CHROMA – 16508
Safe - 12-30-2017 Manhattan
SAFE 12/30/17 Meet Chroma! This little kitten is not feeling too well and could use some TLC @MACC
Chroma 16508 4M White / Brown Tabby F DSH
Vet Notes: 4:19 PM
-BAR, interactive and affectionate today (may be partially due to euphoric effect of simbadol)
-mm pk, sl tacky; CRT <2 sec; no hypersalivation
-mild resolving lingual ulceration along rostral aspect of tongue
-small rodent ulcer healing along R side of mouth
-moist nares but no active discharge; coughed and/or sneezed once (difficult to determine which it was!)
-OU: mild blepharospasm, elevated 3rd eyelid, significant improvement from yesterday
-eupnic, low purr on auscultation
2. Dehydration-almost resolved
-decreased IVF to 7 ml/hr
-extend cerenia x 2 days
L V T Notes: 9:18 AM
Chroma was scheduled for an AM tx of Simbadol 1.8mg/mL. Gave 0.2mL from bottle #45 at 8:17 AM.
Vet Notes: 4:07 PM
-appears possibly older than 4 months, around 6-8 months but underweight
-QAR, shy/skittish but docile and warms up quickly; allows all handling
-no obvious appetite but licks food from syringe when force fed
-mm pk, tacky; CRT <2 sec; moderate to severe hypersalivation
-small area of ulceration along upper R lip
-mucoserous nasal discharge, mild congestion
-OU: moderate conjunctivitis
-eupnic, normal lung sounds
2. Oral ulcerations
-Place IVC, start LRS at 12 ml/hr; reasses in AM
-simbadol 0.2 ml SQ SID x 3 days
-continue other treatments
L V T Notes: 2:04 PM
22g IVC placed in the LFL cephalic vein. LRS IVF running at 12ml/hr.
Vet Notes: 5:12 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 4m
Microchip noted on Intake? n
History : stray
Observed Behavior – scared and tense, but amenable to all aspects of exam
Evidence of Cruelty seen -n
Evidence of Trauma seen -n
P = 160
R = wnl
EENT: mucoid d/c ou, conjunctivitis, mucoid nasal d/c and congestion
Oral Exam: rostral lingual ulcer
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, upper airway congestion, mucoid nasal d/c bilaterally, 5-8% dehydrated
ABD: distended abdomen, but thickened intestines
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, flea dirt, dull haircoat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment:congestion, nasal and ocular d/c, conjunctivitis, dehydration, thickened intestines, distended abdo
r/o uri – calici vs fhv vs mycoplasma vs other
gi – parasites vs nutritional vs other
Prognosis: good w/ treatment
Plan: 50-75 cc lrs sq and 0.15 cc cerenia sid
nebulize bid w/ gentocin 15-20 minutes
doxycycline 0.3 cc po sid
erythromycin bid ou
Temporary waiver due to underweight and current condition
Animal Behavior Saved At: 22-Dec-2017 15:53:52.000
Animal Name: Chroma
Age: 4 Months
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Spayed / Neutered: Unknown
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Chroma was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
12/19 Observed Behavior – scared and tense, but amenable to all aspects of exam
Severe URI. Curled up resting on bedding, head down, extremely lethargic, but soft eyes and body. Lay in place when door opened, leaned into pets, purred, closed eyes. Sat calmly when held.
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Chroma immediately comes soliciting at the front of the cage.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Chroma remains soft in place.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Chroma remains standing at the front of the cage, relaxed body posture, soliciting attention.
Reaction to touch:
Chroma head-butts the assessorâ€™s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to being picked up:
Allows the pickup and remains calm.
H – Healthy
Chroma 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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