LUCAS – 17944
Safe - 1-18-2018 Brooklyn Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
*** SAFE 01/18/18 *** FIV POSITIVE & HAS URI. – Lucas comes forward when approached and head-butts my hand in greeting. Allows all petting while leaning in and giving head-butts. Friendly and sweet despite medical condition. Doing well behaviorally.
Hello, my name is Lucas. My animal id is #17944. I am a desexed male orange tabby cat at the Brooklyn Animal Care Center. The shelter thinks I am about 6 years old. – P
I came into the shelter as a stray on 09-Jan-2018.
Lucas is at risk for medical concerns. Lucas tested positive for feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV). In infected cats, FIV attacks the immune system, leaving the cat vulnerable to many other infections. Follow up with a veterinarian for ongoing treatment is strongly recommended. Lucas has been friendly and allowed handling in the care center.
My medical notes are…
Weight: 9.78 lbs
Details on my behavior are…
Behavior Condition: 2. Blue
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