MARK – A1097355
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***SAFE 12/08/16 *** “REMARKABLE” THIRD CHANCE TONIGHT FOR MARK – 15 YEARS OLD – LONG -TIME OWNER DUMPED HIM AND NOW NEEDS NEW HOPE RESCUE!!
My name is MARK. My Animal ID # is A1097355.
I am a male gray tabby and white domestic mh. The shelter thinks I am about 15 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 11/19/2016 from NY 11217, owner surrender reason stated was BITEPEOPLE.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/20/2016 Exam Type TREATMENT – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 10.7 LBS.
1.1 ccs pyrantel given in food
11/19/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
CAT INFORMATION SHEET Where did this cat come from? My Home If this cat is a stray, did you bring in a: Cat Carrier ORIGINAL SOURCE Pet Store – Name: Petco Does this cat have a microchip? Unknown Animal’s Name: Mark WHY ARE YOU BRINGING THIS CAT IN? Behavior Other: RELATIONSHIP He’s old – I’ve owned for whole life PEOPLE Lives with _1 adult OTHER ANIMALS Has lived with other cats Yes How did they get along? Pretty good. PERSONALITY Is more shy, hides a lot Bit People HABITS Eats both Always uses the litter box Any medical problems that you’re aware of? Please provide as much detail as possible. Is there anything that could be done to help you keep your cat or that could be done so the cat could continue to live in your neighborhood? What kind of home do you think would be best for this cat? Is there anything else we should know?
No Web Memo
11/21/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Mark’s previous owner reports he has only lived with one person throughout his entire life. He has also lived with other cats and they got along with each other pretty well. The owner reports he is shy and tends to hide a lot. He does have a history of biting, but information on these incidences is unknown. The medical team reports he was nervous during his initial medical exam, hissing and growling. The enrichment team reports he was inside of a den, facing the back wall during their first interaction. He remained really quiet and still. They were unable to coax him out with wet food or treats. He was found outside of his den during the next day, but retreats as soon as he is approached for interaction. They attempted to coax him out with more treats, but he started to growl in response. Reaction to assessor: Mark was inside a den upon approach. Reaction when softly spoken to: Mark peeks out from a hole on the den, looking with dilated eyes. Reaction to cage door opening: Mark crouches over and becomes stiff and alert. Reaction to touch: Mark retreats to the far side of the den, hissing and lip licking as the assessor extends their hand. He does not allow touch; he hisses and strikes when petting was attempted, growling as the assessor pulls their hand away. Behavior Determination: New Hope Only Mark is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. He has tried to swat, is extremely fearful in the shelter environment, and does not currently tolerate petting or handling. He may have a known history of behavioral issues that need to be addressed. The behavior department feels that placement with a New Hope Partner is the best option at this time.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
11/19/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Scanned negative BARH-nervous; hissed and growl before sedation Sedated with 0.12ml Telazol IM Intact male 15 yrs old Eyes, ears and nose- clear Teeth- moderate staining and tartar; Gingivitis present No parasites or fleas seen AMbx4 NOSF
11/19/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
11/19/16 — exam under sedation due to behavior EENT: Moderate dental tartar/gingivitis, nuclear sclerosis ou, no ocular or nasal discharge, ears wnl H/L: Normal thoracic auscultation ABD: Normal abdominal palpation INTEG: Slightly unkempt hair coat, no wounds or lesions noted M/S: BCS 2/5 U/G: Male A: Geriatric, gingivitis P: Rec full geriatric work up with placement. Continue to monitor while at BACC. Good prognosis
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