MAX – A1089869
Safe - 10-16-2016 Brooklyn Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
***SAFE 10/16/16*** FIV POSITIVE MAX WAS DUMPED BECAUSE OF HIS HEALTH! WHAT KIND OF A HUMAN BEING CAN ONE BE TO DO THAT?? AND…AT A HIGH KILL SHELTER!!! It’s like MAX’S FORMER FAMILY wants him to die! MAX is 9 and NEUTERED and by the way this “sick” guy earned a perfect BEGINNER RATING!!! FIV cats can live with non- FIV cats and they also can live long, productive lives! FOSTER OR ADOPT this great guy…this time just get him BETTER!!. Don’t just give up on him!
My name is MAX. My Animal ID # is A1089869. – P
I am a neutered male blue domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 9 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 09/15/2016 from NY 11691, owner surrender reason stated was PET HEALTH.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
10/05/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 4 C – SEVERE CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is BEGINNER, Weight 13.4 LBS.
FVRCP booster given FIV Positive; FELV negative
09/15/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/15/16 14:19 BASIC INFORMATION: Max is a blue, with white on chest, DMH male 9yr old cat. Max was last seen by a vet less than 1 month ago, due to unknown vomiting issues. Max has been surrendered to ACC due to pet health & no time, SOCIALIZATION: Max is unbothered by strangers and is tolerant when strangers pet him. He has resided with children. Max does not play with the children but is tolerant of their presence and allows them to pet him. Max has not been exposed to other cats or dogs. He has not bitten or scratched another animal or a person within the past 10 days. BEHAVIOR: Max is tolerant of nail trimming. He may give a struggle to place him inside of carrier. When Max is asleep and is disturbed he is unbothered by it. FOR A NEW FAMILY TO KNOW: Max is best described as a mellow & independent cat. He has a medium to low activity level. Max enjoys playing with stuffed toys& also enjoys cat nip . When owner is home, Max follows owner around the house. Max would do best in a family or single person home. He has been kept indoors. He enjoys sleeping on the floor, or with the owner on the bed. Max eats wet and dry food from brand fancy feast 2X daily. Max is litter box trained. He uses an uncovered litter box and uses clumping litter. BEHAVIOR UPON INTAKE: Max appeared to be relaxed in the carrier. Once Max was taken out of carrier and became shy & displayed a low tense body. After counselor handled carefully he allowed all handling & scanned positive.
No Web Memo
09/19/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – BEGINNER
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Max lived previously with adults and children. He was tolerant of the children, though not playful. He is also reported to be tolerant of strangers. He has not been exposed to dogs or other cats. He is described as mellow and independent, with a medium- to low- activity level. Max has been social and easy to handle since intake. Reaction to assessor: Max is walking around his condo when the assessor approaches. Reaction to cage door opening: Max approaches the front, body soft. Reaction to touch: Max head butts the assessor’s hand, leans in for petting, and allows all touch on the head and body. Placement determination: Beginner Max interacts with the Assessor, solicits attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. He has no known history of behavioral problems. This cat can go to a beginner home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
09/15/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
scanned: + (985112003624794) sex: N age: 9 yrs old BARH: really good to handle during examin ear,eyes and nose is clear teeth: gingivittis flea: negative ambx4 NOSF
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