ASHLEY – A1059811
Safe 12-9-2015 Staten Island Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
***SAFE 12/09/15*** PERSONAL PROBLEMS STRIKE AGAIN AND THIS TIME ASHLEY IS THE VICTIM!! ASHLEY is seven months old and her owner has bailed on her. Which is unfortunate for her, because ASHLEY is a shy cat that is friendly with other cats but shy around people. This has created problems at the ACC and they have given her a NEW HOPE rating. ALL ASHLEY NEEDS IS AN UNDERSTANDING HOME ….WITH CATS!! If you are interested in FOSTERING ASHLEY or have a home where you would like another cat friendly cat….PLEASE CONSIDER ASHLEY!! You will need to contact a NEW HOPE rescue and the HELP DESK can assist you with that!! Contact us at [email protected] and we can direct you to NEW HOPE rescues….PLEASE HELP SHY ASHLEY NOW!!
Staten Island Center
My name is ASHLEY. My Animal ID # is A1059811.
I am a female black domestic mh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 7 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 12/06/2015 from NY 10301, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB. I came in with Group/Litter #K15-041651.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
12/06/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 6.2 LBS.
0.5ml activyl applied 0.65ml pyrantel given in food
12/07/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
12/07/15 09:00 Basic Information: Ashley is a 7month old female domestic short haired cat that has no past or current medical issues that the owner is aware of. Social Life & Personality: Ashley has been around children, she is a bit shy and prefers not to interact with them. She will hide or keep her distance in the presence of children. She has lived with other cats and according to the owner Ashley interacts with other cats just fine. The owner has never interacted Ashley with a dog due to never having one around for her to interact with and isn’t sure how she would react in the presence of one. Ashley is an indoor only cat that is litter box trained. Ashley is described to be shy and fearful with a medium activity level. Behavior Issues: The owner has made several attempts to bath Ashley and she appears to be afraid. She won’t hiss, swat, or bite, but she will give a struggle when trying to bath her. These issues also apply when trying to trim her nails. However Ashley will allow you to brush her coat but not for too long before she flee’s. Ashley doesn’t like to be held much and will struggle when trying to put her in a cat carrier for transport. For a New Family to Know: Ashley was brought up using clumping litter and a standard litter box. She is very interactive with cat toys and will play with just about anything according to the owner. Ashley did have a scratching post and she used it pretty often. When in the home Ashley is the type to rarely seek attention and hide somewhere around the home. When interacting with humans Ashley plays in a gentle manner. When in the car for transport Ashley appears to be afraid and will meow/cry. Ashley was brought up eating dry food and the brand the owner gave was Science Diet.
No Web Memo
12/08/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Ashley came to the shelter surrendered by an owner who found her outside. As per previous owner, Ashley is described as shy and fearful but has socialized well with other cats. Reaction to assessor: Ashley is hiding in her den. Reaction when softly spoken to: Ashley shifts around in her den, tense. Reaction to cage door opening: Ashley strikes at the front of the den and hisses. Reaction afterward: Ashley lies low in her den, ears flat, but strikes when assessor approaches. Placement Determination: New Hope Only Ashley appears fearful of the assessor and does not allow handling. Ashley is exhibiting behavior suited to rescue partners.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
12/06/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Limited PE due to behavior – full exam scheduled for 12/8 Microchip: scan negative Sex: female Age: approximately 7 months old Mentation: BARH Eyes: clear Nose: wnl BCS: 3/5 Hair Coat: well groomed Declawed: no Behavior: charges forward, spits and swats – used net for exam
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