TITI – 10441
Safe - 11-8-2017 Brooklyn
*** SAFE 11/08/17 *** For a New Family to Know: Titi was described as affectionate and loving. if you place your head on Titi she will lick you. Titi enjoys being scratched on her head and back. When home with Titi she will follow you around.. TITI was surrendered by her owner and needs a home asap!
Hello, my name is Titi. My animal id is #10441. I am a desexed female gray tabby cat at the Brooklyn Animal Care Center. The shelter thinks I am about 7 years 2 weeks old. – P
I came into the shelter as a owner surrender on 22-Oct-2017, with the surrender reason stated as person circumstance- moving – no pets allowed.
Titi is at risk due to being diagnosed with an Upper Respiratory Infection and will likely require home rest and a series of antibiotics for up to 14 days. This is a contagious illness to other cats. Titi also has displayed an Average behavior at the care center.
My medical notes are…
Weight: 8.66 lbs
Details on my behavior are…
Behavior Condition: 2. Blue
KNOWN HISTORY:: KNOWN HISTORY: Indoor and outdoor cat Previously lived with: Adults and a 3yr old child Behavior toward strangers: Shy but warms up quickly to visitors Behavior toward children: Tolerant Behavior toward cats: Unknown Behavior toward dogs: Briefly spent time with a dog and would hide Bite or Scratch history: None Litter box training: Yes, and would also go outside Energy level/descriptors: Affectionate and loving with a medium activity level Other notes: She isn’t bothered when being picked up and held or being placed in a carrier
MEDICAL BEHAVIOR:: Nervous
ENRICHMENT NOTES:: 10/23/17 At front of kennel, wrapped up in blanket. Head and body is completely hidden. She tolerates petting awhile poking her head out and sniffing the air. Ears are forward. Focused on environment, continues to sniff and look around as I pet her along the head and body. Needs time to adjust – sprayed feliway. 10/24/17 At front of kennel as I approach, face soft and tail raised. Allows petting along head and body while leaning in and head-butting my hand. Much more relaxed than yesterday, remains in front of kennel and allows all petting. Doing well!
Cage Condition:: Cage is neat
Reaction to assessor:: Titi was tense and curled up on top her kuranda bed.
Reaction when softly spoken to:: Titi’s ears rotate and she makes eye contact but doesn’t come forward when coaxed.
Reaction to cage door opening:: Titi remains motionless.
Reaction to touch:: Titi sniffs the assessor then leans in and nudges his hand. She accepts gentle petting on her head and body, rolls around then comes forward while soliciting attention.
Reaction to being picked up:: Titi is calm, relaxed and allows all handling.
ACTIVITY LEVEL:: Moderate
CHARACTER TYPE: : Calm,Affectionate
POTENTIAL CHALLENGES:: None
BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: : Average
Behavior Asilomar: H – Healthy
BEHAVIOR SUMMARY:: Titi interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
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