BG – A1123693
Safe - 9-16-2017 Manhattan
My name is BG. My Animal ID # is A1123693.
I am a male black and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/29/2017 from NY 10463, owner surrender reason stated was BITEANIMAL. I came in with Group/Litter #K17-109547.
09/12/2017 AT RISK MEMO
BG A1123693 is at risk with a New Hope Only determination due to a multiple bite history with dogs.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/08/2017 Exam Type TREATMENT – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NH ONLY, Weight 45.0 LBS.
per Dr. 1027 we can sub Cerenia inj for cerenia tablets. BG can have 2.04mL Cerenia INJ.
08/29/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/29/17 17:45 Basic Information: BG is a 2 year old, black and white male dog. He was purchased off of a breeder but the owner cannot keep her due to the aggression toward another dog in the home. He last went to the vet about 7 months ago and has no known health problems. Socialization: Around strangers BG is friendly but around children he shows signs of aggression and growls at the new baby in the home. He plays somewhat rough with adults and doesn’t play with the children. BG doesn’t like the other large breed dog in the home and is aggressive toward her but is playful towards the smaller breed dog in the home. He has never bitten another person but has bitten another dog. Behavior: BG isn’t bothered by people touching his food bowl or taking a toy or bone away from him. He doesn’t mind the bath and won’t try to jump out at all. For a New Family to Know: BG is friendly and has a medium activity level. He loves to run around and play with ball and stuffed toys. He eats dry, Pedigree dog food. He is house trained and goes potty outside on the grass and well behaved in the yard. His commands he knows are sit and he goes running and jogging for exercise. Off the leash, BG will stay close by your side. Behavior During Intake: BG walked in slowly with a stiff body and head down. I attempted to scan him for a microchip but he tried backing away numerous times and it took a few minutes before I could get a result. He allowed me to take a picture of him and when I then bent down to his level and tried petting him he started to slowly wag his tail.
No Web Memo
09/07/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
CANINE BEHAVIOR EVALUATION for BG A1123693 KNOWN HISTORY: Full Profile 8/29/17 Unaltered Male, Owner Surrender (In previous home for two years) Previously lived with: Adults, a baby, a large dog, and small dog Behavior toward strangers: Friendly Behavior toward children: Growls at the new baby in the home Behavior toward dogs: Does not get along with the large dog in the home, is playful with the small dog Behavior toward cats: Unknown Resource guarding: BG growls when other dog in the home walks by food/bowl Bite history: Yes, one two separate occassions BG has bitten the other dog in him home, starting a fight between the two dogs. Both dogs bit each other multiple times during these incidents. Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: BG is described as friendly with a medium level of activity SAFER ASSESSMENT: 9/6/17 Look: 1. Dog holds gaze with soft eyes, soft body. He allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Dog holds gaze for three full seconds. 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 closed. Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game. Squeeze 1: 2. Dog quickly pulls back his paw. Squeeze 2: 2. Dog quickly pulls back his paw. Toy: 1. Minimal interest, dog sniffs toy. Summary: BG displayed no concerning behaviors on his assessment and was social throughout. INTAKE BEHAVIOR: Upon intake, BG had a tense body but allowed handling. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 8/29/17 During his initial medical exam, BG was very tense. ENERGY LEVEL: BG’s previous owner describes him as having a medium level of activity. He is a young, enthusiastic, social dog who will need daily mental and physical activity to keep him engaged and exercised. We recommend long-lasting chews, food puzzles, and hide-and-seek games, in additional to physical exercise, to positively direct his energy and enthusiasm.
RECOMMENDATIONS: New Hope Only _X_No children _X_Single pet home/no dog parks _X_Place with a New Hope partner: Due to BG’s known bite history (having two separate altercations with housemate dog), the behavior department recommends placement with a New Hope rescue partner who can appropriately provide follow up on behavior around dogs; force free, positive reinforcement training only is advised. Potential challenges: _X_Fearful/potential for defensive aggression: BG’s previous owner reported he growls at the new baby in the home. It is important to always go slow and give BG the option to walk away from any social interaction. BG should never be forced to approach anything that she is uncomfortable with or to submit to petting or handling. It should always be BG’s choice to approach a new person or thing. BG would do best in an initially calm and quiet home environment and should be given time to acclimate to his new surroundings. _X_Bite history/risk of future aggression
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/30/2017 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 2 years, age consistent with exam Microchip noted on Intake? History :owner surrendered BG and Toots because they had a big fight at home, both have visible wounds Subjective: BAR Observed Behavior – a little shy but docile and allows all handling Evidence of Cruelty seen – none Evidence of Trauma seen – bite wounds on face Objective BCS 5/9 EENT: ears cropped; AD-superficial puncture wound, moderate swelling of ear base; no nasal discharge; superficial abrasion and dried blood periocularly OD Oral Exam: mm pk, sl tacky; CRT <2 sec; mild tartar PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: male intact, 2 scrotal testicles MSI: ambulatory x 4 with no lameness noted superficial abrasions and puncture wounds along R side of face/muzzle with moderate swelling of ear base and copious amount of dried blood in fur superificial puncture wound over R antebrachium with no significant swelling or drainage thin hair coat, mild crusting over caudal dorsum and caudal aspect of hindlimbs CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: not performed Assessment Bite wounds-superificial, no signs of infection Dermatitis-mild, r/o flea allergy dermatitis vs other Plan Simplicef 200 mg PO SID x 14 days Rimadyl 100 mg PO SID x 5 days Prognosis: good SURGERY: Okay for surgery
09/07/2017 MS NEW URI (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS ,
S/O BAR, appears friendly at front of cage sneezing, excessive serous nasal discharge eupnic bite wounds to R side of face healing very well with no residual swelling or discharge A CIRDC Bite wounds P move to isolation cerenia 60 mg PO SID x 4 days baytril 136 mg tabs: 1.5 tabs PO SID x 14 days
Generated on Sep 12 2017 6:00PM
Came in With
- TOOTS - A1123695
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