PUMARILLA – A1056147
Safe 11-28-2015 Brooklyn
**SAFE 11/28/15** A staff member writes: Pumarilla has really come out of her shell since she first came to us at ACC. Initally nervous and timid, she’s settled into being a big mush that loves to be pet and scratched. She has lived with children before, and would be a good edition to almost any home. Come down to our Brooklyn Care Center to meet her today.
My name is PUMARILLA. My Animal ID # is A1056147. – P
I am a spayed female white and gray tabby domestic sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 10/27/2015 from NY 11207, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/10/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 9.7 LBS.
Gave FVRCP booster
10/27/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
10/27/15 13:02 Pumarilla is a 4 year old white and brown tabby female spayed domestic shorthair cat who is being surrendered because the owner just had a baby. Pumarilla has been with her family almost 4 years. Pumarilla lives with 1 adult and 2 children, a 10 year old boy and the new born. Pumarilla is tolerant of the 10 year old and enjoys playful interactions. Owner states that when she was carry her new born Pumarilla may hiss at her. Pumarilla is an indoor cat and has not been exposed to dogs. When visitors come to the home she will flee to her own space and stay there till the visitors leave. Pumarilla uses a covered litter box with fresh step litter. Pumarilla will struggle for a bath but is tolerant of a nail trim. At times she likes to be picked up and enjoys being brushed. She does not mind going into the carrier but has never been in the car. Sometimes she goes for rides outside in a netted stroller. Pumarilla likes to play swat and chase games with objects in the house and small balls. She does not have a scratching post so she will scratch soft furniture in the home. When the family is home she may like to where they are. When home alone she is well behaved. Pumarilla eats both wet and dry food. Upon intake Pumarilla was receptive to introduction and loose for handling. Counselor was able to scan for microchip (negative) collar and photograph. Pumarilla was easily picked up but was resistant to being placed in the carrier.
No Web Memo
10/30/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Pumarilla was bought into the care center by her previous owner due to child conflict. Pumarilla lives with one adult and two children. Pumarilla is tolerant of the older child and enjoys playful interactions. The previous owner stated that when she carried her new born Pumarilla some times would hiss at her. Pumarilla is an indoor cat and has not been exposed to dogs. When visitors come to the home she will flee to her own space and stay there till the visitors leave. Pumarilla uses a covered litter box with fresh step litter. Reaction to assessor: Pumarilla does not come to front but looks at you calm and relaxed When spoken quietly: Pumarilla does not come to front but looks at you calm and relaxed Reaction to door cage opening: Pumarilla remains soft and relaxed Reaction to touch: Pumarilla allows petting and attention with a slow approach Try picking cat up: Pumarilla is tolerant of this type of handling but becomes tense Behavior Determination: Experience At the time of the assessment Pumarilla was displaying calm behavior, did not come to the front of the kennel but interacts with the Assessor, allows attention, tolerates all petting. Pumarila is displaying behavior appropriate for experienced cat parents.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
10/27/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 C – MINOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating was NONE
Scanned negative BARH – Hissed, tried to scratch, tried to bite, tried to flee – 0.1mL Telazol given for exam. S~4 years Eyes, nose, mouth/teeth clear Ears – alopecia and scratches behind left ear. No other patches of alopecia noted. Scanned negative under Woods Lamp. Heavy ear mite infestation. 0.14mL Ivermectin given SQ; ears cleaned with Otic solution. NOSF
11/10/2015 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating EXPERIENCE
S/O: QAR, APP ++, bilateral serous nasal d/c, epiphora, A: URI P: move to ISO, start 10d doxycycline, recheck day 7 and 10
A staff member writes: Pumarilla has really come out of her shell since she first came to us at ACC. Initally nervous and timid, she’s settled into being a big mush that loves to be pet and scratched. She has lived with children before, and would be a good edition to almost any home. Come down to our Brooklyn Care Center to meet her today.
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