DORA – A1057903
Urgent 11-30-2015 Brooklyn Rescue: Happy Homes Please honor your pledges: http://www.happyhomesinc.org/
***SAFE 11/30/15*** ANOTHER CHANCE FOR DORA!!… DIVINE DORA IS GOOD WITH KIDS, AND WAS EVEN GOOD WITH A SPECIAL NEEDS ADULT – YET MOVING TO A NEW PLACE CAUSES THIS SUPER SENIOR GIRL TO BE ON DEATH’S DOOR TONIGHT! DORA is a special cat! She lived with kids and an autistic adult and was great with them. She is a spayed 10 yr old girl, but who says that is old? DORA got a rave review from the shelter staff. A volunteer writes: I’m not Dora the explorer, but I will sure explore you with my eyes, which are the most big green eyes you will see. I have a cut pink nose to sniff you with. I will greet with happiness. Come by and I will show you my lovely coloring. I’m really affectionate, so come see for yourself how sweet I am. I’ll give you some head butts to show my appreciation for your love. I may be an older kitty, but I still have lots of love to give. DORA was said to be playful and affectionate and would follow her owner around. DORA WOULD BE A GREAT COMPANION TO ANY FAMILY AND SHE DESERVES A CHANCE FOR A HAPPILY EVER AFTER. PLEASE CONTACT A RESCUE TO GIVE THIS SPECIAL GIRL A FREEDOM RIDE!!!
My name is DORA. My Animal ID # is A1057903. – P
I am a spayed female gray tabby and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 10 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 11/14/2015 from NY 11001, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/28/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 10.8 LBS.
Gave FVRCP booster
11/14/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
11/14/15 15:37 BASIC INFORMATION: Dora is a gray tabby/white 10 yr 6month old DSH spayed cat. Dora was given to the owner as a gift & has been treated for possible skin allergies. Dora has not been to a vet within the past 2 years. Dora was surrendered to ACC due to residence change & medical cost. SOCIALIZATION: Dora is social towards children and adults. She has resided with an autistic 45yr old & tolerates him playing with her. Dora is friendly and social towards strangers. Dora has resided with other cats & behaves well around them. She has not been exposed to dogs or other animals. Dora is litter box trained & has been kept indoors only. Her activity level is high & is best described as a playful, friendly & affectionate. BEHAVIOR: Dora allows owner to place her in carrier. She has never bitten or scratched anyone or another animal. Dora does not react aggressively when she is disturbed while sleeping or resting. FOR A NEW FAMILY TO KNOW: Dora uses clay litter inside of an uncovered litter box. She enjoys playing with balls & strings. Dora enjoys scratching on a scratching post made of wood or fabric. When owner is home, Dora will follow owner around the home. Dora plays gently with the owner. Dora enjoys eating dry food from brand Meow Mix. BEHAVIOR UPON INTAKE: Upon intake, Dora appeared to have a loose relaxed body. After Dora was placed in cat cage she became timid and alert. Dora allowed all handling & scanned negative.
11/22/2015 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: I’m not Dora the explorer, but I will sure explore you with my eyes, which are the most big green eyes you will see. I have a cut pink nose to sniff you with. I will greet with happiness. Come by and I will show you my lovely coloring. I’m really affectionate, so come see for yourself how sweet I am. I’ll give you some head butts to show my appreciation for your love. I may be an older kitty, but I still have lots of love to give.
11/18/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Dora was bought into the care center due to her previous owner moving to a place that does not allow pets. Dora is social towards children and adults. Dora is friendly and social towards strangers. Dora has resided with other cats and behaved well around them. She has not been exposed to dogs. Dora is litter box trained and has been kept indoors only. Her activity level is high. She is best described as a playful, friendly & affectionate. Reaction to assessor: Dora does not come to front but looks at you calm and relaxed When spoken quietly: Dora does not come to front but looks at you calm and relaxed Reaction to door cage opening: Dora remains soft and relaxed Reaction to touch: Dora allows petting and attention Try picking cat up: Dora is tolerant of this type of handling. Behavior Determination: Average At the time of the assessment Dora was displaying calm behavior, did not come to the front of the kennel but interacts with the Assessor, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. Dora is displaying behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
11/15/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
scan neg spayed female small healed scab on back of neck ears clean eyes clear teeth good–mild staining BARH nosf
11/28/2015 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
URI NOTED ON ROUNDS REC DOXYCYCLINE 1.1ML PO Q24 X 10 DAYS CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT BACC GOOD PROGNOSIS
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