DUTCHESS – A1115950
Safe - 7-11-2017 Staten Island
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DUTCHESS – A1115950
**SAFER : AVERAGE HOME**
SPAYED FEMALE, BROWN / WHITE, AM PIT BULL TER MIX, 3 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason MOVE2PRIVA
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 06/20/2017, From NY 10308, DueOut Date 06/20/2017,
Medical Behavior Evaluation GREEN
Medical Summary Scan negative BARH AMBx4 Very friendly,allowed handling Female~3yrs EN:WNL Ears: Slight otitis externa AU Slight dermatitis around eyes, ears, abdomen No fleas seen Nosf
KNOWN HISTORY: None
Unaltered female, owner surrender
Look: 1. Dog leans forward to lick the Assessor’s face with tail wagging, ears back and eyes averted.
Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, and her tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture, open mouth
Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game, body soft, settles easily at end of game.
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. Dog smells, does not fully engage, more interested in soliciting attention from assessor
Dog – dog 2. Dog approaches helper dog with tail at spine level, body not stiff, ears relaxed, and lip neutral
Summary:?Dutchess displayed no concerning behavior during her handling assessment.
During intake, Dutchess allowed all handling.
During her initial medical exam, Dutchess was very social and allowed all handling.
We have no history on Dutchess so we cannot be certain of her behavior in a home environment. In the care center, Dutchess displays as a young, social, enthusiastic dog. She will benefit from daily mental and physical activity to keep her engaged and exercised. We recommend food puzzles, as well as long lasting chews, daily walks, exercise, and play to positively direct her enthusiasm.
RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
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