NOAH – 23564
Safe - 3-29-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 3/29/18 Average Tortie girl Noah is ready to roll over for some belly rubs @MACC. 8 year old NOAH is a spayed girl who is sweet and friendly. She has some dermal masses above her eyes which should be seen by a vet. NOAH is hoping someone will give her a home asap.
Intake Date: 3/23/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 8 years
Original Location: 10453
Vet Notes: 2:05 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 8yr
Microchip noted on Intake? neg
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History : stray
Subjective: BARH, sweet and friendly, well behaved during PE and vaccination. Fed tuna and ate it readily
Observed Behavior –
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
P = wnl
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes clear, ears mild black/brown debris, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: moderate staining and gingivitis
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat, a bit greasy. 2 small dermal masses above each eye, suspect inclusion cysts
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: normal externally
ctm until transfer/adoption
L V T Notes: 7:13 AM
[LVT Intake Exam]
Microchip Scan: negative, placed 981020023790831
Evidence of Cruelty: no
Observed Behavior: allowed all handling but somewhat shut down and disinterested
Sex: spayed female
Estimated Age: reported 8y
Subjective: all nails on front feet broken, haircoat covered in oily substance (possibly sceneted baby oil or other oil for grooming)
Ears: waxy AU with no pruritis, easily cleaned
Oral Exam: moderate staining
Musculoskeletal: overweight 7.5/9 BCS
Preliminary Assessment: overweight senior
Plan: DVM intake
Animal Behavior Saved At: 25-Mar-2018 15:18:26.000
Animal Name: Noah
Age: 8 Years
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Spayed / Neutered: Yes
Behavior Assessment Date:
Next Test Date:
Previously lived with: 1 adult
Behavior toward strangers: Friendly and outgoing
Behavior toward children: Unknown
Behavior toward cats: Unknown
Behavior toward dogs: Unknown
Bite or Scratch history: None
Litter box training: Yes, uses an uncovered litter box and clumping litter.
Energy level/descriptors: Noah is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, mellow, and independent with a medium activity level.
Other notes: When at home, Noah will follow you around. She plays with string toys and sleeps wherever she wants.
Subjective: sweet and friendly, well behaved during PE and vaccination. Fed tuna and ate it readily
3/24/18 Tightly curled up, hiding in the cage cubby, lip licking in place, seems unsure with eyes wide open
Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:
Noah was lying down, looking at the assessor with her head lowered.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Noah continues to make eye contact, but blinks softly.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Noah was hesitant, but remains soft.
Reaction to touch:
Noah sniffs the assessor’s hand and accepts petting. She begins to warm up and leans in for rubs, rolling over and purring. She nudges the assessor for more attention, but becomes alert with any sudden movement or noise in the room.
Reaction to being picked up:
Noah is a bit tense, but remains calm when held.
H – Healthy
Noah interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. Her previous owner reports she displayed distance-increasing behavior when she had ear-mites, but she doesn’t appear to have this condition anymore. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
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