NICCA – A1053460
Safe 10-17-2015 Brooklyn Rescue: Staten Island Hope Please honor your pledges: http://www.statenislandhoperescue.org/
***SAFE 10/17/15*** A volunteer writes: This lovely tuxedo cat with the striped nose loves to be petted. She will purr contentedly as you show her affection. Nicca is a spayed, five-year-old cat who is said to like children and kittens, but not older cats. She is ready to go to her forever home. Please stop by the Linden Boulevard shelter and meet her one day soon. You will be glad you did.
My name is NICCA. My Animal ID # is A1053460. – P
I am a spayed female black and white domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 10/02/2015 from NY 11233, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
10/16/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 8.5 LBS.
Gave FVRCP booster
10/02/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
10/02/15 15:39 Basic Information Nicca is a 4 year old black and white spayed cat that came in today as owner surrender. Owner stated that her neighbor abandoned Nicca so she took her but could no longer care for her along with her 2 other cats. Her last veterinary trip was 2 years ago however; she will undergo a complete medical examination. Social Life & Personality Nicca is relaxed, affectionate and respectful with children. Owner stated that the home was constantly filled with children and she often played gentle with them. Owner stated that Nicca doesn’t do well with older cats. She was motherly, affectionate and gentle with the kitten that also lived in the home but was constantly trying to dominate the older cat and was territorial. She has never had interaction with other dogs. She is litter box trained and never has house accidents. She is kept only indoors and has a medium activity level. Owner described her as playful, shy with unfamiliar people, mellow friendly, and affectionate. Behavior Issues Owner stated that Nicca has no behavior issues. Whenever she is vocal, it’s when she wants to be fed. She isn’t bothered with baths, enjoys being picked up and held and is afraid of being placed into a carrier. Upon intake, Nicca displayed signs of extreme nervousness. Assistance was needed when transferring her to another carrier. Her ears were turned completely outwards, her back was arched and she retrieved into the back of the carrier. She allowed herself to be collard inside of the carrier. When trying to remove her, she lunged and bit handler. No skin was broken. She was photographed inside the carrier. For a New Family to Know Nicca uses an uncovered litter box with crystal litter. She has a scratching post made of fabric. When home, she tends to follow owner around when she first arrives. However, after greeting her and sniffing her out, Nicca goes about her business. She is relaxed during car rides. She eats both dry and wet cat food and sleeps just about anywhere in the house.
10/14/2015 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: This lovely tuxedo cat with the striped nose loves to be petted. She will purr contentedly as you show her affection. Nicca is a spayed, five-year-old cat who is said to like children and kittens, but not older cats. She is ready to go to her forever home. Please stop by the Linden Boulevard shelter and meet her one day soon. You will be glad you did.
10/05/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
The previous owner reports that Nicca is relaxed, affectionate, and respectful with children. Their home was always filled with children and she often played with them in a gentle manner. She doesn’t do well with older cats, but is motherly, affectionate, and gentle with the kitten that lived in the home. She was described as playful, mellow, friendly, and affectionate but is shy with unfamiliar people. Reaction to Assessor: Nicca was calm, relaxed, and friendly by the front. Reaction when softly spoken to: Nicca attempts to sniff the assessor. Reaction to cage door opening: Nicca remains soft and relaxed Reaction to touch: Nicca gets up, head-butts lightly, rubs on the assessor, and begins to purr. Reaction to being picked up: Nicca remains calm and allows handling. Placement Determination: Average Nicca interacts with the observer, appreciates attention, is easy to handle and tolerates all petting. No known history of behavioral problems. This cat is showing behavior appropriate for new or experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
10/02/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
barh microchip scan negative nervous, allowed handling spayed female, 5 years old eent – wnl negative for fleas nosf
10/16/2015 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
10/16/15 12:50 BARH, pt seen sneezing on rounds A: URI P: doxycycline PO SID x10D, move to iso
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