ROMEO – 21642 aka A1104108
Safe - 3-1-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 3/01/18—- 19-Pound Orange Tabby ROMEO, Romeo, Wherefore Art Thou? He’s HERE IN BACC, But Needs To Be In YOUR Home! Romeo is a 13 year old altered male Dilute Orange tabby and white DSh cat. HE came to his home over a year ago from ACC, and was surrendered due to the owner moving.
Romeo 21642 – 13 yr. neutered orange tabby, OS, 19 pounds:
Lying in back of kennel, ears forward. He stands up and comes forward as the cage door opens, tail lowered. Allows petting along his head and shoulders while leaning in gently initially, then pausing to look around the room. Unsure, aware of environment. Walks over to food bowl and begins eating, tail remaining low. Needs some time to adjust.
This animal came from:Other ShelterOrigin AddressSpay/Neuter statusYesDate of Intake26-Feb-2018
Basic Information:Romeo is a 13 year old altered male Dilute Orange tabby and white DSh cat. HE came to his home over a year ago from ACC, and was surrendered due to the owner moving.
Previously lived with:1 adult, 2 children and small dog
How is this cat around strangers?Around strangers Romeo is friendly and relaxed.
How is this cat around children?Romeo haslived with children of ages 7 AND 9 Years old. Around the children he is affectionate and gentle.
How is this cat around other cats?Romeo has never been around other cats.
How is this cat around dogs?Romeo has lived with a small dog and is relaxed and keeps to himself.
Behavior NotesRomeo struggles during a bath and will run away. Hr isn’t bothered with being held for a short time,and goes inot the carrier easily.
Bite history:Romeo has no bite history.
Energy level/descriptors:high activity level
Has this cat ever had any medical issues?NoMedical Notesunknown
For a New Family to KnowRomeo is described as affectionate, mellow and friendly. He likes to follow the family around the home and likes playing with strings, balls, and slippers. Romeo is kept indoors and is litter boxed trianed to use an uncovered box with clumping litter. ROmeo is feed both dry and with food o the meom mix brand.
Behavior Notes:Upon intake Romeo was curious and slowinf walked out of the carrier to roam the admission office he approached the counselor’s legs and rubbed his body on them. He allowed collaring and take a photo.
Vet Notes: 1:15 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age:13 y
Microchip noted on Intake?y
Microchip Number (If Applicable):981020019922448
History :return 1 year
Observed Behavior -hissing, allowed exam
Evidence of Cruelty seen -n
Evidence of Trauma seen -n
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: mild gingivitis
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
WAS SAFE 3/12/17
ROMEO – A1104108
NEUTERED MALE, CRM TABBY / WHITE, DOMESTIC SH MIX,11 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason COST
Intake condition EXAM REQ Intake Date 03/04/2017, From NY 10466, DueOut Date 03/04/2017, I came in with Group/Litter #K17-090093.
Medical Behavior Evaluation No Initial Behavior
Medical Summary No Initial Exam
A volunteer writes: What a catch! Romeo is alert and curious about his surroundings! He is also calm and loving. He LOVES treats! Loves when you talk to him softly. After a long day, Romeo is the perfect listener. Don’t let the number fool you. He is a cat ready for his forever human. If calm, cool and collected is what you are looking for, then Romeo is your guy. Come down to the Manhattan Animal Care Center and meet your new best friend!
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