JC – A1057052
Urgent 11-10-2015 Brooklyn
***GONE 11/10/15***HANDSOME ORANGE AND WHITE BOY NEEDS RESCUE ANGEL! Three year old JC is a cat who feels threatened and vulnerable in the ACC environment, and you know what? JC has every right to feel that way, because “threatened” and “vulnerable” are two words that apply to him in spades. That doesn’t mean those words will continue once JC gets into a relaxed home setting. If you are planning to bring a new cat home, lock it in a live trap and subject it to an abusive environment 24/7, then this is not the cat for you. There IS no animal that would be “right” for such treatment. If you want to bring home a new cat, allow for some decompression time, and then build up a mutually loving relationship, JC could be your man. Please do everything possible to save this cat’s life tonight. JC deserves the chance for a happy new life. Please make that possible by letting a rescue know you can foster or adopt this handsome boy. JC only has tonight. We are his only hope. Don’t let him down.
My name is JC. My Animal ID # is A1057052.
I am a male white and red domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 11/05/2015 from NY 11236, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/06/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 10.1 LBS.
1.0ml pyrantel given in food 1.0ml activyl applied
11/05/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
11/05/15 19:27 Behavior during intake: This cat had its ears almost flat to its head during intake. When I opened the door to guide the cat back into the carrier he growled. I took a step closer and he hissed. I allowed the cat to sit in front of the carrier with the door open for about 15 minutes and he went in on his own. When I closed the door he hissed and growled. I covered him with a blanket to go back to cat exam.
No Web Memo
11/08/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
JC was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home. Reaction to assessor: JC makes eye contact with the assessor. His ears are flat and he has an arched back. Reaction when softly spoken to: JC low growls and licks his lip. His eyes are focused on the assessor. Reaction to cage door opening: JC remains motionless and tense. Reaction to touch: JC inches away from contact and turns his head away. He hisses and swats when close. Behavior Determination: New Hope Only JC is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. He has tried to swat in the shelter environment and does not currently tolerate petting or handling. The behavior department feels that placement with a New Hope Partner is the best option at this time.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
11/06/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Limited PE due to behavior Microchip: scan negative Sex: intact male Age: approximately 3 years old Mentation: BARH Eyes: clear Nose: wnl, no nasal discharge Teeth: mild gingivitis, some wear BCS: 3/5 Hair Coat: well groomed Declawed: no Any injuries: none seen Behavior: growls and tries to strike – used net for exam
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