MARGARET – A1052553
Gone 10-1-2015 Manhattan
***GONE 10/01/15*** BEAUTIFUL, Maine Coon MARGARET does not like being in the shelter and just wants to go HOME! The 6 year old has been surrendered due to “personal problems”. And now MARGARET is left all alone and facing DEATH! She has been socialized around children,ages 2 and 4. She DOES NOT like being around dogs which is important to know for a potential foster or adopter. She’s frightened but tolerates attention and petting so her scared nature is the reason for the EXPNOCHILD rating. PLEASE, offer to give this sweet girl a home! Look at her little face …she’s begging for a HOME!
My name is MARGARET. My Animal ID # is A1052553. – P
I am a female brown and black maine coon mix. The shelter thinks I am about 6 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 09/23/2015 from NY 11102, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/23/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 11.0 LBS.
done via net
09/24/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/24/15 12:21 Basic Information: Margaret is a 6 year old female maine coon. Social Life and Personality: Margaret has been around children ages 2 and 4 years old. Around them she is relaxed but does not play. Margaret has never been around ny other cats so it is unknown how she would react to them. Margaret is stressed whenever she is around dogs. She will hiss, swat and avoid being near the at all times. Margaret was orginally an outdoor cat but became an indoor cat in the past couple years. Margaret’s previous owner describes her as: confident, mellow, friendly, aloof, talkative, quiet, independant with a low activity level. Behavior Issues: Margaret will try to escape if there is an open door. Margaret will claw on the furniture. Margaret has never bitten another animal or person. Margaret’s previous owner has never given Margaret a bath, trimmed her nails, or disturbed her while she rested. Margaret enjoys having her coat brushed. Margaret will swat if some one tries to pick up and hold her.Margaret will struggle when being put in a carrier. For a new Family to know: Margaret uses clumping litter an a hooded litter box. Margaret likes to ply with wand toys. Margaret uses a horizontal scratching post made of rough rope and also likes to scratch on cardboard. Whe at home Margaret will follow her owner around. When riding in a car Margaret will meow an cry for a little while then calm down. Margaret likes to eat dry food from the brand taste of the wild. Margaret’s favorite treat is tuna. Margaret will sleep wherever she is most comfortable. Intake Behavior: Margaret did not allow staff to collar her and would hiss and swat at staff.
No Web Memo
09/30/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Reaction to assessor: Margaret looks neutral in her cage when approached by the assessor. Reaction to door opening: Margaret remains lying down on her cage bedding, alert with relaxed face. Reaction to touch: Margaret accepts the stroke but began to grumble in place while her ears go down to the side and tail flick. Placement determination: Experience / no child Margaret tolerates attention and petting but may be stressed in the shelter, and may be intimidated by small children. Due to the behaviors seen in the care center, we feel that this cat will do best in a calm, quiet home with experienced cat parents and without children.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
09/24/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Limited PE (via carrier and net) Negative MC Intact female BARH Good teeth Some mats along back Posisbly BCS 3.5, hard to tell through fur w/o palpation Negative fleas/earmites (activyl) Pyrantel on food NOSF Hissing, swatting, biting at cage
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