BEAUTY – A1048506
Gone 8-24-2015 Brooklyn
My name is BEAUTY. My Animal ID # is A1048506.
I am a female black pit bull mix. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/19/2015 from NY 11221, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/22/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NH ONLY, Weight 51.8 LBS.
4.0mL Activyl applied 5.0mL Pyrantel given in food
08/19/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/19/15 20:45 Basic Information: Beauty is a 1 year old unaltered female pit-bull mix. Owner had Beauty for the last 5 months. Owner stated Beauty is health and has no health concerns. Owner surrenders s beauty due to personal problems. Social Life and Personality: Beauty lived with two adults and no children. Owner stated Beauty is playful, relaxed and tolerant towards everyone in the household. Beaut lived with another pit-bull and a Shih Tzu. Owner stated Beauty gets along with other dogs. Owner stated Beaut can be aggressive towards cats she sees outside for walks. She is mostly indoors and activity level is high. Owner describes Beauty and playful, affectionate, independent and friendly. Behavior Issues: Beauty had never bitten or scratched anyone to owner’s knowledge. She barks too much when she hears a bunch of noises. She has a habit of destroying indoors items such as wires, sneakers and clothes. She doesn’t resource guards her food, toys, or treats. Beauty tolerates getting in a tub to take a bath but attempts to come out once water is on. Beauty barks at unfamiliar people approaching the house or family member because she wants to play owner stated. For a New Family to Know: Beauty uses the bathroom mainly outdoors in backyard. She knows commands sit but not obedient all the time. She likes to play with balls, squeaky toys and ropes. Beauty is crate trained and can stay in a crate for a couple of hours. She likes to follow owner around the house or be in the same room. She eats wet and dry food called Pedigree or Beneful twice a day. Intake Behavior: Upon intake Beauty was anxious and barking. She scanned negative for a microchip and allowed limited handling.
No Web Memo
08/22/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Beauty lived with only adults and the owner stated Beauty was playful, relaxed, and tolerant towards everyone in the household. Beauty also lived with 2 other dogs, and it was stated that Beauty gets along with other dogs, but she is reactive to cats. Her activity level was said to be high, and she was best described as playful, affectionate, independent and friendly. It was mentioned that Beauty barks a lot when she hears noises, and has the habit of destroying indoors items such as wires, sneakers and clothes. It was also mentioned that she doesn’t guard her food, toys, or treats, and she tolerates getting in a tub to take a bath but will attempt to flee when the water is on. It was reported that Beauty relieves herself outdoors and she has been crate trained and can do well for a couple of hours. Upon intake it was reported that Beauty appeared to be anxious and barked, and only allowed limited handling by the counselor. During SAFER Beauty consistently body checked the assessor while flailing the leash making it difficult to position her for the handling portions of the assessment. Beauty needed a great deal of intervention to help redirect her fixation of the leash, but once settled she was easily aroused and repeated the same behavior. Due to this behavior no handling items could be conducted at this time. During the resources portion of the assessment Beauty became very stiff and growled when pushed out of the food bowl, and was not interested in the toys or rawhide items. Beauty would do best in a home without children, and the department recommends placement with a New Hope partner who is able to further explore the behavior concerns displayed while in the care center, and can also provide positive reinforcement behavior modification to address the potential possessive behavior displayed over the food item, and can extensively counsel potential adopters before placement into a permanent home. Food: 4. Dog freezes and growls. Toy: 1. No interest. Rawhide: 1. No interest. Dog-dog:When off leash with other dogs, Beauty is tolerant of interaction but spends most of her time exploring her surroundings.
08/21/2015 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
When off leash with other dogs, Beauty greets the other dog politely but spends most of her time exploring her surroundings.
08/22/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NH ONLY
Scanned negative BARH – dislikes handling, high rope/soft muzzle aversive – struggles, alligator rolls. F~ 1 year Ears, eyes, nose, mouth clear NOSF
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