POGO – 25252 & KITTENS – 25253, 25254, 25256
Safe - 4-15-2018 Staten Island
SAFE 4/15/18 Queen and 3 Neonates @SIACC need your help today! Pogo came in with kittens wrapped around via umbilical cord. Pogo has conjunctivitis and is nursing her healthy kittens, who have been untangled by our veterinarian on intake.
Staten Island Center
Pogo, 25252, approx. 1 Year Old, Female, Stray 4/14,
Kittens: 25253-25256, approx. a few days old.
Erythromycin Opthal. Ointment 0.5%
left eye, 2 times every 1 day(s)
Fortiflora (probiotic supplement)
0.125 every 1 day(s)
Give 1/8 teaspoon PO SID with food
No drugs administered to this animal.
Vet Notes: 4:03 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 1 year
Microchip noted on Intake? scan negative
History : stray with 4 neonates
Observed Behavior – friendly
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
EENT: OU-conjunctival hyperemia, mild discharge (OS>OD), ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: clean adult teeth
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: Purring but no murmur heard, regular rhythm, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female intact, lactating
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
gave vitamin B injection 0.25 mls SQ (x)
start fortiflora 1/8 teaspoon PO SID
start erythromycin OU BID x 7 days
Temporary waiver due to nursing kittens
L V T Notes: 3:23 PM
Came in with nursing queen
Attached to littermates by umbilical cord
Separated by cutting umbilical cord
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