WEDNESDAY – A1094037
Safe - 11-27-2016 Brooklyn
My name is WEDNESDAY. My Animal ID # is A1094037.
I am a female black labrador retr mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 10/19/2016 from NY 11385, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/02/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPNOCHILD, Weight 40.0 LBS.
No Final Exam
10/19/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
10/19/16 18:50 Upon intake Wednesday was very hyper. She did a lot of jumpng up and down. She allowed counselor to scan her but when it was time to collar her she snapped at the counselors hand. Wednesday is a 1 year old lab that has been in the home with 2 adults and no children. She is described as full of energy and very loveable. She enjoys running and playing with a rubber ball. She has not been socialized with other dogs but does not seem to be bothered by them when they approach her. She has not lived with children but client noticed that when her nieces and nephws come around Wednesday seems to be a bit agitated. She does not allow the children to to play wih her at all. When the 2 year old approaches her she snapped at her hand. She seemed to be fine with the older kids and tolorates when they touch her but the smaller children are kept away from her. Wednesday is walked 3 times a day so that she can use the bathroom. She does not have accideents in the house as long as she4 is walked. She whimpers and walks back and forth by the door when she neds to go outside. She pulls very hard on the leash when she is being walked and she can not be walked off the leash because she will not com back easily when you call her. She does know a few command sit, down, stay and come. She eats dry dog food. She is not bothered when you touch her while she eats but she does growl and show teeth when you try and move her food while she is eating. She will also growl and show teeth when you try and take her toys or treats out of her mouth. Her energy level is very high.
11/01/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Wednesday is one cool pup! She walks nicely on the leash, seems very housetrained and immediately showed me some of the tricks that she knows. Offer her a treat and she will “sit,” “give paw,” and lay “down” on command. In her former home, she was described as “full of energy” and “lovable.” She loves to play fetch, tells you when she has to go outside, and would do best in a home without kids. So, if you’re looking for a fun, loyal dog for every day of the week, ask to meet Wednesday, today!
10/23/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Intact, Owner surrender Previously lived with: Adults Behavior toward children: She can become agitated when the owner nieces and nephews comes around and she will snap at the 2 year old when she approaches Wednesday. Behavior toward dogs: She has not been socialized with other dogs but does not seem to be bothered by them when they approach her. Behavior toward cats: Unknown FG/RG: She growls and bares teeth when you try and move her food while she is eating and when someone takes her toys and treats away Bite history: None reported Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: She displays a high activity level in the household. Other notes: SAFER ASSESSMENT: 10/22/16 Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her ears are back, her tail is down, and she has a relaxed body posture. Dog allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. 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. Or dog indicates play with huffing, soft ‘popping’ of the body, etc. Dog jumps on Assessor once play begins. Squeeze 1&2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Her eyes are averted and her ears are relaxed. Toy: 1.Minimal interest in toy, dog smells, then turns away. Summary: Wednesday displayed no concern during her behavior assessment. PLAYGROUP: According to Wednesday’s previous owner, Wednesday has not been socialized with other dogs but does not seem to be bothered by them when they approach her. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Wednesday displays conflicting behavior when interaction with large and small dogs, both male and female. She solicits gentle play but displays conflicting signals, growling and becoming stiff. The Behavior Department believes that Wednesday would be most comfortable as the only dog in the home, however a through dog-dog interaction can be conducted with a potential adopter’s dog to assess Wednesday’s comfort level.
MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 10/22/16 During her initial medical examination, Wednesday tolerated all handling without issue. ENERGY LEVEL: Wednesdaydisplays a high energy level in the care center. RECOMMENDATIONS: Experience _X_No children (under 13)(See known history/potential challenges) Potential challenges: _X_Resource guarding (Wednesday may require positive reinforcement behavior modification to address this food guarding behavior. In addition to food behavior modification protocol we recommend teaching Wednesday “Drop It” and trade-up games.) _x_Recommend no dog parks
10/20/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
According to Wednesday’s previous owner, Wednesday has not been socialized with other dogs but does not seem to be bothered by them when they approach her. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Wednesday displays conflicting behavior when interaction with large and small dogs, both male and female. She solicits gentle play but displays conflicting signals, growling and becoming stiff. The Behavior Department believes that Wednesday would be most comfortable as the only dog in the home, however a through dog-dog interaction can be conducted with a potential adopter’s dog to assess Wednesday’s comfort level. 10/20: Wednesday displays loose and wiggly body language when greeting a male dog. She instantly becomes overwhelmed when he solicits high energy play, becoming nervous and displaying lip curls and a low body. With a calmer male, Wednesdays is more social and solicits gentle play. 10/23: Wednesday continues to be uneasy around dogs, raising her hackles and avoiding contacting. She did not lip curl today but did allow the other dog to greet her and she exchanges a very brief sniff on two occasions. 10/25: When interacting with a playful smaller dog, Wednesday begins to engage in gentle play but displays conflicting signals, growling and becoming stiff. She is able to listen to handler interruptions and explores the pen. 10/29- 10/30: When interacting with a playful female dog, Wednesday initially displays the same conflicting play behavior but is able to displaying more appropriate play behavior as the session continues. Wednesday is able to solicit and engage in chase play displaying play bows and role reversals. She vocalizes when chasing the other dog.
10/19/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scanned negative BARH- tolerated all handling; nervous but comfortable around strangers; attempted to bite on intake Intact female 2 years old by owners records Eyes, ears and nose- clear Teeth- mild staining No parasites or fleas seen Shiny groomed coat Ambx4 NOSF
11/01/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating EXPNOCHILD
11/01/16 CIRDC NOTED ON ROUNDS QAR. COUGHING WITH MUCOID NASAL DISCHARGE A: CIRDC P: REC DOXYCYCLINE 200MG PO Q24 X 10 DAYS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT BACC EXCELLENT PROGNOSIS
Generated on Nov 4 2016 6:00PM
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