ACE – A1089647
Safe - 9-17-2016 Brooklyn
ACE – A1089647
MALE, BR BRINDLE / WHITE, AMERICAN STAFF MIX, 8 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason PERS PROB
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 09/13/2016, From NY 11234, DueOut Date 09/13/2016,
Medical Behavior Evaluation GREEN
Medical Summary Scanned negative BARH- tolerated all handling; nervous in the beginning of the exam. Intact male 8 yrs old by owners records; Geriatric Eyes- cloudy pupils; no discharge Ears adn nose- clear Teeth- moderate tartar and staining No parasites or fleas seen Inflammed area of front paws Ambx4 NOSF
Ace is an American Staffordshire brindle that is 8 year old. Ace was gift to owner when he was a puppy. The owner is surrendering Ace due to a personal problem. Ace has no known illness.
Ace has lived with children ages 2 year old and 1 year old. He is gentle and playful. He follows them around and enjoys being petted. He displays the same behavior around the adults in the home. When stranger come over Ace barks but approaches people to sniff and allows being petted. He has never lived with cats. But he has been introduced to dogs in the neighborhood. He is tolerant and relaxed but he does not engage in play much.
Ace allows having his food touched while eating, he is fine having food removed from his mouth. Ace enjoys having his coat brushed and enjoys bath. He struggles and barks when getting his nails trimmed. He has never had a bite history. He is house trained and is walked 3 times a day.
FOR NEW FAMILIES TO KNOW
Ace is described as friendly, affectionate and playful. He enjoys long walks in the park. His favorite food is eukanuba dry. Ace knowns the command sits. When the owners are away on errands he is kept in a crate but sometimes he is left free to room. He is well behaved when left alone and he has access to the back yard for play. Ace enjoys being around people and meeting new people.
BEHAVIOR DURING INTAKE
Ace during intake was friendly and excitable. He allowed being collard, scanned and photographed.
GROUP BEHAVIOR :
According to Ace’s previous owner, Ace has been introduced to dogs in the neighborhood. He is tolerant and relaxed but he does not engage in play much.
9/14: When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Ace displays slightly stiff body language when greeting the female dog. He relaxes as the session continues, checking in with her as he explores the pen.
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