HAN SOLO – 23805
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SAFE 4/12/18 HAN SOLO is a 9 yr old boy who was brought to the shelter. He is already neutered. Han Solo is nervous and needs a home asap where he can get some TLC.
Han Solo 23805
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10016
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 9 years
Sex: Neutered male
Weight: 9 lbs
Vet Notes: 3:17 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 9yo
Microchip noted on Intake? neg
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History : stray
Subjective: BAR. Reported to be nervous, growling, trying to flee on LVT intake. Restrained in net initially, but p ended up being well behaved.
Observed Behavior –
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
P = wnl
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: heavy tartar, upper right canine missing, tongue sticking out
PLN: not assessed
H/L: NSR, NMA, mm pink, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: not assessed
ctm until transfer/adoption
L V T Notes: 3:23 AM
growling, nervous, try to flee
geriatric, aprox 9 yrs old
missing upper rt k9
dry flaky coat
Han Solo was brought in as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment.
Subjective: Reported to be nervous, growling, trying to flee on LVT intake. Restrained in net initially, but ended up being well behaved.
Curled up in litter box, eyes dilated, tense. Sat up and shifted back slightly when door opened. Tolerated pets with no real response, tongue poking out.
Resting on shelf, alert, eyes dilated. Sat up and shifted back when door opened. Briefly tolerated or leaned away from touch, then turned around and pressed into corner.
Curled up behind litter box, looked up when door opened, eyes dilated, tongue poking out. Lay in place when door opened, allowed, slightly leaned into pets, then extended neck for throat rubs.
Reaction to assessor:
Han Solo remains tense, crouched position with head up hiding in his cage cubby during the approach.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Han Solo remains immobile with normal shape eyes.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Han Solo remains tightly curled up, ears erect and forward.
Reaction to touch:
Han Solo accepts the touch, but shows no interest with the interaction.
TM – Treatable-Manageable
Han Solo tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter. He may have some behavioral issues that will need to be addressed in the home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
Upon intake, Han Solo allowed counselor to pet, collar, and take picture. He did try to flee while taking picture but allowed counselor to hold. HE went inside carrier willingly.
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