NUTMEG – A1083773
Safe - 8-15-2016 Staten Island Rescue: Staten Island Hope Please honor your pledges: http://www.statenislandhoperescue.org/
**SAFE 08/15/16** SWEETEN YOUR LIFE BY ADOPTING NUTMEG TONIGHT!! NUTMEG is only 5 months old and her only “crime” is being brought to the shelter with earmites! The ACC continues to stoop to all time lows by using any excuse to kill perfectly adoptable kittens! NUTMEG is a bit nervous in the shelter but what cat wouldn’t be? IF YOU CAN FOSTER OR ADOPT NUTMEG, PLEASE EMAIL THE HELP DESK AT HELPCATS@URGENTPODR.ORG FOR RESCUE INFO. DON’T LET THEM END THE LIFE OF THIS SWEET GIRL. ACT NOW!
Staten Island Center
My name is NUTMEG. My Animal ID # is A1083773. – P
I am a female gray and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 08/02/2016 from NY 10309, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-068217.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/07/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 4.8 LBS.
microscopic exam: a few motile ear mites still present
08/02/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
8/2/16 11:52am Kitten came in a trap and didn’t allow any handling. Attempted to flee.
No Web Memo
08/06/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Nutmeg came to the shelter as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment. Upon intake, Nutmeg was nervous and attempted to flee. Reaction to assessor: Nutmeg is sitting in the back of her cage, body neutral. Reaction when softly spoken to: Nutmeg remains motionless. Reaction to cage door opening: Nutmeg seems tense. Reaction to touch: Nutmeg shifts away to avoid touch, ears flat, but allows some petting. Reaction to pick up: Nutmeg is nervous during this type of handling and immediately jumps out of assessor’s arms. Placement Determination: Experience Nutmeg does not approach the assessor and appears fearful, but allows petting and handling. Nutmeg is exhibiting behavior suited to experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/02/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative female approximately 5 months old BARH large amount of dark debris AU, cleaned both ears positive for ear mites – treated with 0.05ml ivermectin SC no ocular or nasal discharge permanent teeth coming in 4.8lbs; BCS: 3/5 well groomed hair coat very nervous, but allowed slow handling
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