SUNSHINE – A1049798
Safe 9-11-2015 Manhattan
*SAFE* 09/11/15 – Meet Sunshine: This kitty was appropriately named! She is sweet and sunny, and appreciates petting on the head and body. She has a fracture in the left carpus and will require follow up vet care for it, but she remains as affectionate as ever. Sunshine is waiting for her chance to show you what a good napping buddy she can be!
SUNSHINE – A1049798
I am a spayed female, gray and white Domestic Shorthair mix.
The shelter staff think I am about 2 years and 1 month old.
I weigh 7 pounds.
I was found in NY 10029.
I have been at the shelter since Aug 30, 2015.
INTIAL EXAM (8/31/2015)
spay scar and tattoo seen abdomen
Left carpal swelling, joint and peri synovial effusion
Crepitus and fracture palpated of carpus within left carpus
Tapped perisynovial fluid- serosanguinous
PE ow wnl
0.1 ml telazol and 0.2 ml buprenex IM used to facilitate exam
Fractured L carpus – swelling down
BAR eating all food
eyes – pupils dilated – monitor to see if it the telazol from yesterday vs. the buprinex from yesterday
Reaction to assessor: Sunshine looks neutral in her cage bedding when approached by the assessor.
Reaction to door opening: Sunshine remains crouched down on her cage bedding, alert with eyes wide open.
Reaction to touch: Sunshine stands with tail up, head-butts the assessor’s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body.
Reaction to Being Picked up: She calmly jumps back into the cage.
Placement determination: Average
Sunshine interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
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