CHECKERS – A1076815
Safe - 6-21-2016 Brooklyn
***SAFE 06/21/16***TERRIFIC TUX KITTEN NEEDS YOU–BE CHECKERS’ HERO! Checkers is a fab four month old fella who desperately needs a furever friend. This gentle boy is (naturally) a little nervous at the shelter but he permits petting and handling. Can you be the kind purrson who makes sure that he gets to grow up in a loving home? Checkers just needs a chance to grow up–period. Let’s do everything we can to make sure this little angel doesn’t become another sad ACC stat when tomorrow afternoon rolls around. Please reserve Checkers online. Transportation is available. Email our help desk and we will help you put on your superhero cape and be Checkers’ rescue angel. Don’t forget fostering saves lives so please get in touch if you can offer temporary or purrmanent safe haven to this kitten–[email protected] Make the call for this terrific little tux NOW!!!
My name is CHECKERS. My Animal ID # is A1076815. – P
I am a male black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 06/09/2016 from NY 11208, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/10/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 4.3 LBS.
Revolution applied 0.43cc Pyrantel
06/09/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/09/16 11:49 Upon intake Checkers was tense but allowed all handling. Counselor was able to collar, scan(negative) and photograph.
No Web Memo
06/13/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Checkers was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home. He was tense during intake, but allowed all handling. He was hissy and swatted slightly when approached for his initial medical exam, but became calm and allows easy handling once brought out of the cage. Reaction to Assessor: Checkers was crouched over mid-cage, and looks at the assessor with dilated eyes. Reaction when softly spoken to: Checkers’s ears tilt sideways and he focuses on the assessor. He hisses and begins to growl. Reaction to cage door opening: Checkers lowers his body and becomes tense. Reaction to touch: Checkers hisses and his ears bend flat against his head, but he remains in place and allows the assessor to pet him all over. He may grumble and appears very uncomfortable, but he does not display any further reaction. Reaction to being picked up: Checkers is a bit tense, but remains calm when held. Placement Determination: Experience No Child Checkers tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter, and may be intimidated by small children. He may need time to warm up to his new home. Due to the behaviors seen in the care center, we feel that this cat will do best in a calm, quiet home with experienced cat parents and without children.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
06/10/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative M; 4 mo; 4.25 lb Will hiss and swat slightly while in cage, but once taken out, is calm and easily allows handling Ear mites obs Ears cleaned; Revolution applied Skin and coat clears Eyes and nose clear BARH
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For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues. If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected] Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process. * We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.* For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please click here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see: http://information.urgentpodr.org/category/frequently-asked-questions/. You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
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