TURNER – A1092354
Safe - 10-12-2016 Staten Island Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
***SAFE 10/12/16*** TURNER IS PART OF A COLONY THAT HAS BEEN TAKEN CARE OF BY FINDER SINCE HURRICANE SANDY…BUT NEIGHBORS ARE MOVING BACK TO THEIR PREVIOUSLY DESTROYED HOUSE AND FINDER IS SCARED THAT THE LARGE DOGS MAY COME TO HARM THIS COLONY OF CATS AND KITTENS! The Finder is trying to TNR the mom cat and catch all the kittens…but as after so much work went into their care, why throw it all down the drain by bringing him to a shelter that will kill him? TURNER is just 4 months old and scared to death, he’s going to need a New Hope rescue and you to save his life? Won’t you make the call the a New Hope partner and be the one to intervene and carry in the Finder’s good work?
Staten Island Center
My name is TURNER. My Animal ID # is A1092354.
I am a female black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 10/04/2016 from NY 10308, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-076650.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
10/05/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 4.0 LBS.
No Final Exam
10/04/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
10/04/16 18:13 Animal’s appearance- The animals fur appeared to dirty from stepping in the stool. The kitten appeared to be at a healthy weight Animal’s demeanor with you – The animal was transferred from a carrier to a den. The cat tried to flee and was very afraid of human contact. The animal was trapped in the finders yard who is a colony care taker. She wants to TNR the mother cat and catch all the kittens from the litter. She said has had a colony since hurricane sandy and now her neighbors are moving back into the previously destroyed house. She is afraid that the neighbors large dogs will do harm to the colony.
No Web Memo
10/06/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Turner came to the shelter as a stray, so we don’t have any behavioral history or tendencies in a home environment. Upon intake, Turner tried to flee and was very afraid of human contact. Reaction to assessor: Turner is hiding in a den. Reaction when softly spoken to: Turner becomes very alert, wide eyes and stiff. Reaction to cage door opening: Turner hisses and retreats. Reaction to touch: Turner hisses, growls and swats at the assessor. Placement Determination: New Hope Only Turner is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and may require further investigation before placement in a home. Turner is extremely fearful in the shelter environment 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.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
10/04/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative BARH AMBX4 Aggressive, did not allow handling Female~4mos EENT:WNL Nosf
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