OTTER – A1102903
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***SAFE 02/16/17 *** SECOND CHANCE TONIGHT FOR OTTER!! PERFECTLY HEALTHY KITTEN OTTER CAME IN WITH SEAL, SEAL IS ALSO LISTED TONIGHT – BOTH NEED A HERO!
Staten Island Center
My name is OTTER. My Animal ID # is A1102903.
I am a male gray tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 02/04/2017 from NY 10301, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K17-087752.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
02/04/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.1 LBS.
No Final Exam
02/04/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
02/04/17 13:29 Finder did not have any interaction with animal as it was brought to our facility in a trap. Behavior during intake: Otter had a tense body and kept moving from side to side in the trap. I was able to transfer from trap to den without any issues. Once in the den, animal went to the back and started to lip lick. Counselor was unable to scan for a mc, collar or open den door to get a picture as animal kept trying to flee.
No Web Memo
02/07/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Name and A#: A1102903 Otter Date: 2/7/2017 KNOWN HISTORY: Otter came to the shelter as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment. Upon intake, Otter was nervous and avoided handling. EVALUATION: Cage Condition: Cage was recently cleaned. Reaction to assessor: Otter is hiding in his den. Reaction when softly spoken to: Otter continues to hide. Reaction to cage door opening: Otter appears tense, nervous. Reaction to touch: Otter moves away to avoid touch and attempts to flee the cage. Reaction to being picked up: Not attempted MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Very nervous, attempted to flee, limited exam ACTIVITY LEVEL: Nervous VOCAL: Quiet CHARACTER TYPE: Shy, Skittish, Not Socialized RECOMMENDATIONS: _x_ Placement with a New Hope partner POTENTIAL CHALLENGES: _x_ Fearful Behavior observations _x_ New Hope Only Otter is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. He is extremely fearful in the shelter environment and 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
02/04/2017 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative BARH AMBx4 BCS:5/9 Very nervous, attempted to flee, limited exam Male~1yr EENT:WNL No fleas seen Nosf
Came in With
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