SPARTACUS – A1047482
***GONE 08/14/15*** SPARTACUS and BABLYON are siblings and BOTH NEUTERED, which is great. So the’re all ready to go! BOTH 2-year olds HAVE NOT been socialized around children, dogs or other cats, besides each other. Both were surrendered due to “ALLERGIES” which is getting to be a regular excuse. Thought CLARITON was available! Guess NOT! So now BOTH boys who are said to be friendly, are frightened now all thanks to bring stuck at the ACC! They both are RESCUE ONLY so please contact a NEW HOPE RESCUE NOW! One would suppose these guys don’t HAVE to go together! But one would also CLEARLY see they can’t live with out each other!
My name is SPARTACUS. My Animal ID # is A1047482.
I am a neutered male brn tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/11/2015 from NY 10029, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES. I came in with Group/Litter #K15-026823.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/13/2015 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 12.0 LBS.
Tried to check gender of cat but it was to aggressive —– swatting, charging, hissing and growling
08/11/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/11/2015 12:55 Basic Information: Spartacus is a two year old domestic short hair male cat. Social Life and Personality: Spartacus has never been around children, dogs or any other cats besides his sibling Spartacus, so it is unknown how he reacts to them. Spartacus is litter box trained and has been kept indoors only. Spartacus’s previous owner described him as: playful, confident, mellow, friendly, affectionate, quiet with a medium activity level. Behavior Issues: Spartacus has never bitten or scratched a person or other animal. Spartacus’s previous owner has never given him a bath or disturbed his sleep so it is unknown how he reacts to those events. Spartacus dose mind having someone trim his nails brush his coat or pick him up. For a New Family to Know: Spartacus has no preference to litter and has been using an uncovered litter box. Spartacus is litter box trained but if the litter box is dirty he will have an aversion to it. Spartacus likes to play with balls and dose not scratch on anything. When at home Spartacus will follow you around when he is hungry and will usually stay in his favorite spot in his home. When Spartacus plays he is very gentle. Spartacus eats dry food and sleeps wherever he feels most comfortable. Intake Behavior: Spartacus allowed staff to collar, scan for microchips and take pictures with no signs of aggression.
No Web Memo
08/13/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Spartacus former owner described him as: playful, confident, mellow, friendly, affectionate, quiet with a medium activity level. Reaction to assessor: Spartacus looks tense in his cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Spartacus remains crouched down on his cage bedding, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Spartacus slowly allows the touch on his head, but along the body he began to low growl. Then becomes agitated with the touch and swats with no claws at the assessor’s hand to stop. Placement determination: NH ONLY Spartacus is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room. He is stressed in the shelter environment and does not currently tolerate petting. 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
08/11/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
scan negative 12 lb estimated weight unable to examine alone growling, hissing eating readily allow to settle and monitor appears fearful/ angry at being in new surroundings but will allow some touching, just not ready to be handled no cause for concern good haircoat and nails eyes, ears, nose, mouth wnl ambulatory offer dewormer in food
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