WILLAMINA – A1071582
Safe - 5-3-2016 Staten Island Rescue: The Patricia Ladew Foundation Please honor your pledges: http://www.theladewcatsanctuary.org/donate/#/new-page-14/
**SAFE 05/03/16**SWEET SENIOR WILLAMINA HAS LOST HER ONLY HOME….Fourteen year old WILLAMINA came in as a “stray”, yet she clearly was not. Since the owner’s son knew her habits and reported that she got special food for a sensitive stomach…..This lovely senior is not happy at the ACC and it shows with her hiding but still meowing when someone approaches…WILLAMINA led a solo cat life with no pets and kids and just liked to hang with her owner or chill out by the window. She is already SPAYED and on the pleasingly plump side….PLEASE HELP THIS STUNNING SENIOR FIND A NEW SAFE HAVEN TONIGHT!! Apply to FOSTER or ADOPT NOW!! If you need assistance, email [email protected]
Staten Island Center
My name is WILLAMINA. My Animal ID # is A1071582. – P
I am a spayed female gray tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 14 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 04/26/2016 from NY 11214, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/26/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 9.5 LBS.
1.0ml activyl applied for flea prevention 1.0ml pyrantel dewormer given PO
04/26/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/26/16 18:04 Basic Information: Willamina is a 14 year old spayed female that has no past or current medical issues that the owner is aware of. Socialization: Willamina is usually feaful and defensive around strangers. Once she is comfortable around people, she plays gently. Willamina has never been around other cats or dogs therefore her behavior is unknown. Willamina has never bit another person or animal. Behavior: Willamina enjoys having her coat brushed. Owner’s son has never tried to give her a bath or trim her nails so he is not sure how she would react. When it comes to being picked up, Willamina will struggle, hiss and swat. For a New Family to Know: Willamina is described as playful, shy, fearful and independent with a low activity level. When in the home, she is the type to follow owner around the house and like to be in the same room. Willamina also really enjoys sitting by a window. When it comes to toys, Willamina enjoys playing withballs and string. She was kept only indoors nad is litter box trained. In the house, the owner had an uncovered litter box. Willamina also had 3 scratching posts in the home made of carpet and hard string.
No Web Memo
04/28/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Willamina is described as being fearful around strangers, but playing gently once she has warmed up to a new person. She has not been exposed to dogs or other cats. Her previous owner describes her as playful, shy, fearful, and independent, with a low activity level. Willamina has allowed only minimal interaction since arriving at the care center, charging and swatting during her medical evaluation. Two days later she continues to hide in her cage and avoids interaction. Reaction to assessor: Willamina is hiding in her den and meows when approached. Reaction to cage door opening: Continues hiding. Reaction to touch: Willamina backs away from the assessor’s outstretched hand, hissing with a tense body and wide eyes. Placement determination: Experienced adopters, no children Willamina tolerates minimal attention in the care center and appears stressed in this environment. She will need time to warm up slowly to her new family, and she may be intimidated by small children. Due to the behaviors seen in the care center, we feel that this cat will do best in a calm, quiet home with experienced cat parents and without children.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/26/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative spayed female; visible spay scar seen when shaved approximately 10 yrs old BARH eyes appear slightly cloudy ears are clean no nasal discharge moderate dental tartar; pigmented gingiva 9.5 lbs; BCS: 4/5, overweight finder stated that she has a sensitive stomach and is being fed Hill’s Science Diet sensitive stomach and skin adult food well groomed hair coat charges forward and swats; towel wrapped by handler for exam geriatric exam scheduled on 4/28
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