MOUSEY – A1114628
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***SAFE 07/02/17*** PLAYS GENTLE WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS – FRIENDLY AND AFFECTIONATE MOUSY WAS DUMPED FOR ALLERGIES!! MOUSY IS A BIG BOY AT 17 LBS AND HANDSOME TOO! WHY NOT ADOPT THIS SUPER CAT TONIGHT – HE ONLY HAS UNTIL NOON TO BE RESERVED!!
My name is MOUSEY. My Animal ID # is A1114628. – P
I am a neutered male black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 7 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 06/22/2017 from NY 10475, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES.
06/27/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Mousey A1114628 is at risk due to behavior. Mousey is extremely cautious of his surroundings and may hiss and growl with any sudden noise or movement. He warms up when coaxed and will approach to interact, appreciating gentle head rubs, but remains tense and continues to growl and hiss when overwhelmed.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/23/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 17.0 LBS.
Date: 06/23/17 Rabies Product Name: Nobivac 1 Rabies Serial Number#176724 Location of Vaccination:RHL Revaccination Date: 06/23/18 Exp:02/24/18 Veterinarian : Dr. 1234
06/22/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/08/17 17:22 Basic Information: mousey is a 7 year old neutered Black/White DSH/ He was rescued as a stray from his owners. His owners need to surrender because of allergies they are suffering from. Mousey has no known health problems or injuries; he has not seen a vet recently. Socialization: mousey is friendly/ outgoing around strangers; he has lived with a child age 2 years old. Around the child he was relaxed, and respectful. When playing with adults or children he is gentle. Mousey has no history of living or spending time with other animals. Mousey has no bite history. Behavior: Mousey is housetrained, and he scratches furniture in the home. During a car ride he sleeps/relaxed; he has never had a bath or nails trimmed. Mousey enjoys having his coat brushed I don’t know the history of being held because they do not pick him up at home. Mousey will struggle to be placed inside the carrier, and he isn’t bothered if disturbed while sleeping. For a New Family to Know: Mousey family would describe him as friendly and affectionate. He has a medium activity level; mousey favorite activity is to chase the laser lights. At home he likes to follow you around; his favorite toys are balls, string, and stuffed animals. Mousey is kept indoors only and likes to sleep in a chair in the foyer. He eats both dry/wet foods (Fancy Feast) 2 times a day. Mousey uses a hooded litter box with crystal kitty litter; he has a scratching post made out of carpet material. Intake Behavior: 06/22/17 14:36 Mousey entered the facility hissing, growling and swatting. I was unable to scan, collar or take his picture on our back drop due to him swatting towards my hand whenever it would approach his carrier. Mousey’s carrier was placed into a kennel where he walked out on his own then ran back into his carrier and after a few minutes he came back out and retreated to his litter box.
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06/25/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Lived Indoors Previously lived with: Adults and a 2 year old child Behavior toward strangers: Friendly and outgoing Behavior toward children: relaxed and respectful, playing gently Behavior toward cats or dogs: Unknown Bite or Scratch history: None Litter box training: Yes, uses a hooded litter box with crystal litter Energy level/descriptors: Described as friendly and affectionate with a medium activity level. Other notes: At home he likes to follow you around; his favorite toys are balls, string, and stuffed animals. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Observed Behavior – hissing, striking, growling, was able to place in cat den first, and then transfer to cat net ENRICHMENT: 6/27/17: At the front on approach, soft eyes and body, looking around. Started rubbing against the bars and meowing when spoken to. Stayed at the front when door opened, leaned and arched into pets, purred loudly. Very curious about room activity, but easily redirected with treats and affection. Really sweet! EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cage is neat Reaction to assessor: Mousey was lying down inside his cat den with his head was looking out through the opening. Reaction when softly spoken to: Mousey focuses on the assessor with dilated eyes at first, but his eyes softens slightly after. Reaction to cage door opening: Mousey becomes alert and starts to whine, grumbling a bit. Reaction to touch: Mousey focuses on the assessor’s hand, but sticks his body out of the den to sniff the assessor’s hand. He appears cautious and will focus his attention on movement in the room, and will continue to sniff the assessor’s hand after. With some coaxing, he pushes against the assessor’s hand and places his head below the hand to be petted. He warms up with gentle petting, leaning in for cheek rubs, but will grumble and look around the room, meowing softly with any sudden noise or movement. With more coaxing, he approaches the front and lies down next to the assessor, still cautious of the environment. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate VOCAL: Somewhat chatty CHARACTER TYPE: Skittish in shelter environment, Social, Affectionate
BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Mousey tolerates attention and petting but may be fearful or stressed in the shelter. He may need time to warm up to his new home and family. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents. Although he did well with children in his previous home, because of his stress levels in the care center we also recommend any future home with children conduct a thorough interaction.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
06/23/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 7yrs Microchip noted on Intake? none History : Subjective: Observed Behavior – hissing, striking, growling, was able to place in fereal den first, then transfer to cat net Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective LIMITED EXAM- VISUAL ONLY d/t TEMPERMENT EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted MSI: Ambulatory x 4 CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment obese Plan ok for NH Prognosis: open, as complete exam not performed d/t temperment SURGERY: n/a
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