SWEETIE – 17689
Safe - 1-14-2018 Staten Island Rescue: Brooklyn Animal Action Please honor your pledges: http://brooklynanimalaction.org/
SAFE 1/14/18 Sweetie – POSSIBLE Ringworm Kitty Needs Placement. Sweetie was found in a park with another kitty and is currently a possible ringworm suspect (culture has been completed – awaiting results). She appears to be sweet, calm and curious however, will need immediate placement after stray hold.
Staten Island Center
17689 – Sweetie – 5 year female – Stray – GREEN MEDICAL BEHAVIOR!
Spay-Neuter Waiver Documentation
Vet Notes: 6:40 PM
[Spay/Neuter Waiver – Medical Condition]
Your newly adopted pet has possible ringworm and we are awaiting the fungal culture results. The staff veterinarians are issuing a temporary waiver from the spay/neuter requirements of the City of NY. Follow up care at your regular veterinarian is recommended to ensure continued treatment. Your veterinarian will advise you if surgical sterilization is appropriate.
Vet Notes: 5:49 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5 years
Microchip noted on Intake? scan negative
History : stray
Observed Behavior – friendly
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: mild dental calc and mild/moderate gingivitis
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female, no definitive spay scar seen
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, alopecia at left outer ear pinna, patch of alopecia at top of head and right lateral stifle with mild crusting
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
patches of alopecia- R/O healing abarasions vs dermatophytosis vs other
Wood’s lamp: negative
fungal culture (x)
monitor while awaiting culture results
Temporary waiver due to possible ringworm
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