Bite or Scratch history: none Litter box training: yes Other notes: Former owner described her as friendly, affectionate, playful and sometimes shy with a low activity level. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 8/12/17- Observed Behavior: friendly, allowed all handling ENRICHMENT NOTES: 8/13/17- Slowly exploring cage, eyes dilated, but soft posture. Lay down in litter box when door opened. Leaned into pets, closed eyes. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: No change Reaction to assessor: Pasta remains soft, lying down on her cage bedding with head up during the approach. Reaction to door opening: Pasta remains relaxed body posture, kneading in place. Reaction to touch: Pasta head bunts the assessor’s hand, purrs, and appreciates petting on the head and body. Reaction to Being Picked up: Allows the pickup and remains calm. BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Beginner Pasta interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/12/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 5 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: older adult, ~ 8-9 yrs Microchip noted on Intake? scan negative History : stray Subjective: QAR, mod dehydrated Observed Behavior – friendly, allowed all handling Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – ulcerated mass on abdomen Objective P = 280 R = 36 BCS 2/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: mild gingivitis, chipped left max. canine PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: mild tachy cardia, nma; pale pink MM CRT ~3 sec; Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: soft abdomen, non-painful U/G: intact female MSI: Ambulatory x 4, right middle mammary gland is firm and mod. enlarged, cuadal right mammary gland/inguinal region has a golfball sized mass that is mildly ulcerated, no discharge noted; skin free of parasites CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: not performed Assessment – mammary mass/neoplasia vs other – with mild ulceration of larger caudal mass – e/d ok – gave 100 mL LRS SQ Plan: Amovi/Clax 0.8 ml PO BID x 10 days – Simabadol 0.35 ml SQ x 3 4 days – monitor appetite Prognosis: poor SURGERY: permament waiver
08/14/2017 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 5 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
S/O QAR, very sweet, docile girl; allows all handling mild to moderate appetite with dry kibble no nasal discharge or sneezing/coughing noted eupnic soft abdomen ulcerated, moist mammary gland tumor in caudal gland on R chain smaller, SQ MGT palpable in second most caudal R gland A MGT P Rec’d NH Placement or EHR due to poor long term prognosis associated with feline MGT
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