DONUT – 11800
Safe - 11-12-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 11/12/17 – We Adore Super Social 17lb Lovebug Donut! @BACC. Donut is a 6 year old, white and black DSH male. He was neutered prior to coming into BACC and has no known health issues or injuries, and has not seen a vet recently. He was surrendered due to the owners son having extreme allergies to the cat and cannot live with the cat.
Donut 11800, 6 Years Old, White and Black DSH, Neutered, 17 lbs, Owner Surrender 11/05/17
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 6yrs
Microchip noted on Intake? yes
History: O/S due to son’s allergies
Subjective: Cat is BARH
Observed Behavior -Immediately social. Little restraint required for examination. Likes pets.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
T = NA
P = wnl
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes clear, ears ceruminous debris, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Grade 1/4 dental dz
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Difficult to palpate due to obesity, growled a little on palpation, but does not seem overtly painful, nosf
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat – shedding++
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not performed
Plan: Acceptable candidate for adoption or rescue. Recommend weight loss.
SURGERY: Already neutered
Lying in front of kennel with a relaxed body, ears forward. Makes eye contact and rolls over when spoken to. Allows petting along head and body while leaning in and continuing to roll. Nudges my hand for more petting. Super sweet and round – doing great!
This behavior note was written by the previous owner of this pet. Animal Care Centers of NYC provides this as a guide for optimal pet placement.
Please use these notes in conjunction with the information provided by NYCACC.
Animal ID: 11800
Animal Name: Donut
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Date of Intake
Is this cat having litter box issues?
Donut is a 6 year old, white and black DSH male. He was neutered prior to coming into BACC and has no known health issues or injuries, and has not seen a vet recently. He was surrendered due to the owners son having extreme allergies to the cat and cannot live with the cat.
Previously lived with:
With owner in home
How is this cat around strangers?
Donut is friendly with strangers. He will keep to himself when they first come in the home and then approaches for attention.
How is this cat around children?
Donut has lived with an infant and was relaxed and respectful with the son. He would approach and rub against him and lay with him.
How is this cat around other cats?
Donut has not lived with cats.
How is this cat around dogs?
Donut has not lived with dogs
Donut’s owner has never bathed him, but he allows her to brush him and she has not trimmed his nails. He allows her to pick him up and is not bothered if he is disturbed while sleeping.
Donut has no bite history
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
For a New Family to Know
Donut is described as being friendly, affectionate and playful. He has a low energy level and likes to follow his family around when they are home. He likes to play with strings and wand toys and has been an indoor cat. He sleeps in his cat tree and eats both wet and dry food. He is litter box trained using both hooded and unhooded box using clumping and crystal litter. He uses a scratching post made of carpet and cardboard.
Donut was friendly during intake. He needed some coaxing out of his carrier but sat well for handling,
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