EINSTEIN – A1064301
Safe - 2-8-2016 Manhattan
My name is EINSTEIN. My Animal ID # is A1064301.
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 02/03/2016 from NY 10467, owner surrender reason stated was NO TIME.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
02/03/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 83.4 LBS.
Gave 8.5 ml pyrantel and Activyl 44-88# during exam. 1088
02/03/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
2/3/16 16:42 Basic information: Einstein is a roughly 3 yr. old neutered male Am Pit bull terrier mix. The Owner got her from a friend as a gift; he has owned Einstein for over 3 yrs. The owner surrendered Einstein because of personal problems. Einstein has a food allergies (is allergic to all types of meat except fish); he was last seen by a vet a year ago. Socialization: Around strangers Einstein is friendly playful. Einstein has lived with a 16 year old child, he is relaxed and playful around children and adults he does not know. Einstein has lived with a small yorkie whom he got along with. Einstein has never bitten anyone. Behavior: The owner stats that Einstein is not bothered when some moves his food or treats while he is eating. someone takes his toys away or when someone disturbs him while sleeping. Einstein does not like to be brushed and given bathes and has never had his nails trimmed. When an unfamiliar person or animal approaches a family member or his home he approaches them in a friendly manor. The owner does not know how Einstein is around loud noises such as storms or fireworks. For a new family to know: The owner describes Einstein as friendly, affectionate and playful with a High activity level. His favorite activity is to play fetch with his owner. In the home Einstein tends to follow the owner around the house and is kept mainly indoors. Einstein sleeps on the floor of the bedroom on a dog bed. Einstein was fed taste of the wild dry dog food two times a day. He is house trained and has never had an accident in the home, when outside he goes to the bathroom on or around trees and grass. Einstein knows the commands “sit “,”stay” and “Come”. For exercise Einstein is used to brisk walks on the leash and twice a day and does pull on the leash when excited. He is allowed to play off the leash in the dog park sometimes, he wanders off some to explore the surrounding are but comes back when called when off the leash. Behavior during intake: Einstein was relaxed with lose body, when approached by staff Einstein allowed to be petted and given dog treats. Einstein allowed us to, scan (-), collared and placed in a dog kennel.
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02/04/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Einstein came into our center as an owner surrender on 2/3/2016. It is reported Einstein has food allergies and eats fish or veggie based dog food, currently eating Taste of the Wild brand. Owner reports Einstein lived with a 16 year old child and a small yorkie, playful and relaxed with them. It is reported Einstein is not bothered if you touch his Food, Toys, or Treats. Owner reports Einstein is housebroken. He is described as friendly, affectionate, and playful. During intake, Einstein was relaxed with loose body, allowed all handling. He was very friendly and rolled over for belly rubs during his initial medical exam. Einstein pulled slightly on leash for his relief walk. He allowed his head to be cupped in assessor’s hands during Look item, tail wagging. Einstein leaned into assessor during Sensitivity item, tail wagging, open mouth pant. He ran and played along during Tag game, grabbing leash towards end of game, jumping playfully on assessor. Einstein did not pull his paw back, mouthed with no pressure, tail wag, needing repositioning in between attempts. Einstein showed minimal interest in Toy. When off leash with other dogs, Einstein offers brief polite greeting, then keeps to himself for a long duration of the interaction. Einstein re-approaches to sniff once more, then begins to use his paws and offer bows to solicit play. The Behavior Team feels Einstein would do well in an Average home. Although he has displayed these behaviors gently, he may benefit from obedience classes to learn leash manners as well as not to jump up or mouth. Einstein would do well with daily mental and physical stimulation in the forms of daily walks, runs, exercise, play as well as durable toys such as kongs and nylabones. 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, soft and loose body, open mouth, tail wag. Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game, indicates play with huffing, soft ‘popping’ of the body, etc. Dog jumps on Assessor once play begins. Squeeze 1 / 2: 2. Dog does not pull paw back, gently places his open mouth over the Assessor’s hand without applying pressure. dog-dog: When off leash with other dogs, Einstein offers brief polite greeting, then keeps to himself for a long duration of the interaction. Einstein re-approaches to sniff once more, then begins to use his paws and offer bows to solicit play.
02/04/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Einstein engages in exuberant play with males and females. He bounds toward dogs and offers vocalizations when attempting to engage them in play. He lived with a yorkie and his owner reports they got along. Based on this information the behavior department recommends a pre-adoption interaction to ensure the resident dog is comfortable with his boistrous play style. When off leash with other dogs, Einstein offers brief polite greeting, then keeps to himself for a long duration of the interaction. Einstein re-approaches to sniff once more, then begins to use his paws and offer bows to solicit play. 2/6 update: Einstein immediately offers bows when greeting a male at the gate but his frustration builds as the length of greeting continues, eventually he begins to vocalize before entry. When he does enter he bounds in and jumps into the other dog while offering vocalizations. He slows down when the other dog is not interested.
02/03/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
Sex: Male neutered Scan: Negative Estimated age: 3 years based on client history Fleas: No flea dirt. Hx: Client reports that pt has food allergies and has been eating a fish-based diet at home. S: Active, soft body, very friendly, allows all handling and vaccinations, lies down for belly rubs during the exam O: BAR-H, BCS 6/9, MMs pink and moist, CRT <2 sec EENT: Ears slightly erythematous, no discharge noted. No discharge OU, nose. Clean teeth. PLNs: Not enlarged. H/L: NSR, NMA. Panting, quiet lung sounds. Abd: Soft, no pain on palpation, no masses palpated M/S/I: Amb x4. Interdigital erythema x4 feet UG: Male neutered Pt extremely gassy during the exam. A: Food allergies reported by client, no medical documentation brought, but clinical signs are consistent with some type of allergies (food or environmental) Short-term prognosis: Good with appropriate diet P: 1. Feed Z/D or other hydrolyzed diet while in the shelter. Long-term medical care should include a physical exam by a veterinarian and choice of appropriate diet for condition. 2. Gave 8.5 ml pyrantel and Activyl 44-88# during exam. 1088
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