DAPHNE – A1041075
My name is DAPHNE. My Animal ID # is A1041075.
I am a female tan am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 9 MONTHS old.
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I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 06/22/2015 from NY 11208, owner surrender reason stated was ABANDON.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/27/2015 Exam Type VET STATEMENT – Medical Rating is 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 37.8 LBS.
CHANGING AGE TO 9 MONTHS BASED ON DENTITION
06/22/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/22/15 12:20 Daphne is a brown American Pit Bull pup that was surrendered as a stray. At intake she allowed all handling and was easy to collar and scan.
No Web Memo
06/27/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Daphne came into the care center as a stray so we do not have any information on her past behaviors in a home. At intake she was reported to be easy to handle and allowed a counselor to collar her without issue, but during her medical exam she was reported to be intolerant of handling and snapped at a technician. During SAFER Daphne was sociable, and was easily excitable. She allowed the assessor to conduct most handling, but she became uncomfortable with the paw handling and head flipped on the second attempt. During the tag interaction Daphne was playful, and playfully mouthed the leash, but she was easy to redirect her attention from the leash. During the resources portion of the assessment Daphne became stiff and snapped at the assess-a-hand when pushed out of the food bowl. She also became stiff and snapped at the assess-a-hand when the rawhide was taken away. When engaged with the toys, she held a firm grip and had a loose body posture but would not relinquish the item. The department recommends placement with a New Hope partner who can provide positive reinforcement-based behavior modification to address this guarding behavior seen on SAFER and can extensively counsel potential adopters before placement into a permanent home. Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 1. Dog leans into the Assessor, eyes soft, soft and loose body, open mouth. Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game. Mouths rope but is playful Squeeze 1: 2. Dog quickly pulls back. Squeeze 2: 3. Dog head flips while pulling back paw. Food: 5. Dog snaps at assess-a-hand. Toy: 2. Dog takes toy away, keeps a firm hold. Her body is between you and the toy, and she is loose and wiggly. No growling or stiffness. Rawhide: 5. Dog snaps at assess-a-hand. Dog-dog: When off leash with other dogs, Daphne is social and playful. She engages in brief bouts of rough play and will offer appropriate correction. She is a social group greeter dog.
06/25/2015 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
When off leash with other dogs, Daphne is playful and social with other dogs. She gets overwhelmed when a larger dog attempts to solicit for play but recovers well and continues to play with other dogs in the yard. 6/26 update: Daphne is social and playful. She engages in brief bouts of rough play and will offer appropriate correction. She is a social group greeter dog.
06/22/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative BARH female ~ 5 mon spots on alopecia on face and body becomes tense when whne touched attempts to bite when handled nosf
06/23/2015 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
VET CHECK – ALOPECIA BARH. ATTENTION SEEKING, INITIALLY ALLOWS ALL INTERACTION. STARTED SNAPPING IN MIDDLE OF EXAM. BSC 5/9 TEETH CLEAN, EYES CLEAR, NO OCULAR OR NASAL DISCHARGE, EARS WNL NORMAL THORACIC AUSCULTATION NORMAL ABDOMINAL PALPATION FEW SMALL AREAS OF ALOPECIA – CAUDAL DORSUM, FLANKS AMBULATORY X 4 FEMALE A: ALOPECIA – RULE OUT ALLERGIES VS ECTOARASITES VS OTHER P: NO TREATMENT INDICATED AT THIS TIME. CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT BACC. GOOD PROGNOSIS
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