MAVERICK – 18030
Safe - 1-18-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 1/18/18 MAVERICK was an owner surrender. He is healthy and seeks attention. This boy needs a furever home asap!
Intake Date: 1/10/18
Intake Type: Owner Surrender
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 2 years
Original Location: 11208
Maverick was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home.
Attention seeking, allows all handling, calm for exam
Lying in front of kennel, body relaxed. Reaches out towards me with soft paws. He allows petting along his head and body while standing up and coming forward. Leans in with his whole body. Very cute â€“ doing well after first day!
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Maverick was relaxed, alert and comes forward immediately to greet the assessor when approached.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Maverick purrs softly and rubs his body up against the cage door.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Maverick is calm and relaxed.
Reaction to touch:
Maverick sniffs the assessor, nudges his hand and accepts petting all over his body. His tail sways constantly as he solicits attention, but he remains calm and doesn’t display any further behavior.
Reaction to being picked up:
Maverick is calm, relaxed and allowed all handling.
H – Healthy
Maverick interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
This animal came from:Found StrayOrigin AddressIf yes, Please elaborate:Unknown information
Basic Information:Maverick is a brown tabby and white male cat who was found outside of a hospital and brought to the ACC as a stray.
Previously lived with:Unknown information
How is this cat around strangers?When meeting the staff at the ACC for the first time Maverick was friendly and outgoing. He allowed the counselor to pick him up and pet him with no problems.
How is this cat around children?Unknown information
How is this cat around other cats?Unknown information
How is this cat around dogs?Unknown information
Behavior NotesUnknown information
Bite history:Unknown information
Energy level/descriptors:Unknown information
Medical NotesUnknown information
For a New Family to KnowUnknown information
Behavior Notes:During intake Maverick allowed the counselor to collar him and take his picture with no problems.
Vet Notes: 11:39 AM
S/O: BARH. Active, allows all handling. Eating well. No csvd.
EENT: eyes clear, no ocular or nasal discharge, ears wnl
HL: NMA, RR, Lungs C&E
ABD: tense, NP
INTEG: GHC, no ectos noted
MS: Ambulatory x 4
UG: MI, 2 testicles descended
A: Apparently healthy
P: Continue to monitor while at BACC. OK for surgery tomorrow
Vet Notes: 10:58 AM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~2yrs
Microchip noted on Intake? No
History : Stray
Observed Behavior – Attention seeking, allows all handling, calm for exam
Evidence of Cruelty seen – no
Evidence of Trauma seen – no
P = WNL R = WNL BCS 5/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: Teeth clean, pink moist mm
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
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: Apparently healthy
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC
SURGERY: Okay for surgery
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues. If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected] Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process. * We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.* For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please click here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see: http://information.urgentpodr.org/category/frequently-asked-questions/. You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
View all entries in: Safe Cats 2018-01