BELLE – A1057329
Gone 11-13-2015 Manhattan
**GONE 11/13/15** BEAUTIFUL BELLE was a happy cat in a secure home for 3 years, that is until the family had a child who became allergic, and unfortunately BELLE was given up. BELLE is around 3 to 4 years old and is described as playful, mellow, independent and talkative, a great pet. Poor BELLE is sad and scared in the shelter so the people assessing her suggest she get fostered through New Hope Rescue. Since she was happy and affectionate in her previous home, she has the potential to return to her happy self. But time is running out for this gorgeous tuxedo girl! She will be killed tomorrow if she’s not rescued. She would be so grateful for a new home to give her the love she so needs and deserves. PLEASE RESCUE THIS SWEET GIRL TODAY!!!
My name is BELLE. My Animal ID # is A1057329.
I am a female black and white domestic mh. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 11/09/2015 from NY 10460, owner surrender reason stated was ALLERGIES.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/09/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 9.0 LBS.
No Final Exam
11/09/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
11/09/15 09:22 Basic Info: Belle A1057329 is a 3yr old female black & white DSH feline who was given to the owner from the previous owner 3yrs ago and is being surrendered due to a child in the home becoming allergic. Belle hasn’t been to a veterinarian and currently has no known health issues/injuries. Socialization: Around strangers Belle is shy for a few minutes. She’s lived with children ages 7 & 10yrs old. The 7yr old doesn’t interact with Belle. With the 10yr old Belle is relaxed/affectionate, gentle & exuberant with them. There’s a 4month old kitten in the home Belle ignores. She hasn’t been around/lived with dogs. Belle scratched the 10yr old while playing, it did not break skin or bleed. She’s never bitten/scratched an animal. Behavior: Belle seems to enjoy car rides. According to the owner Belle has been hiding/avoiding the family for the past month (she hasn’t been seen by a vet) and hasn’t allowed much handling or grooming however she usually struggles during bath time, grooming and nail trimming. Belle doesn’t like to be pet/picked up much unless she comes to you for attention/affection. Belle hasn’t been disturbed while sleeping/resting. For a New Family to Know: Belle is described as playful (at times), mellow, independent, quiet most of the time but talkative when she’s hungry with a low activity level. Belle likes to play with ball toys. Belle only follows the owner around when she’s hungry. Belle is an indoor only dog who sleeps around the home. She eats both wet & dry Meow Mix cat food 4x a day. Belle is hooded litter box trained with crystal litter within. She scratches on a carpet scratching post. Intake Behavior: During intake Belle had a low body posture & was fearful/nervous. She was surrendered to us in a trap, the trap was placed halfway into the kennel where she ran out to the back and attempted to hide. Due to her fearful behavior minimal handling was done and we were unable to collar, scan or take her picture on the back drop.
No Web Memo
11/12/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Belle’s former owner stated around strangers Belle is shy for a few minutes. She’s lived with children ages 7 & 10yrs old. The 7yr old doesn’t interact with Belle. With the 10yr old Belle is relaxed/affectionate, gentle & exuberant with them. There’s a 4month old kitten in the home Belle ignores. She hasn’t been around/lived with dogs. Reaction to assessor: Belle looks neutral in her cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Belle remains crouched position at the back of the cage, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Belle does not allow the stroke, low growls, hisses, and swats at the assessor’s hand. Placement determination: NH ONLY Belle is displaying behaviors that preclude placement in the adoptions room. She 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
11/09/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
SCAN NEGATIVE BARH EXTREME AGGRESSIVE— GROWLING, STRIKING, TRY TO BITE LIMITED PE DUE TO BEHAVIOR. FEMALE. MILD TRATAR. AMB X 4 APPLIED ACTIVYL. 0.9 CC PYRANTEL WITH FOOD. NOSF
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