MIDNIGHT – A1092507
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***SAFE 10/20/16*** FRONT DECLAWED MIDNIGHT WAS DUMPED AND LEFT DEFENSELESS… “ALLERGIES” IS THE REASON FOR THE DUMP…BUT WHY HAVE HIM DECLAWED ONLY TO LEAVE HIM AT A HIGH KILL SHELTER!! He’s already NEUTERED and just 4 years old. 3 years ago, the previous owner BOUGHT him at a pet store. Only to leave him stranded at the ACC! Now, he scared and needs a New Hope rescue to save him. BUT….to have that happen, someone needs to stand up and offer to FOSTER OR ADOPT! Contact our Help Desk at [email protected] and we can guide you through the process!
**DECLAWED FRONT PAWS**
My name is MIDNIGHT. My Animal ID # is A1092507.
I am a neutered male gray domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 10/05/2016 from NY 11354, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
10/15/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 20.0 LBS.
no vomite noticed in the cage nosf
10/05/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
10/05/16 19:42 BASIC INFO Midnight A1092507 is an approximately 4 year old neutered cat. He was bought at a pet store 3 years ago. His front claws are declawed. The main reason for surrender is that the owner is allergic to the cat. Midnight does not have any health concerns or injuries. SOCIALIZATION Midnight is shy for a few minutes according to the owner, then will come out if a stranger enters the home. He has never lived with a child. He does not play with adults. Midnight lived with a kitten for about 2 months and he was respectful and playful with the kitten. BEHAVIOR Midnight does not like to be placed inside of his carrier, he struggles. He hisses from inside. Midnight does not allow you to carry him or bathe him. He is not bothered if disturbed out of his sleep. FOR A NEW FAMILY TO KNOW According to Midnight’s previous owner, he is friendly, affectionate and very independent. When home, he follows you around. He enjoys any cat toy. He has been kept mostly indoors and is fed Purina 1 cat food. he sleeps anywhere in the home. Midnight likes to sit at the window and stare outside. He uses a regular litter box with fresh step litter. He is declawed and does not scratch on anything. BEHAVIOR DURING INTAKE Midnight hiised and growled at the counselor after being slowly approached to be greeted.
No Web Memo
10/08/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Please take note: He is declawed. Reaction to assessor: Midnight looks tense, crouched position by the front of the cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Midnight remains at the front of the cage, alert with eyes dilated. Reaction to touch: Midnight avoids contact then began to growl and hiss with ears angled to the side at the assessor’s hand. Placement determination: NH ONLY Midnight is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room. He is extremely stressed in the shelter environment and does not currently tolerate petting. 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
10/05/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
scan pos#985121002803395 BARH mild tartar clean EEN clean coat obese neutered hissing, growling, swating, striking NOSF
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