NALA – A1038769
*** SAFE 06/13/15 *** RARE SECOND CHANCE FOR THIS SENIOR GIRL – PLEASE MAKE IT COUNT!!! “GENTLE, AFFECTIONATE, PLAYFUL” 12-YEAR-OLD SENIOR, DUMPED FOR “COST”, IS PERFECTLY HEALTHY BUT WILL NOW DIE DUE TO HER FEAR – PLEASE GRANT NALA A DEATH ROW PARDON!!! Twelve-year-old senior gray tuxie girl NALA, dumped into the kill-happy ACC due to “COST”, is HEARTBROKEN over her betrayal, but at home this gentle elder-cat was PURRFECT: “Nala has lived with 1 adult but has also interacted with children 7 years of age and lower. She is usually tolerant around children, but isn’t playful with them. She is gentle when she plays with her owner. She has also lived with a kitten when she was about 3 years old, and was relaxed, affectionate, and played gently with the kitten. She is a moderately active indoor only cat who has been described as somewhat playful, shy, mellow, quiet, smart, and independent.” Poor Nala is TERRIFIED, so the ACC PUNISHED her with New Hope Only and fast-tracked her to the noon kill list for tomorrow, despite the fact that Nala is PERFECTLY HEALTHY! Please share our outrage and share this sensational but scared senior gal to safety before it’s too late! Start RIGHT NOW to apply to foster or adopt betrayed senior NALA from the approved New Hope rescue groups! If you can’t save NALA yourself, please SHARE her sad story and PLEDGE for her rescue!
My name is NALA. My Animal ID # is A1038769.
I am a female gray and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 12 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 06/04/2015 from NY 10030, owner surrender reason stated was COST.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/04/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 9.6 LBS.
No Final Exam
06/04/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/04/15 16:12 NAME Nala REASON FOR SURRENDER For financial reasons, owner could no longer keep Nala RELATIONSHIP Nala’s owner received her from a friend about 12 years ago and she is currently about 12 years old. She scanned negative for a microchip. PEOPLE She lived in a home with 1 adult. She has interacted with children ages 0 to 7 years. She is usually tolerant around them and doesn’t play with them. She is gentle when she plays with her owner. She has not scratched or bitten anyone. OTHER ANIMALS She lived with a kitten when she was about 3 years old and she was relaxed and affectionate, and gently playful around the kitten. She otherwise has not interacted with any other animals. She also has not scratched or bitten any other animals. PERSONALITY She is a moderately active indoor only cat who has been described as somewhat playful, shy, mellow, quiet, smart, and independent. She enjoys chasing and playing with balls. She is afraid and struggles to get away during baths. She usually doesn’t mind being placed in carriers, but sometimes she struggles to get away. She usually struggles to get away when you pick her up. She is usually quiet during car rides. She likes to be in the same room as her owner or sit in a favorite spot when her owner is home. She eats Purina Cat Chow dry food (free fed) and Fancy Feast or Sheba wet food (3 times a day). Temptations are her favorite treats. She uses an uncovered litter box with clay litter. She doesn’t have a scratching post, so she scratches on a plastic bin. TRAINING She is litter box trained and has not had any accidents. BEHAVIOR DURING INTAKE She was somewhat nervous during the intake. Once she was out of her carrier, she attempted to hide. She had a somewhat tense body, but she allowed handling and showed no signs of aggression.
No Web Memo
06/08/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Reaction to assessor: Nala does not come to the front but looks neutral inside her cage. When softly spoken to, her eyes wander and she looks around away from the assessor. Reaction to cage door opening: Nala becomes stiff and alert. Reaction to touch: Nala does not allow touch; she shifts away from the assessor’s hand and begins to hiss and growl. When attempting to pet her, she swats and hisses at the hand, and then retreats to the back of the cage. As per previous owner, Nala has lived with 1 adult but has also interacted with children 7 years of age and lower. She is usually tolerant around children, but isn’t playful with them. She is gentle when she plays with her owner. She has also lived with a kitten when she was about 3 years old, and was relaxed, affectionate, and played gently with the kitten. She is a moderately active indoor only cat who has been described as somewhat playful, shy, mellow, quiet, smart, and independent. Behavior Determination: NH ONLY Nala is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room and/or may require further investigation before placement in a home. She has tried to swat, scratch, 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
06/04/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Tranquilized with telazol 0.1 by 0731 Scan Negative Intact Female Nail trim Ears were cleaned Eyes were clear, no cloudiness or discharge No Nasal Discharge Teeth were mild dental disease Gave Dewormer Gave Activyl NOSF
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