MICHAEL – A1056922
Safe 11-9-2015 Brooklyn Rescue: Feline Rescue of SI Please honor your pledges: http://felinerescueofstatenisland.org/donation/
***SAFE 11/09/15*** Handsome NEUTERED boy, MICHAEL, is “an established neighborhood cat that children on the block often play with. Finder stated that she noticed Michael coughing and was afraid he might be sick so she brought him in.” She had been feeding him since SUMMER so Michael must have trusted her—why didn’t she bring him to a VET? The ACC has no intention of “curing” him with anything other than a lethal injection, which would be a SHAME since this guy has an AVERAGE rating! Please advocate vigorously for MICHAEL tonight!
My name is MICHAEL. My Animal ID # is A1056922.
I am a neutered male white and black domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 11/04/2015 from NY 11213, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/04/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 7.8 LBS.
0.8ml pyrantel given po revolution applied
11/04/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
11/04/15 18:57 Michael is a 5 year old white and black nuetred cat that came in as a stray. Finder stated that she has been putting food out for Michael since the summer time. He is an established neighborhood cat that children on the block often play with. Finder stated that she noticed Michael coughing and was afraid he might be sick so she brought him in. Upon intake, Michael was sneezing. He appeared to be nervous and looked around constantly while trying to flee from the exam table. However, he displayed no signs of behavior issues and allowed his self to be handled, collard and photographed.
No Web Memo
11/08/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Michael was brought in as a stray, so we cannot speak to his behavior in his previous home. Upon intake he appeared to be nervous but allowed handling to be photographed and collared. Please note that Michael is being treated for an upper respiratory infection at the time of the behavior assessment. This condition may affect some of the behaviors shown during evaluation. Reaction to assessor: Michael makes eye contact with the assessor but doesn’t come forward. Reaction when softly spoken to: Michael meows softly and comes approaches the front slowly. Reaction to cage door opening: Michael is calm and relaxed. Reaction to touch: Michael allows petting and starts soliciting attention. Reaction to being picked up: Michael is soft and relaxed when held then gets antsy and jumps away. Behavior Determination: Average Michael 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
11/04/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
Microchip: scan negative Sex: neutered male Age: approximately 5 years old Mentation: BARH Eyes: slightly crusted, no conjunctivitis Ears: very dirty, has ear mites – cleaned and treated with revolution Nose: green nasal discharge, sneezing Teeth: mild gingivitis and dental tartar, has some missing incisors BCS: 2.5/5 Skin: wnl Hair Coat: scruffy Declawed: no Any injuries: none seen Behavior: tries to flee, but allowed handling Medication: 0.8ml doxycycline suspension 50mg/ml SID x 10 days
☆★ TO ADOPT THIS ANIMAL THROUGH THE PUBLIC ADOPTION SITE, PLEASE GO TO THE FOLLOWING LINK AND SCROLL DOWN TO BOTTOM TO LOG IN AND RESERVE THE ANIMAL. THERE WILL BE A $202 DEPOSIT REQUIRED. $150 WILL BE REFUNDED ONCE PROOF OF SPAY/NEUTER IS SUPPLIED.http://www.nycacc.org/
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://
If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected]
Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process.
*We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.*
For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please read here:http://
For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see:http://
You can call for automated instructions. (212) 788-4000
View all entries in: Safe Cats 2015-11