KNUCKLES – 11507
Safe - 11-4-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 11/4/17 — 7 year old KNUCKLES was surrendered by current owner because his previous owner died and the current owner has had for 9 months but has allergies. Knuckles is relaxed with other cats and is quiet and keeps to himself. He is front paw declawed and already neutered. He needs a furever home!
Intake Date: 11/2/17
Intake Type: Owner Surrender
Medical Behavior: Red
Age: 7 years
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~7 yrs
Microchip noted on Intake? No
History : Owner surrendered
Observed Behavior – BARH. Swatting, lunging forward and attempting to bite — sedated with telazol 0.15ml IM
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = WNL R = WNL BCS 7/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: Mild dental tartar/gingivitis
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat, front declawed
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: Obese, mild gingivitis
Plan: Rec weight loss plan with placement.
Animal ID: 11507
Animal Name: Knuckles
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
This animal came from:
Date of Intake
Is this cat having litter box issues?
Knuckles is a 7 year old altered male DSH. He came to his home when the Previous owner died 9 months ago and was surrendered due to the owner having allergies.
Previously lived with:
How is this cat around strangers?
Around strangers Knuckles is shy for a few minutes, but will allow soft pets on his head.
How is this cat around children?
Around children Knuckles is shy, runs away and hides.
How is this cat around other cats?
Knuckles has been around cats and is relaxed and keeps to himself around them.
How is this cat around dogs?
Knuckles has never been around dogs.
During car rides Knuckles meows and cries. Knuckles isn’t bothered with being cleaned with cat wipes. He enjoys being picked up and held. knuckles struggles to into the carrier. When Knuckles get excited he play bites.
knuckles has no bite history
Medium activity level
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
Medical Notes Knuckles is declawed in his front paws.
For a New Family to Know
Knuckles is described as excitable, aloof, and quiet. he likes to be in the same room as his family and loves cat nip toys. Knuckles is kept indoors only and is fed wet and dry food twice a day. He is Litter-box trained with clumping litter, and does not scratch due to being declawed.
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