JICAMA – A1043360
***GONE 07/15/15*** POOR JICAMA – HER OWNER LEFT THIS SENIOR LADY WITH A NEIGHBOR AND WENT OUT OF TOWN AND NEVER RETURNED!! The lady who was cat-sitting had her for 2 weeks and decided she didn’t want her so off to the ACC she went! JICAMA is a senior girl of about 13 years old. Jicama’s caretaker describes her as friendly, shy, affectionate, and medium energy. She followed her around and sought attention by rubbing on her legs. She likes to play with string, stuffed toys, and wand toys. Jicama was kept inside in the basement where she slept on a pillow She used her automatic litterbox and didn’t have accidents. WOW THIS IS A SUPER WONDERFUL CAT! WHY DIDN’T SHE JUST KEEP HER??? PLEASE DON’T LET JICAMA BECOME ANOTHER STATISTIC AT THE ACC – CONTACT A RESCUE TO SAVE THIS SWEET GIRL FROM DEATH AT NOON!!
My name is JICAMA. My Animal ID # is A1043360. – P
I am a female brn tabby domestic sh. The shelter thinks I am about 13 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 07/09/2015 from NY 10462, owner surrender reason stated was ABANDON.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
07/12/2015 Exam Type CAGE EXAM – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 5.0 LBS.
BAR Unable to examine d/t aggression
07/09/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
07/09/15 16:16 BASIC INFO Jicama’s owner went out of town, left her with a neighbor, and didn’t return. Her caretaker (the neighbor) has had her for 2 weeks. SOCIALIZATION Jicama’s caretaker stated that she’s shy with new people at first. She hasn’t seen her around other pets. She didn’t bite/scratch anyone while with her. BEHAVIOR Jicama cries in the car. She allowed her caretaker to pet her but hissed when she tried to pick up or brush her. FOR A NEW FAMILY TO KNOW Jicama’s caretaker describes her as friendly, shy, affectionate, and medium energy. She follows her around and seeks attention by rubbing on her legs. She likes to play with string, stuffed toys, and wand toys. Jicama was kept inside in the basement. She slept on a pillow and ate dry and wet Kirkland and Fancy Feast cat food. She used her automatic litterbox with clumping litter and didn’t have accidents. INTAKE Jicama had a soft body and head butted us during handling-scan (-), collar, positioning for pictures, picking up, putting in kennel. She was very easy to handle and didn’t resist/retreat/vocalize.
No Web Memo
07/14/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Jicama’s former owner stated she is describes her as friendly, shy, affectionate, and medium energy. Reaction to assessor: Jicama looks neutral in her cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Jicama remains crouched down on her cage bedding, alert with eyes wide open. Reaction to touch: Jicama accepts the stroke, stands with tail up, and appreciates petting on the head and body. Reaction to Being Picked up: She becomes clingy then jumps back into her cage. Placement determination: Average Jicama 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
07/10/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Negative MC Intact female BARH Mild to moderate staining and wear on teeth Poor haircoat condition Closer to 2.5 bcs Negative fleas/earmites (activyl) Pyrantel given NOSF
07/12/2015 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
BAR Unable to examine d/t aggression
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