MAXX – A1083803
Safe - 8-21-2016 Manhattan Rescue: Magnificat Cat Rescue Please honor your pledges: http://magnificatrescue.org/donate/
**SAFE 08/21/16** SECOND CHANCE FOR WONDERFUL MAXX!! MAXX IS A MARVELOUS KITTY!! SAVE HIM TONIGHT! Maxx is an older gent who was dumped at ACC for the lame “no time” excuse. Maxx lived with an older child and another kitty who he played with. His intake notes say: “Maxx is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, confident, assertive & talkative with a medium-high activity level. When the owner is home Maxx follows them around if not he’s with the younger cat. He enjoys mouse & ball toys and is an indoor only cat who sleeps where ever.” Maxx earned a stellar AVERAGE behavior rating. Don’t let this guy be killed for a few sneezes. Adopt or foster this great guy!
Manhattan Center – P
My name is MAXX. My Animal ID # is A1083803.
I am a neutered male org tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 11 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/02/2016 from NY 10457, owner surrender reason stated was NO TIME. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-068058.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/17/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 10.6 LBS.
Unable to re wt Will not tolerate any handling
08/02/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/01/16 10:24 Basic Info: Maxx A1083803 is a 11 year old male orange tabby DSH feline who was given to the owner as a gift & is being surrendered due to no time. Maxx hasn’t been seen by a veterinarian and currently has no known health issues/injuries. Socialization: Around strangers Maxx is friendly/outgoing. He lived with a 6 month old cat and was gentle, exuberant, relaxed/affectionate & playful with him but will hide when he became overwhelmed from playing. He played well with the adults and 13 year old child in the home. Maxx hasn’t bitten/scratched any person or animal. Behavior: Maxx hasn’t been on a car ride. He isn’t bothered by the following: being picked up/held or with being placed into a carrier. Maxx hasn’t been given a bath, had his nails trimmed, been brushed or been disturbed while sleeping/resting. For a New Family to Know: Maxx is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, confident, assertive & talkative with a medium-high activity level. When the owner is home Maxx follows them around if not he’s with the younger cat. He enjoys mouse & ball toys and is an indoor only cat who sleeps where ever. Maxx was not allowed on the bed due to the owner developing allergies. Maxx eats dry & wet Meow Mix 1-2x a day. He is uncovered litter box trained with clumping litter within. Maxx doesn’t always use the scratching post & scratches on items in the home at times. Intake Behavior: Maxx had a soft body & soft eyes. He allowed all handling. Maxx allowed to be scanned (-), collared & taken pictures of including positioning him during his photo session. He didn’t seem to mind being picked up/held & was placed into a kennel with ease.
No Web Memo
08/05/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Maxx’s former owner stated around strangers he is friendly/outgoing. He lived with a 6 month old cat and was gentle, exuberant, relaxed/affectionate & playful with him but will hide when he became overwhelmed from playing. He played well with the adults and 13 year old child in the home. Also, described as friendly, affectionate, playful, confident, assertive & talkative with a medium-high activity level. Reaction to assessor: Maxx looks tense, crouched positon at the back when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Maxx remains in place, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Maxx slowly leans into the assessor’s hand, kneads in place and raises his hind legs during the petting, but remains a bit wary with his surroundings while his eyes wander. Reaction to Being Picked up: He calmly jumps back into the cage during the pickup. Placement determination: Average Maxx 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.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/02/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
SCAN NEGATIVE BRIGHT ALERT RESPONSIVE HYDRATED PHYSICAL EXAM- NEUTERED MALE GERIATRIC MILD TO MOD DENTAL TARTAR. EYES, EARS, BODY COAT- WNL AMB X 4 APPLIED ACTIVYL. 1.1 CC PYRANTEL PO GAVE. ALLOWS HANDLING BUT NERVOUS & TENSE. NOSF
08/15/2016 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
has URI, sneezing, nasal discharge seen seen by Dr 1088 , move to isolation and start doxycycline 50mg/ml . GIVE 1cc of doxycycline 50mg/ml PO SID X 10 DAYS-
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