DEE DEE – A1109279
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My name is DEEDEE. My Animal ID # is A1109279. – P
I am a spayed female calico domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 04/18/2017 from NY 11357, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K17-094389.
04/21/2017 AT RISK MEMO
DeeDee A1109279 was placed At Risk for Behavior
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/19/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 7.9 LBS.
revulotion given topically ct:negative Date: 04/19/17 Feline FVRCP Product Name:nobivac Serial Number:02061287B Location of Vaccination: RFL Revaccination Date:05/03/17 Rabies Product Name:Nobivac Serial Number:176724 Location of Vaccination:RHL Revaccination Date:04/19/18 Veterinarian:DR. 1276
04/18/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/18/17 16:47 Deedee is a calico colored DSH with no known medical conditions. Deedee was found wandering loose outside and allowed finder to pet her sometimes. During intake Deedee was tense and tried to move away from counselor and began to hiss. Could not scan or collar.
No Web Memo
04/21/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Deedee was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: ENRICHMENT NOTES: 04/19/17 Lying in litterbox with low body and ears flattened. Makes eye contact when I speak to her and breathing accelerates. She backs away as I approach and she hisses. She hisses again when I attempt to pet her on the head with the bear-claw, raising her paw and quickly retreating to the other side of the kennel. Needs more time to adjust. Sprayed feliway. 04/20/17 Lying in litterbox with a relaxed body and eyes closed, feet folded underneath her. She watches me as I approach and hisses softly when I reach out towards her. She retreats to the other side of the kennel before I can touch her as she licks her lips. I attempt touch one more time and she backs away, hissing. Not interested in further interaction today. Sprayed feliway. 04/21/17 Crouched in her litter box at the back of the kennel. Appears hesitant, doesn’t get up or come forward when coaxed. Looks around frantically, eyes dart around. Lip licks when I extended my hand. Tolerates petting/attention for a short amount of time before shifting away. Hisses, ears flatten, tail lowered. Not comfortable with a lot of attention. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Skittish POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: Fearful – Deedee has displayed fearful behavior during their stay in the care center and has displayed distance-increasing behavior with extended handling. Fear aggression can occur when a cat perceives a threat and may escalate if they cannot escape. A fearful cat will feel more relaxed when given options, so provide her with the chance to move closer, investigate, or interact with you. Be sure to offer incentive such as treats or play time whenever the cat makes a small positive step. Please speak to an adoption counselor for additional information on methods to desensitize your cat to their fear stimulus. RECOMMENDATIONS: Experienced cat parent – Deedee tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter, and may be intimidated by small children. She may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to her new home. Due to the behaviors seen in the care center, we feel that this cat will do best in an experienced, adult only home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/19/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
04/19/17 DVM exam History – Found as a stray cat, no known medical concerns. Microchip scan negative. Age est 4 yrs. Observed behavior – Hiding in back of cage, wide eyed when approached. Very tense and fearful, attempted to flee so captured in net. Hissing, striking out, and can not be handled awake. Administered Telazol 0.07 ml IM to safely facilitate exam and treatments. Evidence of cruelty – No. Evidence of trauma – No. O: Sedated. mm=pink, moist, CRT<2 s. HR=200, RR=20. BCS=5/9. ORAL: Mild gingivitis. EENT: No oculonasal discharge, no sneezing prior to exam. H/L: Lungs clear, no murmurs/arrhythmias. ABD: No masses/organomegaly. UG: Female, spay scar found. MS: Amb x 4 prior to sedation. INTEG: Full, clean haircoat, no skin lesions or fleas. NEURO: Mentation appropriate prior to sedation. Unable to perform neuro exam otherwise due to sedated status. A: Mild gingivitis. Otherwise apparently healthy 4 yr old spayed female cat. P: Monitor while at BACC. Excellent prognosis.
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