NUTMEG – A1114623
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*** SAFE 06/26/17 *** VIDEO! NUTMEG lost her home due to allergies…..can someone give her a new place to live?
My name is NUTMEG. My Animal ID # is A1114623. – P
I am a spayed female calico domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 06/08/2017 from NY 11207, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES.
06/22/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Nutmeg A1114623 is at risk for concerns that she is not thriving in the shelter environment. She allows petting, though she takes some time to warm up to her caretaker, and in our adoptions room remains curled in a ball. We recommend that she move into a home environment quickly
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/22/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 6.3 LBS.
06/22/17 Feline FVRCP Product Name:Nobivac 1HCP Serial Number02061286B Location of Vaccination: RFL Revaccination Date:06/08/18 0.4cc Pyrantel PO Reweigh at 6.34 reflects a 0.54lb weight gain.
06/08/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/08/17 13:14 Nutmeg is a 2 year old unaltered female DSH Mix; she was bred home, at home and has no known health issues or injures or recent vet history. Around strangers Nutmeg will run away and hide. She has lived with older children of ages 15 and 18 and is relaxed around them. She has never been around other cats or any other animal and has no bite history. Nutmeg does escape out of the home and usually stays outside for a couple of hours before she comes back. During car rides Nutmeg cries and meows loudly. Nutmeg only likes being held for periods of time, and will struggle out of the hold. Nutmeg goes into the carrier easily but caries once she is in there. She was described as shy, mellow and independent with a high activity level. Nutmeg is an indoor and outdoor cat, and will cry if not let out. Nutmeg is free feed dry food, and is litter boxed trained with a hooded box and clumping litter. Nutmeg does not have a scratching post but rarely scratches on the furniture. Upon intake Nutmeg was very timid and tried to flee, once collar and placed in the carrier she immediately ran to the back corner.
06/21/2017 WEB MEMO
06/12/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Indoor and outdoor cat Previously lived with: Adults and children ages 15 and 18 Behavior toward strangers: Will run away and hide Behavior toward children: Relaxed Behavior toward cats or dogs: Unknown Bite or Scratch history: None Litter box training: Yes, uses a hooded litter box with clumping litter Energy level/descriptors: She was described as shy, mellow and independent with a high activity level. Other notes: Nutmeg does escape out of the home and usually stays outside for a couple of hours before she comes back. She will cry if not let outside. Nutmeg only likes being held for periods of time, and will struggle out of the hold. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Observed Behavior – Tries to flee EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cage is neat Reaction to assessor: Nutmeg was hunched over by the back of her cubby. Reaction when softly spoken to: Nutmeg lifts her head, but lowers her gaze. Reaction to cage door opening: Nutmeg remains motionless. Reaction to touch: Nutmeg remains immobile and blinks throughout the interaction. She allows all petting, but she curls up and appears uncomfortable and wary of her surroundings. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Cannot evaluate in shelter VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Timid, Calm RECOMMENDATIONS: – Experienced cat parent – Nutmeg 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.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
06/08/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 1-2 Microchip noted on Intake? n History : o surrender Subjective: Observed Behavior – tries to flee Evidence of Cruelty seen – n Evidence of Trauma seen – n Objective P = 120 R = wnl BCS 4/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: clean teeth PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: intact female MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: healthy Plan OHE Prognosis: good SURGERY: Okay for surgery
06/21/2017 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating EXPERIENCE
06/21/17 Quiet on rounds yesterday, monitor appetite/URI S/O: QAR. Well hydrated. Fresh food available EENT: Eyes clear, no ocular or nasal discharge HL: No sneezing or sneeze marks A: Apparently healthy P: Continue to monitor while at BACC. Excellent prognosis
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