ANGIE – 18848 & KITTENS – OTHELLO – 18849, GYRO – 18850
Safe - 1-26-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 1/26/18 Angie is a very friendly mom who needs a foster home where she can take care of her two little kittens.
18848 Angie 1Y Female Brown Tabby Domestic Short Hair + 2 babies 18849 Othello 2w Female Tabby, 18850 Gyro 2w Male Tabby
Spay-Neuter Waiver Documentation
Vet Notes: 3:28 PM
SURGERY IS TEMPORARILY WAIVED FROM ACC DUE TO NURSING THE KIRRENS
Vet Notes: 3:21 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Approximately 1 year based on dentition
Microchip noted on Intake? Negative scan at intake, MC placed
History : Stray, with two nursing neonates
Observed Behavior – Purring, pressing head into handler, allows full exam
BAR, mm pink, BCS 6/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: clean adult dentition
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Tense, non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Intact female, currently lactating/nursing two neonatal kittens
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Externally normal
Assessment: Lactating/nursing queen
Plan: Spay once kittens weaned
Temporary waiver due to nursing/lactating queen with two neonatal kittens
Animal Behavior Saved At: 24-Jan-2018 12:7:10.000
Animal Name: Angie
Age: 1 Year 2 Months
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Spayed / Neutered: No
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Angie was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
1/21/18 Observed Behavior – Purring, pressing head into handler, allows full exam
Resting in middle of cage, soft eyes and body. Meowed quietly on approach, then started purring. Stood and came to the front when door opened. Leaned and arched enthusiastically into pets, purred, marched in place. Ideal event cat.
Reaction to assessor:
Angie remains neutral, sitting upright by the front of the cage during the approach.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Angie remains soft in place.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Angie remains standing at the front of the cage, relaxed body posture, soliciting attention.
Reaction to touch:
Angie head bunts the assessor’s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to being picked up:
Allows the pickup and remains calm.
H – Healthy
Angie interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat can go to a beginner home.
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