ZIGGY – A1088500
Gone - 9-9-2016 Brooklyn
***GONE 09/09/16*** ZIGGY IS PERFECTLY HEALTHY BUT WILL DIE FOR NO REASON OTHER THAN HE HAS NO HOME! ZIGGY’s owner dumped this handsome gray guy for moving- another owner who thinks pets are disposable!! ZIGGY is EXPERIENCE rated because he was cautious about accepting petting from the assessor but warmed up quickly and allowed petting and handling except was antsy when picked up. Not anything surprising for this scary shelter environment. But the ACC wants to use this as an excuse to kill ZIGGY. ZIGGY lived with young children and was relaxed and playful with them. He likes to chase balls and toys and follow his owner around. HOW COULD THEY DUMP HIM LIKE THIS??? PLEASE GET THIS WONDERFUL 3 YEAR OLD NEUTERED BOY OUT OF HARM’S WAY AND INTO A FUREVER HOME. EMAIL [email protected] FOR RESCUE INFO NOW!!
My name is ZIGGY. My Animal ID # is A1088500. – P
I am a neutered male gray domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 09/03/2016 from NY 11218, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/03/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 12.2 LBS.
No Final Exam
09/03/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/03/16 14:59 BASIC INFORMATION Ziggy is a neutered, gray DSH cat that is 3 years old. The owner received Ziggy as a gift when he was just a kitten. The can no longer care for Ziggy because she is moving and can’t take him with her. Ziggy has no known illness. SOCIALIZATION When strangers come over he is shy for a few moments. But after a few hours he approached and allows being petted. He has lived with children ages 5-8 and around them he is relaxed, playful and respectful. Around the adults in the family he is gentle and enjoys playing. He has never lived with dogs or cat. BEHAVIOR Ziggy is fearful of bath, he tends to swat and run away. He is allows having his nails trimmed. But struggles going into the carrier. He isn’t bother when brushed or held. He has never had a bite or scratch history. He always uses her uncovered litter box. He always uses his scratching post made out of carpet. FOR NEW FAMILIES TO KNOW Ziggy is described as friendly, affectionate and playful. He enjoys sleeping and being around the family. He has a medium level activity. When the owners are home he follows them around and meows for attention. He enjoys playing with balls and chasing toys. His favorite cat food is Friskies dry and wet. She enjoys any treat. He enjoys sleeping on the living room rug. BEHAVIOR DURING INTAKE Ziggy during intake appeared nervous and shy. He moved back when handled. But slowly allowed being collard, scanned and photographed.
No Web Memo
09/07/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
As per previous owner, Ziggy is shy few a few moments around strangers but approaches after a few hours and allows petting. He’s lived in a home with children ages 5 to 8 years old and was relaxed, playful and respectful. Around adults in the family he is gentle and enjoys playing with them. He uses an uncovered litter box and had a scratching post made of carpet. His owners describe him as friendly, affectionate and playful with a medium activity level. He enjoys playing with balls and chasing toys and likes sleeping on the living room rug. Reaction to assessor: Ziggy was curled up in his litter box at the back of the kennel. Reaction when softly spoken to: Ziggy makes eye contact, meows softly at the assessor and slowly turns his head away. Reaction to cage door opening: Ziggy lip licks with wide eyes. Reaction to touch: Ziggy hisses upon approach then slowly leaned forward to sniff the assessor. His eyes are closed and he allows petting all over his body. He slowly leans in for cheek rubs, gains confidence and slowly approaches the front with tail at body level. At the front he rubs up for attention and looks out at his surroundings. Reaction to being picked up: Ziggy is tense, lip licks and looks out wary of his surroundings. Behavior Determination: Experience Ziggy may be a little more independent, and may need time to warm up to his new home. We recommend that this cat go to a home with experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
09/04/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
scan neg neutered, ~3 years allows handling, sociable teeth- stained and mild gingivitis, missing upper incisor EEN- wnl coat clean hair coat shedding barh nosf no fleas seen
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