MAXMAX – A1114762
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My name is MAXMAX. My Animal ID # is A1114762.
I am a neutered male br brindle and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 06/23/2017 from NY 10469, owner surrender reason stated was COST.
06/30/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Maxmax A1114762 was placed At Risk for CIRDC
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
06/30/2017 Exam Type PRE/POST S/N – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 60.0 LBS.
REJECTED FROM SURGERY AT ASPCA DUE TO URI
06/23/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
06/09/17 12:32 Basic information: Max is a 3 year old male brown/Gray Large dog. His owner fostered him after his original owner passed away. She has had Max for a year now, and her daughter has developed allergies; and they can no longer keep Max. Max’s owner believes he may be suffering from an ear infection, because he has a smell that is coming from that area; and he was treated for that same problem before. Max las vet visit was December 2016. Socialization: Around strangers Max is relaxed/ outgoing; he has spent time and lived with children ages 1-18 years old. When playing with adults and children he is gentle. Max has lived with another dog, when around one another Max is relaxed, and playful. Max has no bite history. Behavior: Max isn’t bothered during storms/ fireworks, food bowl is touched while eating, teat or toy taken away. Max knows not to get on the furniture; he isn’t bothered if held/ restrained, disturbed while sleeping, or given bath in tub. Max dislikes being bathed in the backyard with a hose; he will try to get away. Max isn’t bothered when being brushed, having nails trimmed, or if an unfamiliar person approaches the home. For a New Family to Know: Max is described as friendly, affectionate, and playful. He has a medium activity level; and likes to run and jump. When at home Max likes to follow you around, his favorite toy is Barbie. His favorite game is chase and he is kept mostly indoors; Max sleeps in his crate at night. He eats both dry/wet food 2 times a day; owner stated that Max has a sensitive stomach and cannot have certain treats. When he goes potty he goes on the grass, he is well behaved when left home alone. Max is crate trained and does well for 7 hours, he knows the commands; sit, stay, come, and down. For exercise he likes running/jogging, on leash he will pull lightly; and when off leash he will wander but not far. Intake Behavior Max was mellow and had a relaxed body during intake. Max let me collar, photograph and put him in a kernel.
06/29/2017 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: I was not sure that taking Maxmax out was such a good idea. I am not a very strong person, and he is a big, solid and compact guy who looked “blue” in his kennel. High “apple’ cheeks. Such a gorgeous hunk, though. OK, lets go. I am sure he needs to do his business, stretch his legs, and having company most of the time cheers up the saddest pooches. Maxmax ended up being the highlight of my day, left for last. What a great dog, serious and a bit wary at this point but really nice, gentle and well-mannered. Maxmax was leashed in no time and strolled at a good pace around the block, meeting in a civil way other dogs, big and small, and leaving the birds in peace. He sat for me, took very delicately some treats from my hand, and accepted my caresses. I heard that he got back his liveliness this morning while in playgroup with his peers, bouncing happily with them through open pens. Maxmax was relinquished into our care through no fault of his own. He lived in harmony with many children and a small dog, and was welcoming to all. No handling issues, house trained and crate trained, a good boy when left alone in the house, playful and affectionate. Now, the cherry on the top…people make fun of me…yes, I admit…I love Barbie dolls…and you know what? Maxmax’ favorite toy is a Barbie doll!!! How cute is that? He is My Man, and I hope that after meeting him in person, he will be yours. Maxmax is at the Manhattan Care Center, already dreaming of you.
06/25/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Full Profile 6/23/17 Unaltered Male, Owner Surrender (In previous home for one year) Previously lived with: Adults, children (all ages), and another dog. Behavior toward strangers: Relaxed and outgoing Behavior toward children: Gentle Behavior toward dogs: Relaxed and playful Behavior toward cats: Unknown Resource guarding: None reported Bite history: None reported Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Maxmax is described as friendly, affectionate, and playful with a medium activity level of activity. SAFER ASSESSMENT: 6/25/17 Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted, with tail wagging and ears back. He allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Sensitivity: 1. Dog leans into the Assessor, eyes soft or squinty, soft and loose body, open mouth. Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, body soft. Squeeze 1: 1. Dog gently pulls back his paw. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog gently pulls back his paw. Toy: 1. Minimal interest, dog sniffs toy. Summary: Maxmax displayed no concerning behaviors on his assessment and was social throughout. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Tolerant: These dogs are typically non-reactive on leash and will be either friendly or indifferent off leash. They can typically tolerate some rude behavior from other dogs and can be described as having a long fuse. They show relaxed, appropriate, easy-going body language around others. PLAYGROUP: Maxmax is soft and playful when engaging with dogs in the care center. The behavior department recommends slow introductions between Maxmax and social or tolerant resident dogs. INTAKE BEHAVIOR: MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 6/23/17 During his initial medical exam, Mamxmax had a relaxed body and allowed handling. ENERGY LEVEL: Maxmax’s previous owner reported that he has a medium level of activity. RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
06/24/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Maxmax is soft and playful when engaging with dogs in the care center. The behavior department recommends slow introductions between Maxmax and social or tolerant resident dogs. 6/24: When introduced off leash to a female dog, Maxmax engages in bouncy play. 6/25: Maxmax engages in bouncy play with males and females. 6/26: Maxmax greets and engages in bouts of play with males and females. 6/27-29: Maxmax engages in bouts of play, at times attempts to mount female dogs.
06/23/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: Reported to be three years old – exam is consistent with this Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg – MC placed during exam History : Surrendered. Has chronic ear infections and tends to snap when you touch his ears. Last saw a vet in December, for ear infections. No other health problems reported. Subjective: Moves slowly, appears to be relaxed with a loose body. Allows handling. Muzzled for exam as a precaution. Objective BCS 4.5/9, MMs pink and moist EENT: AU severe discharge, stenosis, some ulceration of pinna. Eyes clear, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: Clean teeth. PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: Male intact, testicles S/S MSI: All four feet have dermatitis (worse on front feet) – mild to moderate alopecia, moist discharge, erythema. Pads on front right foot are abraded and there is mild bleeding. Skin otherwise free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat. CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: Otitis externa and pododermatitis – both likely secondary to allergies, either environmental or food Plan: 1. Clean ears gently this evening, instill Osurnia tonight and in 1 week 2. Cephalexin 750 mg PO BID x21 days 3. Benadryl 50 mg PO BID x10 days 4. Wipe feet with chlorhexidine wipes daily 5. Consider hypoallergenic diet trial Prognosis: Good SURGERY: Okay for surgery 1088
06/30/2017 MS NEW URI (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
06/30/17 08:21 S/O serous nasal dc noted prior to transport to ASPCA for neuter mild mucoid nasal dc sneezing and reverse sneezing when pullin on lead A: cirdc P: move to iso 300mg Doxycycline PO SID x14days px: good
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