GEORGE – A1076263
Safe - 6-10-2016 Brooklyn Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
**SAFE 06/10/16**George is a 2 year old short hair tabby mix surrendered to the ACC by his former owner for house soiling. It’s no surprise that’s the reason because the former owner claimed that they had too many cats. Probably poor George couldn’t find room in the litter box for himself! He was a little nervous during intake but allowed some handling. He’s a cats cat and prefers to be by himself playing with his toys. He’s not a fan of being picked up by strangers so the ACC must be his biggest nightmare. Please apply to foster or adopt the boy. With some love and understanding, he will find his way to become the cat he should be.
My name is GEORGE. My Animal ID # is A1076263. – P
I am a male white and gray domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 06/04/2016 from NY 11207, owner surrender reason stated was HOUSE SOIL.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/07/2016 Exam Type TREATMENT – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 8.0 LBS.
.8 ccs pyrantel given in food
06/04/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/04/16 15:05 George is a 2 year old male Gray and white DSH. He was given to family as a gift and has been in their care for 1 year. He is being surrendered into our facility due to house soiling and too many cats being in the home. There are no known health injuries or concerns. Around strangers he is fearful and doesn’t play with adults. He lived with a 7 and 13 year old and is tolerant. He lived with a 5 year old male and was relaxed and affectionate; with other cats he is gentle. Behaviors will dogs is unknown. There is no history of him biting another animal or person. He has litter box accidents. During car rides he enjoys them. He rarely has litter box accidents and is spraying in the home this has been occurring for 6 months to a year. A vet hasn’t ben seen for the issue. He is afraid when he gets a bath and has never had his nails trimmed; he enjoys having his coat brushed. He is afraid when picked up and held and struggles when being placed in carrier. George is described as being assertive with a medium activity level. He likes to run in the home and when home he will stay hidden. He likes to play with his stuffed toys. Mostly kept indoors he slept anywhere and ate dry food. He is housed trained using an uncovered box with clumping litter. He would scratch on furniture.
No Web Memo
06/07/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Our enrichment facilitator has interacted with George and at the time his body lowered in the litter box. George tilts his head and lip licks. He backs away slowly with a stiff body. George is wary of his surroundings. Reaction to assessor: George was watching the assessor from the litter box When spoken quietly: George continued to watch the assessor with wide eyes Reaction to door cage opening: George remains motionless Reaction to touch: George allows petting with a slow approach but remains tense Try picking cat up: Did not attempt Behavior Determination: Experience No Child At the time of the assessment George was displaying fearful behavior; does not seek attention from the assessor and becomes alert when the kennel was open. Remains motionless as I started to get closer but after a steady slow approach using soft voices he relaxed a little. I was able to pet him and interact with him in a limited way. I was also able to pick him up and although he was tense no fractious behavior was display. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents with no children.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
06/06/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scanned negate BARH- tense; attempted to flee any change he had. Sedated with 0.1mL telazol IM Intact male Approx 2 yrs old Eyes, ears and nose- clean and clear Teeth- mild staining and tartar No parasites or fleas Groomed coat Ambx4 Nosf
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