GEE – A1121721
Safe - 8-19-2017 Brooklyn Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
*** SAFE 8/19/17 *** GEE is one of a larger group of cats that came from a home with “too many”. She has some corneal scarring and needs a new home of her own.
My name is GEE. My Animal ID # is A1121721. – P
I am a female brn tabby domestic sh. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR 6 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/12/2017 from NY 11694, owner surrender reason stated was TOO MANY P. I came in with Group/Litter #K17-105787.
08/15/2017 AT RISK MEMO
A1121721 Gee – Adult only determination; Gee displays fearful behaviors in the shelter, but shows interest in interacting with people. She slowly approaches the front to investigate and may sniff around, but is hesitant of contact and may lower her body or shift away. She is wary and cautious of her surroundings and would benefit from quick placement into a stable home environment.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/15/2017 Exam Type PRE/POST S/N – Medical Rating is 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.4 LBS.
Pre-op exam: 1431 BAR, hydrated EENT: no evidence of URI, corneal scar O.S. as noted previously. otherwise clear OU/AU H/L: within normal limits ABD: nsf U/G: female intact MSI: nsf A: in apparent good health P: ok for OHE tomorrow
08/12/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/12/17 14:24hrs Cat was timid and did not let me pick up.
No Web Memo
08/15/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: During intake Carrot was timid and didn’t allow handling. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Nervous. Good for all medical handling. Did not hiss, strike, or try to bite. Did not need net to restrain. ENRICHMENT NOTES: 08/13/17 Sitting crouched in back of kennel, ears forward. She sniffs my hand, then lowers her body as I begin to gently pet her. Tolerates petting along her head and body while tensing and wrapping her tail around her feet. Retreats through portal with continued interaction. Nervous, needs time to adjust. 08/14/17 Comes forward slowly as I approach. Body is low and she’s making eye contact. She backs away when I open the cage door and retreats from my hand when touched, eyes squinting. She pokes her head out through her portal and comes forward again to sniff my hand. Ears are forward and movements are slow and unsure. She’s not interested in the treats I place down at the moment. Retreats again when touched. Comes forward to eat the treats after I’ve closed the kennel door. She’s curious but nervous and unsure, needs more time to adjust. 08/15/17 Crouched near the back of the cage, slowly comes forward when coaxed. Leans forward to sniff, her eyes dart around; hesitant of contact. Slow blinks and leans away when I extend my hand forward. She accepts brief contact then retreats to the back of the cage with her tail lowered. She dodges my hand and lowers her body when attempting to pet her again. Alert and wary. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Timid, Affectionate, Sweet POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: Fearful – Gee has displayed fearful behavior during their stay in the care center and may dislike certain types of handling. 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, adult home only – Gee 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
08/12/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 1-2 years Microchip noted on Intake? negative History : o/s with several other cats Subjective: BARH Observed Behavior – Nervous. Good for all medical handling. Did not hiss, strike, or try to bite. Did not need net to restrain. Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective P = wnl R = wnl BCS 5/9 EENT: No d/c ou, OS has a large corneal scar covering most of the globe but menace intact ou. OD wnl, ears have moderate brown/black waxy debris, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: clean adult dentition, gingivitis PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: FI, no spay scar or tattoo noted on shaving ventrum MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: Apparently healthy Suspect ear mites Chronic corneal scarring OS Plan: CTM while at BACC Fluorescein stain OS-no stain uptake Revolution Prognosis: excellent SURGERY: Okay for surgery
CAME IN WITH
A1121715 – MANDY
A1121716 – PETE
A1121719 – PUMPKIN
A1121722 – JUNE
A1121723 – MELLOW
A1121724 – CARROT
A1121726 – BOOTSY
A1121728 – LITTLE JON
Came in With
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