SAFE – 04/06/15 – FLUFFY – A1031941 – MANHATTAN, NY
Safe 4-6-2015 Manhattan
Its unclear from owner notes why Fluffy’s family brought him in to sit in a tiny cage at Manhattan ACC. But its clear he’s got some medical issues that his people couldn’t or wouldn’t attempt to. On his medical re-exam, two walnut size masses were found on his body and those will need to be investigated by a real vet to determine what they are. His owner notes indicate he lived with adults and teenagers, that he’s fine with strangers and children, that he loves to play and is very active for an 8 hear old, that he’s leash trained and housebroken. And the ACC staff even commented that he was wagging his tail when they went to get him out of that cage. ACC assumes no one will want this sweet, scared older boy named Fluffy and they’ve put him on tomorrow’s euthanasia list. Tonight, Fluffy needs that one special person out there who is ready to give him the only chance at life that he’ll get—someone who starts working on fostering or adopting him. But at noon tomorrow—ACC proposes to take any such chance away by making him gone forever.
SAFE – 04/06/15
I am a male white shih tzu and poodle toy mix. The shelter thinks I am about 8 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 04/01/2015 from NY 10457, owner surrender reason stated was NO TIME.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/02/2015 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 5 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 14.0 LBS.
No Final Exam
04/01/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
DOG INFORMATION SHEET Where did this dog come from? My Home ORIGINAL SOURCE Family Animal’s Name: Fluffy WHY ARE YOU BRINGING THIS DOG IN? Other:none RELATIONSHIP I’ve owned him a few years PEOPLE Lives with _3 adults Lives with 2_ teenagers Does he get along with children? Yes Does he get along with strangers? Yes Describe his behavior: very quiet PERSONALITY Loves to play, is very active Likes to be petted, hugged ect. HABITS Eats dry food Eats whenever – there’s always food TRAINING Knows “sit” Walks well on leash Is housebroken Is there anything that could be done to help you keep your dog?no What kind of home do you think would be best for this dog?where it will be loved and cared for
No Web Memo
04/04/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Fluffy walks calmly on leash. He was sociable toward the handler during the assessment – soft body. He was calm and relaxed during handling. Fluffy was distracted, focused on objects in the room rather than the handler during the tag test. He was a bit difficult to push out of the food bowl, but had soft body language. Fluffy was not interested in toys or rawhide. He was relaxed when approaching a friendly dog, but was not playful. Fluffy was surrender to us. His previous owner stated that he gets along with strangers and children. The family described him as a very quiet dog”. Fluffy did not show any concern during the behavior assessment. The behavior department feels that he can go to an Average home. Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, his eyes are averted, and his tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is likely closed for at least a portion of the assessment item. Tag: 2. Dog is not fearful, but is unresponsive to the Assessor, and approaches the Assessor at the end of the game (may need coaxing to approach.) He is focused on stimuli other than the Assessor. Squeeze 1: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Food: 2. Dog follows the dish with his tail down, body likely a bit stiff. Dog lifts head after a bit of pressure from hand to cheek. Toy 1. No interest. Rawhide 1. No interest. Dog – dog: 1. Dog approaches the helper, soft body, tail neutral, but not playful. Helper: A1031816
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/02/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
SCAN NEGATIVE BRIGHT, ALERT, RESPONSIVE, HYDRATED PHYSICAL EXAM- tense, nervous geriatric mod tartar matted coat mass on left injuinal area male intact NOSF
04/02/2015 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 5 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
s/o: geriatric OU schlerosis heavy dental tartar two large masses one dorsal to os penis mid shaft and one immediately cranial to prepuce. both massed hard and walnut sized, shaved cranial mass a: neoplasia, unknown origin p: gave 1.5mg metcam guarded prognosis SCAN NEGATIVE BRIGHT, ALERT, RESPONSIVE, HYDRATED PHYSICAL EXAM- tense, nervous geriatric mod tartar matted coat mass on left injuinal area male intact NOSF
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