PINKY – A1084720
Safe - 8-28-2016 Manhattan Rescue: Anjellicle Cats Rescue Please honor your pledges: http://bit.ly/PinkyA1084720
***SAFE 08/28/16*** PURFFECT PINKY LOSES OUT TO PREGNANCY….PINKY’S former owner is pregnant so she decided to give up her old baby for the new one….PINKY is 2 years old and used to head butt her owner when the owner was feeling down… She has lived as a solo cat and was fearful of the ten year old she lived with….PLEASE GIVE THIS PLEASING PURRSONALITY A CHANCE!! Offer to FOSTER or ADOPT PINKY tonight!!
My name is PINKY. My Animal ID # is A1084720. -P
I am a female org tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/08/2016 from NY 10002, owner surrender reason stated was NEW BABY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/24/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 6.1 LBS.
i offered tuna, fancy wet food and 9olives dry food but cat is not eating congestive nosf
08/09/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/09/16 17:41 Basic Information Pinky is a 2 1/2 year old female domestic short hair who is being surrendered due to owner being pregnant. Owner got Pinky from a friend and has had her for 2 years. Owner stated Pinky has no medical issues but has never taken her to a vet. Socialization Pinky is shy around strangers for a few minutes but will open up afterwards. She lived with a 10 year old boy and was fearful of him. Pinky does not play with adults or kids. Pinky has never been around any kind of animal. Behavior Owner stated Pinky’s only behavior issue is that she hides in fear. She was relaxed during her car ride to our shelter. Owner has never given Pinky a bath or trimmed her nails. She is not bothered by having her coat brushed or being disturbed while sleeping. She does not like being picked up for a long time, she will struggle. Pinky struggles if placed in a carrier and will hiss. For a New Family to Know Pinky is described as mellow and fearful with a low activity level. Owner stated Pinky was intuitive when she was feeling down and will go to her and give her head-butts. She will sit on her owner and follow her around when at home. She is kept indoors only and sleeps on owner’s bed. She eats 1 bowl of Purina dry cat food once a day. She uses an uncovered cat litter box with fresh step cat litter in it. Pinky uses the bottom of rubber shoes to scratch on. Behavior during Intake Pinky was tense during handling. She tolerated touch but would attempt to get away. No signs of aggression were displayed during intake.
No Web Memo
08/10/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Pinky’s previous owner reports she is shy around strangers for a few minutes, but will open up afterwards. She has lived with a child and was fearful of him. She isn’t playful with adults or children, and may hide in fear at home. She isn’t bothered by having her coat brushed or disturbed while sleeping, but does not like being picked up for a long time and will struggle to be placed back down. She was best described as a mellow and fearful cat, with a low activity level. The owner says she is intuitive, however, and can tell when the owner is feeling down. Pinky will go to them and give them head-butts. Reaction to assessor: Pinky was curled up by the back, but remains calm and relaxed when approached. Reaction when softly spoken to: Pinky looks at the assessor and blinks softly. Reaction to cage door opening: Pinky remains motionless. Reaction to touch: Pinky sniffs the assessor’s hand and leans against it afterward. She appears shy, but seems to appreciate chin and cheek rubs, leaning against the assessor’s hand for petting. She warms up and begins to purr, lifting her rear when pet on her lower back. She is very affectionate throughout the interaction, but is hesitant to come towards the front. Reaction to being picked up: Pinky remains soft, and calmly jumps back into her kennel after. Behavior Determination: Average Pinky 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. Due to her previous owner stating she is fearful of children, we recommend any future home with children conduct a thorough interaction before adopting.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/08/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
BARH scan negative female cat mild tartar clean EEN clean coat NOSF
08/23/2016 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
8/23/16 SND, sneezing seen on rounds yesterday. Moved to isolation, start doxycycline 0.6 ml PO SID x10 days. 1088
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