ROSE – 25023
Safe - 5-6-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 5/6/18 – WATCH VIDEO! Meet Rose! This 10-year-old lady is hoping to find her forever home @MACC. She has a heart murmur and it’s recommend that she gets a cardiology consult.
Rose 25023 10Y Calico F DSH
Vet Notes: 12:40 PM
Kennel card stated she is 5-6 years old; based on dentitia and age related changes to iris and lens, suspect age is 10-12 years; updated in computer; otherwise is BAR, friendly with a good appetite
Spay-Neuter Waiver Documentation
Vet Notes: 4:53 PM
[Spay/Neuter Waiver – Medical Condition]
Your newly adopted pet has been diagnosed with A HEART MURMUR and the staff veterinarians are issuing a permanent 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: 3:39 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimated 5-12 years based on dentition
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned negative on intake – placed during LVT exam
History : Stray, no health hx available
Subjective: Alert, meows in kennel
Observed Behavior – Allows all handling
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 4/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Severe tartar, multiple missing teeth
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: Grade 3/6 systolic heart murmur PMI left apex. Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female, no SS palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
1. Severe dental disease
2. Heart murmur
2. Recommend dental cleaning and daily tooth brushing
Permanent waiver due to heart murmur
L V T Notes: 6:02 AM
[LVT Intake Exam]
Microchip Scan: negative, placed
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: allows handling but tense
Sex: spayed female
Estimated Age: appx 5-6y
Subjective: seemingly healthy animal, middling age
Ears: mild waxy d/c, easily cleaned
Oral Exam: upper left canine fracture, mild to moderate staining
Musculoskeletal: WNL BCS 5/9
Preliminary Assessment: dental disease
Plan: DVM intake
Animal Behavior Saved At: 14-Apr-2018 15:55:12.000
Animal Name: Rose
Age: 10 Years (approx)
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Spayed / Neutered: No
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Rose was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
4/12/18 Observed Behavior – Allows all handling
4/12/18 Resting in litter box with head down, accepts the touch then lifts up head and slowly leans into the hand while purring.
Reaction to assessor:
Rose immediately comes soliciting at the front of the cage.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Rose remains soft in place.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Rose remains standing at the front of the cage, relaxed body posture, soliciting attention.
Reaction to touch:
Rose head bunts the assessor’s hand, purrs, and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to being picked up:
Allows the pickup and remains calm.
H – Healthy
Rose 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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