EIGHT BALL – 19358
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SAFE 2/1/18 — 5-Month Old Adorable Underweight Kitten – EIGHTBALL – With URI! EIGHT BALL is a 5 month old kitten who was brought to the shelter by police. She has a URI and conjunctivitis and needs a home to get some TLC and recuperate.
Eight Ball 19358
Care Center Location: Brooklyn
ZIP Code From: 11203
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 5 months
Weight: 3 lbs 2.56 oz
Standing in front of kennel, body and face soft. Head-butts kennel door and begins to knead when spoken to. Allows all petting while leaning in with entire body and raising tail. Very sweet and affectionate, doing well behaviorally despite medical condition.
Vet Notes: 12:25 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5-7mos
Microchip noted on Intake? no
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History: Stray. Brought in by police.
Subjective: Kitten is BAR. App++
Observed Behavior – Immediately social. Allows all handling with minimal restraint.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
T = NA
P = 160
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes – chemosis and mucopurulent discharge OU, ears – large amount of greenish-brown waxy discharge but no erythema AU, bilateral serous-mucoid nasal discharge
Oral Exam: Appears to have adult dentition with minimal to no tartar/gingivitis
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, Alopecia of proximo-ventral tail
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not performed
Assessment: URI/Conjunctivitis, Underweight, Alopecia
Plan: Cleaned ears. Move to ISO. Start on Doxycycline 50mg/ml – 0.3mls PO q24h x 10d and Terramycin ophth oint – thin strip OU q12h x 10d; gave first dose of each. Recheck day 7 and 10.
Temporary waiver due to URI
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