CASPIAN – A1101996
Safe - 1-30-2017 Manhattan
***SAFE 01/30/17*** BEGINNER RATED CASPIAN is FIV POSITIVE. A volunteer writes: Do you believe in love at first sight? Well, I do now. Caspian is a young, mega-friendly, cutie pie. He is a real clown for affection, rolling over on his head and kneading the blanket. This purr nugget will win your heart at first meeting. He has tested positive for FIV, which is an immune disorder in cats. This means he is best to be the only cat in the home or be paired with a fellow FIV+ cat. He should not be allowed outside (best to keep any cat inside). If you are looking for a playful cuddler, you will be very lucky to adopt Caspian. Perfect companion.
My name is CASPIAN. My Animal ID # is A1101996. – P
I am a neutered male org tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 01/22/2017 from NY 10469, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K17-086772.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
01/26/2017 Exam Type PRE/POST S/N – Medical Rating is 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is BEGINNER, Weight 6.8 LBS.
Pre-surgical exam, anesthesia, and surgery performed by ASPCA. Green linear tattoo placed on ventral abdomen.
01/22/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
01/22/17 20:08 Socialization Caspian is friendly around strangers and is relaxed and tolerant with children. He is great and playful with other cats and has lived with his litter mates. He has not been around dogs much. Behavior He claws on furniture sometimes. He uses the litter box but misses and uses the bathroom right outside of the litter box. He is fine with being brushed and held. New Family Caspian is affectionate and playful. h has a high level of energy at home. he is lept mostly indoors. He uses an uncovered litter box with arm & hammer litter. He is fed wet and dry cat food as well as human food. Intake Behavior Caspian solicits attention and head bumps councilor, He allowed all forms of handling but gets restless when being held for prolonged periods.
01/26/2017 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Do you believe in love at first sight? Well, I do now. Caspian is a young, mega-friendly, cutie pie. He is a real clown for affection, rolling over on his head and kneading the blanket. This purr nugget will win your heart at first meeting. He has tested positive for FIV, which is an immune disorder in cats. This means he is best to be the only cat in the home or be paired with a fellow FIV+ cat. He should not be allowed outside (best to keep any cat inside). If you are looking for a playful cuddler, you will be very lucky to adopt Caspian. Perfect companion.
01/25/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – BEGINNER
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Indoor and/or Outdoor? Found outside, but has been living indoors for a week Previously lived with: Adult and children Behavior toward children: Relaxed and tolerant Behavior toward strangers: Friendly Behavior toward cats: Playful Behavior toward dogs: Unknown Bite history: None Scratch history: None Litter box training: Used an uncovered litter box with arm & hammer litter Energy level/descriptors: High energy level Other notes: Finder reports he is affectionate and playful. He solicited attention during intake and head-butted the counselor, allowing all forms of handling. He did become restless when held for a prolonged period. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: No change Reaction to assessor: Caspian approaches the front and was calm, relaxed, and friendly. Reaction when softly spoken to: Caspian rubs against the cage door to solicit attention. Reaction to cage door opening: Caspian greets the assessor by the opening. Reaction to touch: Caspian begins to purr immediately, leaning and arching his back for petting. He is very affectionate throughout the interaction. Reaction to being picked up: Caspian remains calm and continues to purr when held. ENRICHMENT NOTES: Very friendly older kitten. Rolling over and reaching between bars on approach. Leaned and arched into pets, purred loudly. He is comfortable being held. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Allowed handling ACTIVITY LEVEL: Lively and Energetic VOCAL: Somewhat chatty CHARACTER TYPE: Social, Affectionate, Insistent, Playful, Curious BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Beginner Caspian interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat can go to a beginner home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
01/23/2017 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
BARH Scan negative Male Intact Age aprox. 8 months No tartar Clean EEN Ear mite and flea comb negative Retained canine teeth MC during initial CT positive for FIV Allows handling NOSF
01/23/2017 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS ,
1/23/17 S: Calm, allows all handling O: BAR-H, BCS 5/9, MMs pink and moist EENT: No discharge OU, AU, nose. Retained deciduous maxillary canine teeth. PLNs: Not enlarged. H/L: NSR, NMA. Eupnic, quiet lung sounds. Abd: Soft, no pain on palpation, no masses palpated M/S/I: Amb x4. No skin lesions noted. UG: Male intact, testicles soft and symmetrical. A: 1. Retained deciduous canine teeth 2. FIV Short-term prognosis: Excellent. Long-term prognosis: Good-fair. P: Recommend extraction of deciduous canines. 1088
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