TINA – A1117115
Safe - 7-23-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 7/23/17 Petite little Tina is a bit shy, but a total sweetie when she comes out of her shell!
Tina A1117115, 3 Years Old, Brown and White Tabby DSH, Spayed, 6.7 lbs, Stray 07/01/17
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~3yrs, female
Microchip noted on Intake? No
Observed Behavior – BARH. Allows all handling, head butting
Evidence of Cruelty seen – No
Evidence of Trauma seen – No
P = WNL R = WNL BCS 4/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: Very mild wear on teeth
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: Apparently healthy
Plan: Continue to monitor while at BACC
SURGERY: OK for surgery
S/O: BAR. Active in cage. Normal E/D/U/D
EENT: Eyes clear, no ocular or nasal discharge, ears wnl
HL: No sneezing
A: Apparently healthy
P: Based on chart review and no signs of URI, OK for for surgery tomorrow
The cat was found already spayed
Tina was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to her behavior in her previous home.
Allows all handling, head butting
Cage Condition: Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor: Tina was crouched and tense at the front of the kennel.
Reaction when softly spoken to: Tina lip licks then moves over to the other side of the double kennel with her tail tucked under her body.
Reaction to cage door opening: Tina is alert.
Reaction to touch: Tina seems hesitant and leans back when the assessor extends his hand out. She sniffs then perks up when touched and brushes up against the assessor. She rolls around on her back, allows petting all over and becomes very affectionate.
Reaction to being picked up: Tina was a bit tense when picked up, then got antsy and leaped away.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Laid back
CHARACTER TYPE: Shy, Sweet, Affectionate
BEHAVIOR SUMMARY: Average
Tina 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.
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