MATILDA – A1113636
Publicly Adoptable - Brooklyn
***TO BE DESTROYED 06/24/17***GREAT BEHAVIOR RATING AND HEALTHY…MATILDA was brought to the shelter because owner said son is allergic. She is very upset and needs out now. Only 1 year old and already spayed.
My name is MATILDA. My Animal ID # is A1113636. – P
I am a spayed female black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 05/30/2017 from NY 11372, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES.
06/23/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Matilda A1113636 is at risk for concerns that she is not thriving in the shelter environment, and a deterioration in behavior. She was noted as being suitable for an adopter with an average amount of experience when she arrived, but appears to be becoming increasingly frustrated with her long stay and is less tolerant of touch and handling than she was previously. We recommend that she move into a home environment.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/13/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 9.8 LBS.
Feline FVRCP Product Name: nobivac Serial Number 02061286B Location of Vaccination: RFL Revaccination Date: 06/13/18 .5 ccs pyrantel given orally
05/30/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/30/17 14:01 Basic Information: Matilda is a domestic short hair cat who was surrendered to ACC due to her previous owner having family who was allergic to her. Socialization: Around strangers Matilda is friendly ad plays gently. Matilda has never been around children, dogs or other cat so it is unknown how she will react to being around them. Behavior: Matilda has never bitten or scratched another person or animal. Matilda will often scratch on the furniture and is relaxed when riding in a car. Matilda is fearful when being given a bath and having her nails trimmed. Matilda enjoys being brushed, picked up/held and will struggles when being placed in a carrier. Matilda is not bothered when someone disturbs her while she is resting/sleeping. For a New Family to Know: Matilda is described as friendly and mellow with a medium activity level. When at home Matilda rarely seeks attention and likes to play with balls. Matilda was kept indoors only and was fed both wet dry food. Matilda is litter box trained and used an uncovered litter box with clumping litter. Matilda would scratch on furniture in her home. Intake Behavior: Matilda was fearful during intake and attempted to flee. Matilda allowed staff to collar her and take pictures but began to hiss when being scanned for a microchip.
No Web Memo
06/02/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors Previously lived with: Adults Behavior toward strangers: Friendly and plays gently Behavior toward children: Unknown Behavior toward cats: Unknown Behavior toward dogs: Unknown Bite or Scratch history: None Litter box training: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Friendly and mellow with a medium activity level Other notes: She enjoys being brushed, picked up/held and will struggles when being placed in a carrier. At home Matilda rarely seeks attention and likes to play with balls. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Needed a net. Hissing and growling. Biting at net and at us. Limited exam due to behavior. ENRICHMENT NOTES: 05/31/17 Comes forward to sniff my hand, then tolerates petting while squinting eyes and leaning head back. She is curious though, and keeps trying to sniff my hand as I pet her, ears coming forward. Begins to lean in gently as I continue to pet her. Unsure – needs more time to adjust. 06/01/17 Sitting crouched in back of kennel, She hisses when I open the kennel door and watches my hand approach. She eats the treats I push towards her, then retreats to the other side of the kennel with a low body and tail lowered after tolerating petting on her head briefly. Needs more time to adjust. 06/02/17 Social and friendly at the front of the kennel, rubs cheeks against the door. Super sweet! Falls over on her side, rolls around and reaches out for attention. She sniffs and allows petting all over. Purrs softly when pet, very affectionate. Calm, relaxed body. She was relaxed and had a soft body when held. Doing great! ACTIVITY LEVEL: Energetic VOCAL: Somewhat chatty CHARACTER TYPE: Social, People Oriented, Affectionate BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Average Matilda interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
05/31/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: Microchip noted on Intake? 985113000081252 History : Owner surrender – son is allergic to cats Subjective: BAR Observed Behavior – Needed a net. Hissing and growling. Biting at net and at us. Limited exam due to behavior. Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective T = P = R = BCS= 6/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears not checked, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: no ulcers, pk tongue, no tartar. PLN: NE H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic – difficult to auscult well – growling. ABD: Too tense. U/G: Female – spayed per owner. Did not shave, cat too stressed. MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: Assessment healthy 1 yo FS DSH Plan: Re-check behavior and if allows shave for spay scar. Prognosis: Good.
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