MUNCHSKIN – A1102510
Safe - 2-16-2017 Manhattan
**SAFE 02/16/17*** MUNCHSKIN is a mighty fine feline who needs a special cat “purrson” to give him a freedom ride and a place to chill – already neutered and 3 yrs old! Give this boy a home before noon!
My name is MUNCHSKIN. My Animal ID # is A1102510.
I am a neutered male org tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 01/30/2017 from NY 10457, owner surrender reason stated was BITEPEOPLE.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
02/12/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NH ONLY, Weight 9.2 LBS.
No Final Exam
01/30/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
01/30/17 03:35 Very tence in carrier.
No Web Memo
02/03/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Name and A#: Munchskin KNOWN HISTORY: Litter box training: Y MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Tense, body low to table, but allowed all handling ENRICHMENT NOTES: 1/30/17 At the back, eyes dilated, almost completely hidden under bedding. Put ears sideways and tried to retreat when attempted touch. Seems to be really scared. 1/31/17 In den today, peeking through holes. No vocalizing, but unwilling to come out. 2/1/17 Dozing in feral den on approach. Woke when spoken to, started hissing. Stuck head out for treats when left alone, hissed and retreated back inside when spoken to. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cat hiding in cat den Reaction to assessor: Continued to hide peeping through den holes. Eyes dilated Reaction when softly spoken to: Began hissing Reaction to cage door opening: Continued to hiss and began growling Reaction to touch: Would not allow access-hand to touch him, began growling Reaction to being picked up: Not tolerating any type of contact ACTIVITY LEVEL: Mellow VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Timid, nervous RECOMMENDATIONS: _X_ Placement with a New Hope partner – Munchskin is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and may require further investigation before placement in a home. He has tried to swat and is extremely fearful in the shelter environment. Munchskin does not currently tolerate petting or handling. 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
01/30/2017 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
BARH scan negative male intact allows handling mild tartar clean EEN clean coat CT negative NOSF
02/09/2017 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating NH ONLY
PRE SURGERY EXAM DUE T PET’S BEHAVIOR, CAGE EXAM ONLY APPEARS BARH STRIKING, HISSING, GROWLING CLEAR NARES AND OU BCS 5/9 SCROTAL TESTS SEEN A; APPEARS TO BE HEALTHY P; IN HOUSE SX ON 2/12
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