SHADOW – 22790
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SAFE 3/24/18 Beautiful Senior Housemates! SHADOW With Heart Murmur & RUFIO is FIV+ — NEED PLACEMENT ASAP! Shadow is a 12 year old altered male Black and white DSH cat mix. He Came into the home 12 year ago and was surrendered due to the owner having cancer and allergies.
Shadow 22790 – 12 yr. neutered black/white, OS:
Lying down near the front of the kennel. Pupils dilated, hisses upon approach. Slowly shifts away when the door opens. Seems unsure at first, but he sniffs hand and accepts gentle petting on his head. Wasn’t interested in tuna or hard treats. Needs more time to adjust.
This animal came from:
Date of Intake
Is this cat having litter box issues?
If yes, Please elaborate:
Rufio has been having accidents pooping outside of the litter box for a few months ago.
Shadow is a 12 year old altered male Black and white DSH cat mix. He Came into the home 12 year ago and was surrendered due to the owner having cancer and allergies.
Previously lived with:
1 adult, 1 cat
How is this cat around strangers?
Around strangers Shadow is friendly and allows them to pet him.
How is this cat around children?
Shadow has never been around children.
How is this cat around other cats?
Shadow has lived with another male cat in the home and is relaxed and gentle with him.
How is this cat around dogs?
Shadow has never been around dogs
Shadow likes to be held and likes to climb onto his owner shoulder. Shadow isn’t bothered with being pet.
Shadow has no bite history.
low activity level
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
For a New Family to Know
Shadow is friendly, affectionate, and mellow and loves to climb. Shadow is litter box trained bu has been uses the bath room outside of the litter box for a few months. He has a uncovered box with clumping litter.
Upon intake Shadow relaxed and allowed collaring.
Vet Notes: 4:53 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 12 year
Microchip noted on Intake? negative
History : os, reported to be FIV by owner
Observed Behavior – very sweet. Did not like medical handling and growled-used towel. Did well for all medical handling and procedures
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = wnl
R = eupneic
EENT: Eyes clear with nuclear sclerosis ou, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: adult dentition with moderate to severe dental disease, no oral lesions noted
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, Grade 3/6 HM, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: FS (spay scar noted on ventrum), no MGTs, no vulvar d/c
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, diffuse scabby dermatitis with thinning haircoat especially over dorsum and flanks
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Grade 3/6 HM
Dermatitis r/o FAD vs other allergy
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC
Gave convenia 8mg/kg SQ once
Gave gabapentin 100mg PO once
Rec geriatric workup and echocardiogram with placement
CAME IN WITH
RUFIO – 22791
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