LANEY – 15786
Safe - 12-29-2017 Brooklyn
SAFE 12/29/17 WATCH 2 VIDEOS! LANEY is a healthy kitty who is a bit tense in the shelter. She is already spayed and wants a home for the holidays!
Intake Date: 12/09/17
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 5 years
Weight: 16 lbs
Zip Code: 11220
Laney looks to be a 5 year old cat that was brought to the ACC as a stray due to the fact her owner passed away.
Previously lived with:
How is this cat around strangers?
When meeting the staff at the ACC Laney had a stiff body and was trying to flee.
How is this cat around children?
How is this cat around other cats?
Laney came to the ACC with a male cat and she was relaxed and affectionate toward him.
How is this cat around dogs?
For a New Family to Know
During intake Laney was meowing and trying to flee but she did allow the counselor to pick her up take her picture and collar her.
Laney was brought in without information on her behavior history or tendencies in a home environment. During intake Laney was meowing and trying to flee but she did allow the counselor to pick her up take her picture and collar her.
Observed Behavior – Caution with handling, resents palpation, could not examine mouth well.
Lying in back of kennel with a relaxed body, ears forward. She sits up to sniff my hand as I reach towards her and allows petting along her head and body while leaning in and rolling over onto her side. Allows all petting for duration of this session. Doing well!
Cage is slightly re-arranged
Reaction to assessor:
Laney was eating food by the front.
Reaction when softly spoken to:
Laney looks at the assessor and lifts her rear, and then goes back to eating her food.
Reaction to cage door opening:
Laney meows and remains soft and relaxed.
Reaction to touch:
Laney sniffs the assessor’s hand and accepts petting. She warms up to attention and starts to rub against the assessor, purring, leaning in, and rolling around.
Reaction to being picked up:
Laney remains calm and continues to purr when held. She meows when placed back down and continues to solicit attention.
H – Healthy
Laney interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
Vet Notes: 3:53 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5y
Microchip noted on Intake? n
History : stray
Observed Behavior – caution with handling, resents palpation,could not examine mouth well
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
P = >200
R = wnl
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: quick assessment, overtly wnl, approx 5yrs based on dentition
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: 5 yr fs dsh
Plan: further behavioral assessment
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