SHIVA – A1062619
Safe - 1-17-2016 Staten Island
**SAFE 01/17/16**PERFECTLY HEALTHY SHIVA IS ONLY A KITTEN AND WAS DUMPED WITH HER LITTERMATE FOR MOVING!! SHIVA is only 10 months old and came in with her littermate COCOA – A1062620 who is not listed tonight. This sweet tortie girl was described by her ex-owner as playful, affectionate and loves to be held and have her coat brushed! Sounds like a dream cat! Sadly, poor SHIVA was scared to death after being abandoned in the shelter and when the assessor came along she cowered and hissed and spit – and of course was punished with the NEW HOPE ONLY rating. SHIVA is a house pet and is terrified because she misses her owner, her sibling and doesn’t know why she is there. Can you blame her? She will be just fine once you get her out of the shelter and into a safe, loving home. New Hope ratings are so unfair because they only measure the cat’s fear in the shelter and not their normal behavior in a home environment. GIVE SHIVA A DEATH ROW PARDON TONIGHT AND CONTACT A RESCUE NOW TO PULL HER TO SAFETY! DON’T FORGET HER SISTER COCOA WHO IS ALSO AT THE SHELTER BUT NOT LISTED TONIGHT. WE ARE SURE THEY WOULD LOVE TO BE TOGETHER AGAIN. EMAIL [email protected] FOR RESCUE INFO.
Staten Island Center
My name is SHIVA. My Animal ID # is A1062619.
I am a female tortie domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 10 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 01/09/2016 from NY 10309, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-044808.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
01/09/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.4 LBS.
No Final Exam
01/09/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
01/09/16 19:23 Basic Information: Shiva is a 10 month old female domestic short haired cat that has no past or current medical issues that the owner is aware of. Social Life & Personality: Shiva has never been around children, other cats, or dogs so her behavior around them is unknown. Shiva is an indoor only cat that is litter box trained. She is described as being friendly, playful and affectionate with a medium activity level. Behavior Issues: Shiva has never bitten a person or another animal according to the owner. The owner has never tried to bath or trim Shiva’s nails and isn’t sure how she would respond to having these grooming agents done. However Shiva does like to be held and also likes to have her coat brushed. When it comes to being put in a cat carrier for transport, Shiva takes well to it and pratically walks right in. For a New Family to Know: Shiva was brought up using regular clay litter and a standard litter box. She enjoys all sorts of cat toys. She used a vertical scratching post made of rough rope. When in the home, Shiva is the type to follow you around seeking attention or be in the same room. When interacting with humans , Shiva plays in a gentle manner. Shiva was brought up eating dry food and the brand the owner gave was Friskies.
No Web Memo
01/12/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Shiva came to the shelter surrendered by an owner who describes her as friendly, playful and affectionate, and she was surrendered with another kitten. Upon intake, Shiva was friendly and allowed handling. Reaction to assessor: Shiva looks out from the back of the cage with eyes wide. Reaction when softly spoken to: Shiva’s ears go flat, tense and nervous. Reaction to cage door opening: Shiva hisses and growls. Reaction to touch: Shiva spits at the assessor and does not allow handling. Placement Determination: New Hope Only Shiva does not approach the assessor and appears to be very fearful and stressed in the shelter environment. Shiva is exhibiting behavior suited to rescue partners who can allow her time to adjust in a calm home environment.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
01/09/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative BARH AMbx4 Friendly,allowed handling Female~10mos EENT:WNL No fleas seen Nosf
CAME IN WITH
COCOA – A1062620
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