DUCHESS – A1060562
Safe 12-19-2015 Manhattan
***SAFE 12/19/15*** YET ANOTHER SENIOR! There’s just something really wrong with a world that can allow the treatment (or lack of) that leaves a cat in the condition that DUCHESS entered the ACC in! And yet ,the ACC continues to play the part and not take on responsibility for the care of this 15 year old gent! He came in an dehydrated, emaciated, geriatric. From his high kidney numbers, it appears that DUCHESS may have kidney disease though a competent vet visit is needed for that kind of determination. If you do one thing right in your life, take this AVERAGE rated guy and give him some life! If you FOSTER, the RESCUE will foot the bill, you may also ADOPT him through the Public Adoption Site but be prepared to take on responsibility for the care he so desperately needs! No matter which way, he just needs you! PLEASE, offer to take DUCHESS and be his queen! He deserves the royal treatment!
My name is DUCHESS. My Animal ID # is A1060562. -P
I am a male brn tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 15 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 12/14/2015 from NY 10031, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
12/15/2015 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.5 LBS.
PARAMETERS RESULTS REFERENCE RANGES RBC 6.35 M/ul 6.54-12.20 HCT 26.7 % 30.3-52.3 HGB 9 g/dl 9.8-16.2 MCV 42 fL 35.9-53.1 MCH 14.2 pg 11.8-17.3 MCHC 33.7 g/dl 28.1-35.8 RDW 21.8 % 15.0-27.0 %RETIC 0.1 % RETIC 7 K/uL 3.0-50.0 WBC 5.79 K/uL 2.87-17.05 %NEUT 81.6 % %LYM 11.4 % %MONO 4.7 % %EOS 1.6 % %BASO 0.7 % NEUT 4.73 1.48-10.29 LYM 0.66 .92-6.88 MONO 0.27 .05-.67 EOS 0.09 .17-1.57 BASO 0.04 .01-.26 PLT 32 151-600 MPV PDW PCT Parameters Results Reference Ranges GLU 99 mg/dl 71-159 BUN 40 mg/dl 16-36 CREAT 2.3 mg/dl .8-2.4 BUN/Creat 17 PHOS 5.9 mg/dl 3.1-7.5 CA 9.4 mg/dl 7.8-11.3 TP 7.9 g/dl 5.7-8.9 ALB 2.9 g/dl 2.3-3.9 GLOB 5 g/dl 2.8-5.1 ALB/Glob 0.6 ALT 43 U/L 12-130 ALKP 25 U/L 14-111 GGT 0 U/L 0-1 TBILI 0.4 mg/dl 0.0-.9 CHOL 173 mg/dl 65-225
12/14/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
No Web Memo
12/16/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Duchess was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home. The finder brought her into their apartment, but did not interact with her much. Please be aware that Duchess is being treated for a severe medical condition at the time of the behavior evaluation. It is difficult to determine at this time how the medical condition may be affecting the behavior, but in spite of her condition, she remains social and affectionate. Reaction to assessor: Duchess was resting in her cage upon approach. Reaction when softly spoken to: Duchess does not respond and continues to sleep. Reaction to cage door opening: Duchess wakes and looks at the assessor with relaxed eyes. Reaction to touch: Duchess remains in place and allows petting on her head and back. She leans into touch when pet on her cheeks and begins to purr. Reaction to being picked up: Duchess remains soft and allows all handling. Behavior Determination: Average Duchess 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.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
12/14/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Scan :NEG Sex:M SO: QAR, moderate dehydration, emaciated EENT: severe ddz CV/L wnl INT unkempt coat LN wnl ABD: thickened intestines A: geriatric with emaciation r/o hyper T4, CRF, intestinal neoplasia P: recc rescue with NH for diagnotic workup v EHR PROGNOSIS: GUARDED
12/15/2015 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
12/15/15 13:33 S/O: BAR, eating wet food with a good appetite, dehydrated, emaciated body condition A: dehydrated emaciated geriatric P: LRS 75 ml SID x 3 days run CBC/chemistry Scan :NEG Sex:M SO: QAR, moderate dehydration, emaciated EENT: severe ddz CV/L wnl INT unkempt coat LN wnl ABD: thickened intestines A: geriatric with emaciation r/o hyper T4, CRF, intestinal neoplasia P: recc rescue with NH for diagnotic workup v EHR PROGNOSIS: GUARDED
☆★ TO ADOPT THIS ANIMAL THROUGH THE PUBLIC ADOPTION SITE, PLEASE GO TO THE FOLLOWING LINK AND SCROLL DOWN TO BOTTOM TO LOG IN AND RESERVE THE ANIMAL. THERE WILL BE A $202 DEPOSIT REQUIRED. $150 WILL BE REFUNDED ONCE PROOF OF SPAY/NEUTER IS SUPPLIED.http://www.nycacc.org/PublicAtRisk.htm ☆★
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