SMOKEY – A1100888
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SMOKEY – A1100888-
SPAYED FEMALE, GRAY TABBY / WHITE, DOMESTIC MH MIX,7 yrs
OWNER SUR – WAITING4PU, NO HOLD Reason PERS PROB
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 01/22/2017, From NY 10314, DueOut Date 01/22/2017, I came in with Group/Litter #K17-086155.
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary initial scan negative barh spayed female ~ 7 years. nervous , tense but allowed to handle. gingivitis and teeth tartar . ambx4 EENT : wnl NOSF
Smokey is an 8 year old neutered male DSH that owner has to surrender due to personal problems.
According to the owner, around strangers Smokey is shy at first but once comfortable will approach the person and rub his face against them purring. He has been around children ages 4-13 & was always respectful and playful with the children. Owner had 19 other cats in the home & stated that Smokey was always respectful around the other cats. He has never been around other dogs so behavior is unknown. Smokey has never bit another animal or person while in the care of the owner.
Smokey is afraid of being given a bath, having his nails trimmed and being put into a carrier and will struggle to run away. He is not bothered by having her coat brushed and being picked up/held.
For a New Family to Know:
Smokey is described as friendly, affectionate, playful and quiet with a low activity level. In the home, Smokey liked to be in his favorite spot. He enjoys playing with balls, string toys, and catnip toys in the home. Smokey was kept indoors only & is litter box trained. In the home, he used a hooded litter box with clumping litter. Owner had a scratching post made of carpet in the home that Smokey used but also stated that Smokey would scratch on the furniture in the home. Smokey was fed both wet & dry food brand name Friskies.
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