KIKI – 11824
Safe - 11-14-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 11/14/17 KIKI is a 5 yr old house pantherette whose owner left at the shelter. She is already spayed and looking for a furever home!
Intake Date: 11/5/17
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 5 years
Sex: Spayed Female
Weight: 9 lbs
Is this cat having litter box issues?
Kiki is a 7 year old black female domestic short haired cat. Kiki lived with previous owner for almost 7 years and was surrendered because previous owner could no longer keep her.
Previously lived with:
Kiki previously lived with 2 adults and 1 child.
How is this cat around strangers?
Kiki is friendly around strangers. Kiki will approach strangers and will allow to be petted.
How is this cat around children?
Kiki previously lived with a 3 month old baby and enjoyed laying next to her in her crib. Kiki was respectful of the 3 month old baby.
How is this cat around other cats?
Kiki lived with a 4 month old cat about 2 years ago for 6 months. Kiki was tolerant of the kitten but kept her distant and did not play or interact with the kitten.
How is this cat around dogs?
Kiki has interacted with a small breed dog and was tolerant of the dog. Kiki was playful and would engage in somewhat rough play with the dog.
Kiki often scratches furniture and meows when taken for a car ride. Kiki will initially try to scratch when given a bath but will settle down and allow to be bathed. Kiki is not bothered when having her nails trimmed and is not bothered when being picked up but will walk away when is not interested in affection. When being put into a carrier Kiki will try to escape and meow once she is inside. Kiki is not bothered when she is disturbed while sleeping.
Kiki has not tried to bite another animal or human.
Kiki has a medium energy level
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
Kiki has no known medical issues.
For a New Family to Know
Kiki is a friendly, mellow, confident and independent cat. Kiki enjoys eating and sleeping and also scratches behind her ears. When at home, Kiki will follow you around and likes to be in the same room with you. Kiki is an indoors only cat and was fed Purina Indoor dry cat food twice a day. Kiki is litter box trained and used an uncovered litter box with pellets. Kiki had a scratching post made of wood but did not use it.
Upon intake, Kiki allowed all handling and was friendly. Kiki allowed pets on the head and allowed to be picked up and placed into kennel.
Previously lived with: 2 Adult, 1 child
Behavior toward strangers: Friendly
Behavior toward children: Lived with a 3 month old child and was respectful
Behavior toward cats: Spent time around a 4 month old kitten and was tolerant and kept her distance
Behavior toward dogs: Spent time around a small breed dog and was tolerant and playful
Bite or Scratch history: None
Litter box training: Yes
Energy level/descriptors: Friendly, mellow, confident and independent with a medium activity level
Other notes: She doesnâ€™t mind having her nails trimmed or being picked up/held. Struggles when put in a carrier.
Friendly, allows exam and treatment with minimal restraint.
Lying in back of kennel with a relaxed body, fronts arms stretched out in front of her and ears forward. She allows petting along her head and body while leaning in gently. Doing well!
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Kiki was relaxed and meowing loudly at the assessor near the front of the kennel.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Kiki rubs her body up against the cage door and reaches out for attention.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Kiki steps out the kennel to explore.
Reaction to touch:
Kiki meows softly and looks around, scanning her surroundings. She stays close to the assessor, gives head butts and is very affectionate. Her body perks up, tail rises and she purrs when pet along her body.
Reaction to being picked up:
Kiki is calm, relaxed and allows all handling.
H – Healthy
Kiki interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat can go to a beginner home.
Suitability With Children:
11/08/17 Behavior: Beginner
Vet Notes: 12:14 PM
Monitor for URI
S/O: BAR. Eating well. Attention seeking
EENT: Eyes clear, no ocular or nasal discharge
HL: No sneezing or sneeze marks
A: No concerns on exam today
P: Continue to monitor while at BACC. Excellent prognosis
Vet Notes: 10:32 AM
Quiet on rounds
S/O: QAR. Has not eaten morning meal. No csvd.
EENT: No nasal or ocular d/c
L: No c/s, eupneic
P: Monitor for URI tomorrow
Vet Notes: 11:00 AM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5 years
Microchip noted on Intake? no
History : surrender
Subjective: BAR, hydrated
Observed Behavior -friendly, allows exam and treatment with minimal restraint.
Evidence of Cruelty seen -no
Evidence of Trauma seen -no
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: negative oral exam
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: female spayed, no mgts or dc
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: in apparent good health
Plan: continue to monitor at ACC
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