STUY – A1073378
Safe - 5-19-2016 Manhattan Rescue: Staten Island Hope Please honor your pledges: http://www.statenislandhoperescue.org/
***SAFE 05/19/16*** THIRD CHANCE FOR SWEET STUY–LET’S MAKE IT COUNT!!! THREATENED! That’s one word to describe the way gorgeous STUY must be feeling within the ACC walls, and when cats feel threatened, they will generally try to defend themselves in some way. For Stuy, that natural response to deadly surroundings has resulted in a NEW HOPE rating and a fast track to the At-Risk List. But, think about this: so long as your home does not aim to replicate conditions at the ACC, your home is probably going to be a much nicer setting for Stuy…so she is much more likely to show her true colors there…and those true colors are likely to be VERY different to how she is reported to act in the shelter. Please look at her New Hope rating in the context of what STUY has been through in the last few days, please look at her medical notes (which seem to show a pet, not a wild animal), and then advocate strongly for STUY, tonight!
My name is STUY. My Animal ID # is A1073378.
I am a female gray domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 05/12/2016 from NY 11221, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/16/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NH ONLY, Weight 6.5 LBS.
Severe aggressive, striking, biting, hissing. Not able to check for spay scar.
05/16/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/16/16 10:38 Stuy is a 3 year old female DSH cat. She was found in the hallway of the building and ran into her finder’s apt. Police transported her to ACC.
No Web Memo
05/15/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Reaction to assessor: Stuy hisses and growls at the assessor. Reaction when softly spoken to: Stuy hisses and growls at the assessor. Reaction to cage door opening: Stuy retreats. Reaction to touch: Stuy hisses, growls, and swats at the assessor’s hand. Behavior Determination: New Hope Only Stuy is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. She has tried to swat and bite, 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. 5/16 additional note: Stuy has shown a range of behaviors, often at the front of the cage soliciting attention and allowing petting through the bars; however, when the cage door is opened or when she is handled, she becomes agitated and begins hissing and swatting.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
05/12/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Intact female– On a tech check to confirm Scan negative for a microchip About 2 to 3 years old Eyes are clear Nose= No discharge Ears unable to assess Teeth are intact Coat is clean Not declawed Dewormed with Pyrantel Flea Treatment= Activyl As of now no signs of URI As of now no V/S/C/D NOSF Will swat, hiss, scream, and allegator roll. WIll bite if necessary Use caution written on kennel card
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