SHALLOW – A1070302
Safe - 4-26-2016 Brooklyn Rescue: Staten Island Hope Please honor your pledges: http://www.statenislandhoperescue.org/
**SAFE 04/26/16** BETRAYED BY HIS OWNERS AND NOW LISTED TO DIE AT NOON TOMORROW! Shallow is a beautifully marked 9 year old tabby. He’s being given a bad rap by his previous owners, but his behavior at the shelter indicates they may not have given the full story! Shallow takes a bit to warm up, but once he does he’s full of head-butts and will lean into petting! This boy is recommended to an experienced home, most likely because he is a little more independent. However, that does not mean he deserves to DIE! Please don’t let this handsome boy become another victim of the ACC. Advocate for him RIGHT NOW! His last hours are slipping away!
My name is SHALLOW. My Animal ID # is A1070302. – P
I am a male brn tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 9 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 04/14/2016 from NY 11203, owner surrender reason stated was ATT PEOPLE.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/14/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 15.5 LBS.
1.0ml activyl applied 1.5ml pyrantel given PO
04/14/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/14/16 15:00 Basic Information: Shallow is a 9 year old unaltered domestic shorthair. He was given as a gift to owner. He appears healthy and has no health concerns. Owner surrenders Shallow due to behavior issues in the home. Social Life and Personality: Shallow lived with three adults and been around children. Owner stated Shallow is friendly towards stranger and children but will only swat when bothered. Shallow behavior is unknown towards other animals. Shallow was indoors only and activity level is moderate. Owner describes Shallow as affectionate, shy, confident and independent. Behavior: Shallow has bitten within the past 10 days (further information in behavior memo). He was never given a bath or nail trim. He was never brushed or picked up and held. For a New Family to Know: Shallow is litter box trained and uses a hooded litter box. He likes to follow owner around the house and to be pet. He doesn’t have interest in toys but likes to play with scratching post and rough rope. Shallow eats wet food three times a day and likes to sleep at the foot of the bed. Owner suggests Shallow will do best in an elderly home. Intake Behavior: Upon intake Shallow was nervous and tense. He scanned negative for a microchip and allowed handling when allowed slowly.
No Web Memo
04/21/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
As per previous owner, Shallow is described as being affectionate, shy, confident and independent. He lived with three adults and has interacted with children in the past. Shallow is friendly towards strangers and children but will swat when he feels bothered. He enjoys using his scratching post and rough ropes. The enrichment facilitator has been monitoring Shallow and reports that he was tense, lip licking and was slow blinking when he first arrived. He has slowly warmed up during his stay and now comes to the front lightly head butting and seeking attention. Reaction to assessor: Shallow is slow blinking at the back of the kennel. Reaction when softly spoken to: Shallow makes eye contact and lip licks but doesn’t come forward. Reaction to cage door opening: Shallow remains neutral. Reaction to touch: Shallow sniffs the assessor’s hand and allows petting. He leans in allowing rubs and slowly warms up. Shallow slowly comes forward and lightly head butts the assessor’s hand. He lip licks and is wary of his surroundings. Behavior Determination: Experience Shallow may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to his new home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/14/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative intact male approximately 9 yrs old QARH eyes are clear mild waxy debris AU no nasal discharge mild tartar buildup; mild gingivitis BCS: 4/5, overweight a little nervous, but allowed all handling
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