COTTON – 23683
Safe - 3-29-2018 Manhattan Rescue: Posh Pets Rescue Please honor your pledges: http://poshpetsrescue.org/
SAFE 3/29/18 COTTON and housemates were found locked in cages in an apartment for 2 weeks after their owner died. They are very emaciated and dehydrated and need immediate vet care after being without food or water so long. Please consider helping one or more of these poor cats. Cotton is friendly and attention seeking!
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10467
Intake Type: Stray/Owner Passed Away
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 3 years
Sex: Neutered male
Weight: 7 lbs
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 3-5 years old
Microchip noted on Intake? no
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History : Multiple cats were found in various floors/rooms with no access to food/water due to MOST of them being locked in dog crates and carriers. O passed away 2 weeks ago.
Observed Behavior – Friendly and attention seeking
Evidence of Cruelty seen – No
Evidence of Trauma seen -No
T = 99.9
EENT: large amount of dried ocular dc, moderately sunken eyes OU, ears: clear and no dc.
Oral Exam: moderate dental tartar and gingivitis. few resorptive lesions.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, mm light pink and dry, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated, no palpable bladder.
U/G: male neutered
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, unthrifty hair coat, palpable spinous process, ribs and hip joints.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: normal externally
Assessment: Severely dehydrated
thin body condition
Plan: 50 ml LRS SQ given
Monitor appetite and weight
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