CINDY – A1108654
Safe - 4-28-2017 Manhattan Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
*** SAFE 04/28/17 *** A volunteer writes: When you first look at Cindy, you are struck by how beautiful she is! Her beautiful orange fur and the white tuft on her chest. She has her yellow eyes take in everything around her! Her chin is her favorite petting spot! She is sweet, mellow, and quiet. So if you are looking for a sweet, mellow and quiet, then Cindy is your girl! Come to the Manhattan Animal Care Center and meet your new forever friend!….. Cindy has some digestive issues which need follow up vet check – owner dumped – needs a new home!
My name is CINDY. My Animal ID # is A1108654. – P
I am a spayed female org tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 04/12/2017 from NY 10453, owner surrender reason stated was DESTRUCTIV.
04/21/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Cindy A1108654 was placed At Risk for Behavior- however also has some medical concerns, please see notes below
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/21/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 8.6 LBS.
according to the feeding log cat ate some wet food i offered temptations treat and i/d wet food inside the feral dent CAT ATE ALL THE FOOD (maybe she likes privacy-the cat is always inside the feral dent) nosf
04/12/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/12/17 14:02 Basic Info Cindy is an orange tabby that was originally found as a stray and was cared for five years. Unfortunately, due to her recent behavior, her owner can no longer care for her. She is said to not have any injuries or health problems. She has never been seen by a veterinarian. Socialization Around strangers, Cindy is said to be fearful and hiding when people come visit. There was a ten year old child in the home but did not interact at all, just hid. She never played with the owner but would lie next to her. She has never been around any other cats. She has lived with a one year old male intact Chihuahua and played gently and would run around the apartment. She has never bitten anyone or any other animal. Behavior Cindy is said to scratch the furniture when she’s not hiding. She has never been exposed to a scratching post and she also tends to hide under furniture. She has never been given a bath, had her nails trimmed or had her coat brushed. She tends to struggle when picked up and held. She has never been put in a carrier before. For a New Family to Know Cindy is said to be friendly and affectionate yet shy and fearful. Her activity level is described as low. Her favorite thing to do was to run around with the small dog. At home, she tends to stay hidden and not seeking attention. She does like to play with string, balls, wand toys and stuffed toys. She has been kept indoors only. Cindy was used to sleeping on the owner’s bed or on the couch. She has eaten Meow mix dry food, a cup and a half twice a day. She is said to be litter box trained with an uncovered litter box and clumping litter. Behavior during Intake Counselor attempted to handle but Cindy swatted. Several minutes after counselor initially tried, they took Cindy out but wasn’t able to collar because she hissed. So counselor allowed her to walk into her kennel. Cindy scanned negative for a microchip.
04/18/2017 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: When you first look at Cindy, you are struck by how beautiful she is! Her beautiful orange fur and the white tuft on her chest. She has her yellow eyes take in everything around her! Her chin is her favorite petting spot! She is sweet, mellow, and quiet. So if you are looking for a sweet, mellow and quiet, then Cindy is your girl! Come to the Manhattan Animal Care Center and meet your new forever friend!
04/15/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors Previously lived with: an adult and 10 year old Behavior toward strangers: fearful and hiding Behavior toward children: hides Behavior toward cats: unknown Behavior toward dogs: one year old male intact Chihuahua and played gently and would run around the apartment Bite or Scratch history: none Litter box training: yes Energy level/descriptors: low Other notes: Described Cindy friendly and affectionate yet shy and fearful MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 04/13/17 11:24 Friendly, allows all handling EVALUATION: Cage Condition: No change Reaction to assessor: Cindy stiffens up, crouched position on her cage bedding. Reaction to cage door opening: Cindy remains immobile in place, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Cindy accepts the stroke, but shows no interest. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Mellow VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Shy, Curious, Timid BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Cindy tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter. She may have some behavioral issues that will need to be addressed in the home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/13/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
04/13/17 11:24 Friendly, allows all handling BAR Clear OU/AU, nndc PLN wnl H/L reg, no obvious murmur, ssp, lungs clear/eupenic, no coughing/sneezing ABD snp, moderate amount of firm stool palpated MSK amb x 4 Integ wnl BCS 6/9 UG f/i, no obvious spay scar Neuro alert and appropriate A:Constipated-r/o stress vs. inflammatory bowel dz/food allergy vs. other Otherwise apparently healthy P:Manage constipation with lactulose to start-trial x 5 days initially Recheck 5 days May need special diet in the future/hypoallergenic diet Good prognosis
04/21/2017 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
04/21/17 09:49 Hx: history of constipation;;spayed 4/14 had bm 2 days ago but has had decreased-absent appetite; had mild appetite today; CBC/Chem WNL, currently on cerenia, LRS, enulose & Buprenex S: ate small amount of treats yesterday, has been in feral den, some interest in canned diet but does not eat, comes out of feral den onto exam table and tries to flee, no vocalization or aggressive gestures, allows exam but resist abd palpation, no feces in box O: well hydrated EENT: no discharge AU/OU/nares Oral: no dental tartar no oral ulcers Int: spay incision CDI Lnn: WNL CV: NMA, s&s pulses, pink moist mm Resp: clear lungs, eupnic Abd: resist abd palpation, slightly tense abd UG: spayed female MS:gait not observed, BCS 5/9, disconformt on caudal spinal and hindlimb palpation Neuro: BAR, no obvious neuro deficits, complete neuro exam not performed A: constipation inappetitance P: cwct prognosis: open, based on response to treatment and cause of consitpation and inappetance
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