TABY – A1030413
*** SAFE *** CATNIP ADDICT TABY WOULD JUST LOVE A NEW HOME TONIGHT!! And this sweet chubette is well qualified….TABY has lived with a large breed dog and several other cats (also dumped at the ACC). TABY is also super mellow around kids……This plus size cutie is also SPAYED!! Sadly, TABY now has to fight for her life on a weekend of holy days, where life should be considered sacred…..PLEASE GIVE TERRIFIC TABBY A HOME…She does need to lose weight but it’s not a good sign that it’s happening at the ACC…..SAVE THIS “CATBURY” EGG TONITE!!
***SAFE*** Pulled by Anjellicle Cats Rescue- Donation link: http://bit.ly/TabyA1030413
Manhattan Center – P
My name is TABY. My Animal ID # is A1030413.
I am a spayed female torbie and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 03/15/2015 from NY 10035, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA. I came in with Group/Litter #K15-006953.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
03/30/2015 Exam Type RE-EXAM – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 16.9 LBS.
new wt 16.9 losing wt–continue to montitpr weight
03/15/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
03/15/15 17:18 NAME Taby REASON FOR SURRENDER Owner is moving to a “no pets” residence and can no longer keep cats. RELATIONSHIP Taby’s previous owner found her as a stray about 3 months ago. She is about 6 years old. She scanned negative for a microchip. PEOPLE She lives in a home with an adult. She has interacted with children ages 7 to 10 years. She is usually relaxed or tolerant around them, and if she is bothered too much or is scared, she will just walk away. She has never bitten anyone. OTHER ANIMALS Taby (A1030413 age 6), Dutchie (A1030414 age 9), Michew (A1030425 age 3), and Cira (A1030426 age 4) all live together. They are usually relaxed or affectionate around each other and when they play, they are either gentle or somewhat rough. They also lived with a 3 year old Rottweiler German Shepherd mix and they were usually relaxed around them. They have never bitten other animals and they sometimes scratch when they are playing, but they have not broken skin. PERSONALITY She is an indoor/outdoor cat who is not very active and has been described as playful, friendly, somewhat talkative, confident, affectionate, mellow, and independent. She enjoys chasing and playing with catnip and stuffed toys. She doesn’t like having her nails trimmed and usually hisses and swats. She runs away if you try to brush her. She doesn’t like being held or placed in a carrier and usually struggles to get away. If you disturb her while she is sleeping, she usually goes back to sleep. She meows or cries during car rides. She likes to follow her owner around when home. She eats Purina Cat Chow dry food and her favorite treats are temptations. She uses an uncovered litter box with clumping or clay litter. She usually sleeps on a blanket. She tends to scratch on the furniture, but she does have a vertical scratching post made of rough rope. TRAINING She is litter box trained and has not had any accidents BEHAVIOR DURING INTAKE She was nervous during the intake. She walked out of her carrier very slowly and had a somewhat stiff body and dilated pupils. She also kept licking her lips and trying to jump off of the counter. She allowed handling and showed no signs of aggression.
No Web Memo
03/18/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Please take note: Taby’s former owner stated she has lived in a home with an adult, cats and a 3 year old Rottweiler German Shepherd mix. Around the cats she is usually relaxed or affectionate with each other and when they play, they are either gentle or somewhat rough. Also, with the dog she was usually relaxed around him. She has interacted with children ages 7 to 10 years. She is usually relaxed or tolerant around them, and if she is bothered too much or is scared, she will just walk away. Taby is an indoor/outdoor cat who is not very active and has been described as playful, friendly, somewhat talkative, confident, affectionate, mellow, and independent. She enjoys chasing and playing with catnip and stuffed toys. She doesn’t like having her nails trimmed and usually hisses and swats. She runs away if you try to brush her. Reaction to assessor: Taby looks neutral in her cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Taby remains crouched down on her cage bedding, alert with soft eyes. Reaction to touch: Taby stands with tail up, head-butts the assessor’s hand and appreciates petting on the head and body. Reaction to Toy or Novel Object: Shows no interest. Reaction to Being Picked up: She becomes antsy during the pickup and calmly jumped out of the assessor’s arms. Placement determination: Average Taby interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
03/15/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
BARH scanned negative ear mites positive- tx of .25cc of ivermectine sq flea tx of activyl mild dental tartar spayed female obese unable to groom herself properly allows all handling and restrains very sweet and was very bothered by ear mites
03/30/2015 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating AVERAGE
new wt 16.9 losing wt–continue to montitpr weight
CAME IN WITH
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