LACEY – 17274
Safe - 1-10-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 1/10/18 Lucy and Lacey have lived together in the same home ever since they were born! These senior housemates have also reportedly lived with another kitty, as well as 2 small dogs.
Care Center Location: Brooklyn
ZIP Code From: 11421
Intake Date: 12/30/17
Intake Type: Owner surrender
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 12 years
Sex: Spayed female
Weight: 8 lbs
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 12 years old
Microchip noted on Intake? no
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
Observed Behavior – Friendly. Allows all handling
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = 180
R = 24
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: moderate dental tartar/staining
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Spayed female
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: apparently healthy
Prognosis: very good
Plan: No concerns on medical examination.
This behavior note was written by the previous owner of this pet. Animal Care Centers of NYC provides this as a guide for optimal pet placement.
Please use these notes in conjunction with the information provided by NYCACC.
Animal ID: 17274
Animal Name: Lacey
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Date of Intake
Is this cat having litter box issues?
Lacey is a 12 year old, black and white, DSH female. She has no known health issues or injuries and has not seen a vet recently. She was found as a stray at 2 months old and has been with her owner and sister since then. She was surrendered due to personal reasons with the owner.
Previously lived with:
In home with owner, 1 cat, 2 dogs
How is this cat around strangers?
Lacey is shy for a few minutes when guests enter the home. She needs a few minutes to warm up and then she will come around.
How is this cat around children?
Lacey has spent time around children and is playful and affectionate with them.
How is this cat around other cats?
Lacey has lived with her sister and 1 other cat in her previous home. She was relaxed and affectionate with both cats, and is bonded with her sister, Lucy.
How is this cat around dogs?
Lacey has lived with two, small breed dogs in the home and was relaxed and respectful around them.
Lacey does not allow her owner to bathe her or trim her nails, but allows her to brush her. She enjoys being picked up and held, and seeks attention.
Lacey has no bite history.
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?
For a New Family to Know
Lacey is described as being friendly, affectionate and playful. She likes to follow her owner around and sit on her lap. She enjoys playing with balls, string and wand toys, stuffed toys and chasing toys. She has been an indoor cat and sleeps on her owners bed. She eats both wet and dry food, is litter box trained using and uncovered box with clay litter. She uses a scratching post made from rope and carpet.
Lacey was very nervous during intake, she kept a low, tight body in the back of her carrier and was unwilling to come out. Counselor was able to open the top and collar her, she was licking her lips but allowed for minimal handling.
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LUCY – 17273
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