GRACIE – 17557
Safe - 1-12-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 1/12/18 GRACIE is a 3 year old who is very sweet and needs a furever home.
Care Center Location: Brooklyn
ZIP Code From: 11208
Intake Date: 1/3/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 3 years
Weight: 7 lbs
Gracie was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home.
Very sweet. Did well for all medical handling.
Grooming herself, but pauses and looks at me with soft eyes. Hesitant of touch initially and will tilt her ears sideways, but accepts all petting and leans in for petting after.
Cage is slightly re-arranged
Reaction to assessor:
Gracie was relaxed and sitting up at the front of the cage with her tail wrapped around her.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Gracie sniffs around then gently rubs her cheeks against the cage door.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Gracie is calm and relaxed.
Reaction to touch:
Gracie seems hesitant and steps back when the assessor extends his hand out, but she warms up quickly with petting. She lifts her tail up, gives head but and rubs against the assessor as he pets her back.
Reaction to being picked up:
Gracie was calm, relaxed and allows all handling.
H – Healthy
Gracie interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
This animal came from:
Date of Intake
Gracie is a 1 year old female DSH cat. she came into to BAcc as a stray, and was found in a buliding alleyway.
Previously lived with:
How is this cat around strangers?
Around strangers Gracie is timid at first but allows them to apporaoch her and pet her with no issues.
How is this cat around children?
How is this cat around other cats?
How is this cat around dogs?
For a New Family to Know
Upon intake Gracie was timid but relaxed after a few mintues the counselor was able to collar and take a picture.
Vet Notes: 3:56 PM
[Progress Exam Template]
O: scared, but allows all handling
EENT: ear mites au and evidence of scratching
Oral Exam: mod faucitis and dental dz
H/L: no murmur/no arrhythmia, clr
A: ear mites
dental dz w/ faucitis
P: 0.09 cc sq ivermectin
Rec ovh and dental (may need long-term dental care)
Is the Initial Medical Status being Changed?
New Medical Status:y
Is the Initial Behavior Status being Changed?
New Behavior Color: n
Vet Notes: 12:23 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~3 years
Microchip noted on Intake? negative
History : stray
Observed Behavior – Very sweet. Did well for all medical handling.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = wnl
R = eupneic
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: adult dentition with mild dental disease, no oral lesions noted
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 noted when ventrum shaved, no MGTs, no vulvar d/c
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC
SURGERY: ok to schedule for surgery
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