PEPI – A1105661
Safe - 5-27-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 5/27/17- CHICKY & PEPI ARE A BONDED PAIR, IN KENNEL TOGETHER HERE IN SHELTER, AND FROM THE SAME HOME!
PEPI – A1105661
I am a spayed female, tortie Domestic Shorthair mix.
The shelter staff think I am about 5 months old.
I weigh 5 pounds.
I was found in NY 10029.
I have been at the shelter since May 19, 2017.
Pepi was brought in as a stray, so there is no information on her behavior in her previous home. Her finder reports she tolerated handling, but she attempted to flee when held during intake. Her foster parents has been working with her and reports she remains a bit shy.
Observed Behavior – Friendly, Calm, prefers not to be handled.
Cage Condition: Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor: Pepi looks at the assessor and appears curious.
Reaction when softly spoken to: Pepi lip licks a bit, but will sniff around by the front.
Reaction to cage door opening: Pepi remains soft and relaxed.
Reaction to touch: Pepi was a bit hesitant, but warms up quickly once petted. She leans in for rubs, arches her back, and rubs her body against the assessor. When petting stops, she walks back and forth, brushing up against the assessor for more petting.
Reaction to being picked up: Pepi remains soft and allows handling.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Mellow
CHARACTER TYPE: Shy initially, Sweet, Calm
BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Average
Pepi interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5 months
Microchip noted on Intake? positive 981020021143227
History : Foster return.
Subjective: Apparently healthy.
Observed Behavior – Friendly, Calm, preffer not to be handled.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
P = 160 bpm BCS 5/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: NAF
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
Came in With
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