Animal Profile


Magic

Hello, my name is Magic. My animal id is #70529. I am a desexed male orange tabby cat at the . The shelter thinks I am about 9 years 1 weeks old.

I came into the shelter as a owner surrender on 8/3/2019, with the surrender reason stated as person circumstance- no time for animal.

Reserved

Someone has already placed a deposit on me. I'm no longer available.

Magic is at risk for medical concerns. He has been diagnosed with elevated kidney levels and will need to have follow up with a private veterinarian after adoption. Behaviorally there has been no observed concerns while in the Care Center.

Let's get to know each other a bit more...

A staff member writes: Do you believe in magic? Well it sure is easy to believe in our Magic! This senior kitty came into the Staten Island Care Center under unfortunate circumstances and he is just looking for a new, warm, welcoming home. He is so sweet and loving and just wants to share his love with someone who will love him back. Could this be you? Come on down and meet him today!

My medical notes are...

Weight: 9.5 lbs

8/3/2019

[LVT Intake Exam] Microchip Scan: negative Evidence of Cruelty: No Observed Behavior: Friendly,allowed handling Sex: M/N Estimated Age: 9yr Subjective: Stray Eyes: WNL, slight nuclear sclerosis Ears: WNL Nose: WNL Oral Exam: Moderate gingivitis/tartar, missing some upper teeth Heart: WNL Lungs: WNL Abdomen: WNL Musculoskeletal:WNL Mentation: WNL Preliminary Assessment: Geriatric...moderate dehydration Plan: DVM intake...RV As per Dr. 100ml LRS SIDx3 days

8/3/2019

CBC/CHEM Elevated BUN/CREA Scanned into vet documents

8/6/2019

[DVM Intake] DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 9 years History : owner surrender; elevated BUN and crea on intake Subjective: Observed Behavior - tense but allowed handling Evidence of Cruelty seen - no Evidence of Trauma seen - no Objective BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam: mild/moderate dental calculus PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: Male neutered MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, decreased skin turgor CNS: Mentation appropriate - no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment elevated BUN/crea- R/O renal disease vs dehydration vs other Prognosis: fair to guarded Plan: recheck chemistry recommend a urinalysis and consider an abdominal ultrasound start renal prescription diet continue SQ fluids

8/6/2019

CBC: mildly decreased platelets- R/O clumping (most likely) vs causes of thrombocytpenia Chemistry: mildly increased BUN, crea- improved but not resolved with SQ fluids; R/O chronic kidney disease vs dehydration vs other decreased calcium- R/O machine error vs other; normal on initial bloodwork

8/9/2019

Urinalysis strip: occult blood +10 leukocytes +++500 urine specific gravity 1.018 R/O possible pyelonephritis vs other Start pradofloxacin 1.3 mls PO SID

8/13/2019

CBC: within normal limits Chemistry: mildly increased crea (3.2)- R/O renal disease vs other BUN within normal limits (34)

8/14/2019

Subjective: recheck exam; sneezing Objective BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge seen but mild nasal congestion, sneezing Oral Exam: mild/moderate dental calculus PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: Male neutered MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, decreased skin turgor CNS: Mentation appropriate - no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment elevated BUN/crea- R/O renal disease vs dehydration vs other; BUN improved but crea still elevated pyuria, hematuria- R/O pyelonephritis vs cystitis vs other sneezing, nasal congestion- R/O URI vs other Plan: continue pradofloxacin vitamin B12 injection SQ fluids

Details on my behavior are...

Behavior Condition: 1. Green

Upon intake, Magic was loose and allowed all handling.

Basic Information:: Magic is a DSH cat; neutered

Previously lived with:: 3 adults

How is this cat around strangers?: Friendly, affectionate

How is this cat around children?: Unknown

How is this cat around other cats?: Unknown

How is this cat around dogs?: Unknown

Behavior Notes: This cat ends to escape the house. He meows/cries on car rides. Magic rarely/never has litter box problems. Magic is not bothered when he is brushed, is held, is disturbed while sleeping. Magic is afraid when put in a carrier and hisses when held.

Bite history:: None

Energy level/descriptors:: medium

For a New Family to Know: Magic catches mice and is protective. In the home he slept in his own bed. Magic ate 1 bowl of wet and dry food 2x/day. Magic is litter box trained and used an uncovered litter box with clumping litter. Magic scratches on furniture/drapes, and a scratch post made out of cardboard or carpet.

KNOWN HISTORY:: Indoor and/or Outdoor? Indoor Previously lived with: 3 adults Behavior toward strangers: Friendly, affectionate Behavior toward children: Magic has not spent time around children. Behavior toward cats: Magic has not spent time around cats. Behavior toward dogs: Magic has not spent time around dogs. Bite or Scratch history: There is no known bite history. Litter box training: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Medium Other notes: Upon intake, Magic was loose and allowed all handling.

MEDICAL BEHAVIOR:: 08/06/19 tense but allowed handling

Cage Condition:: Cage is neat

Reaction to assessor:: Magic looked at the assessor with a soft gaze and slow blinked. His ears and whiskers were forward and his tail pointed upward.

Reaction when softly spoken to:: Magic continued to slow blink at the assessor when spoken to.

Reaction to cage door opening:: Magic walked over to the kennel door and head bumped the assessor's hand.

Reaction to touch:: Magic purred loudly and leaned into the assessor's hand while being pet. He laid down , stretched and rolled on the kennel door while being pet.

Reaction to being picked up:: Magic's body tensed up but allowed the assessor to pick him up.

ACTIVITY LEVEL:: Mellow

VOCAL:: Quiet

CHARACTER TYPE: : Social,Calm,Sweet,Affectionate,People oriented,Easy going

POTENTIAL CHALLENGES:: None

BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: : Average

Behavior Asilomar: TM - Treatable-Manageable

BEHAVIOR SUMMARY:: Magic 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.