VELVET – A1081743
Gone - 7-22-2016 Manhattan
*** GONE 07/22/16 *** VELVET IS A GUY IN NEED…..Three years old with possible neurological problems and he’s at the ACC…..Easy to toss this guy on a kill list because he’s sick and agressive (and agressive maybe because he’s sick!)…..Needless to say VELVET is NEW HOPE only….but that doesn’t have to mean No Hope. VELVET needs a FOSTER! He’s not going to be an easy cat at first but many cats like VELVET have become happy house cats after they’ve been given time and love!! STEP UP TONIGHT!! BIG LIST, NEED MORE FOSTERS!! APPLY NOW!!
My name is VELVET. My Animal ID # is A1081743.
I am a male black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 07/18/2016 from NY 10461, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
07/21/2016 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 9.1 LBS.
No c/s/v/d. Will not come out of den. Hissing.
07/18/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
Extremely aggressive, use caution.
No Web Memo
07/21/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Reaction to assessor: Velvet looks tense, hiding in the cat den when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Velvet remains crouched position in place, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Velvet attempts to avoid contact and began to hiss when touched on the head or body. Placement determination: NH ONLY Velvet is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room. He is stressed in the shelter environment and does not currently tolerate petting. 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
07/18/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
scan negative fast breathing possible NEUROLOGIC head shaking reported not walking correct with hind legs- able to move ear mite negative flea comb negative- treated with activyl male intact tense, nervous during exam- tries to flee went to medical
07/19/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
7/19/16 Pt quiet in cage, food untouched this morning. Alert. Not examined due to aggression described by Field. Moved out of medical. 1088 ——- 7/18/16 Hx: Field ops described this cat as extremely aggressive – attacking the net even before capture in it, moving strangely, possibly shaking or not using hind legs. S: Quiet in feral den, staring at examiner through Plexiglass door. Moved around feral den occasionally and appeared to be shaking or not using hind legs. Sedated for exam – 0.33 ml Dexdomitor injected IM through the feral den. Pt did not move when stuck with needle. O: Sedated for exam. BCS 5/9, MMs pink and moist EENT: No discharge OU, AU, nose. Mild tartar. PLNs: Not enlarged. H/L: NSR, NMA. Eupnic, quiet lung sounds. Abd: Tense, no masses palpated M/S/I: Sedated. Many burrs in fur coat. Blood under most toenails. No wounds, fractures or other injuries noted. UG: Male intact, testicles soft and symmetrical. A: 1. Reported abnormal neurological status – R/O HBC, rabies, other viral illness 2. Burrs in fur coat – R/O from being chased through bushes during capture 3. Blood under toenails – R/O occurred during capture vs. occurred previously (poss HBC) Short-term prognosis: Fair to poor P: Monitor in Medical for any changes to neurological status. 1088 ———- 7/18/16 scan negative fast breathing possible NEUROLOGIC head shaking reported not walking correct with hind legs- able to move ear mite negative flea comb negative- treated with activyl male intact tense, nervous during exam- tries to flee went to medical
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