EVA – A1113468
Safe - 6-1-2017 Brooklyn
EVA – A1113468
SPAYED FEMALE, TAN / WHITE, CHIHUAHUA SH MIX, 9 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason LLORDPRIVA
Intake condition EXAM REQ Intake Date 05/28/2017, From NY 11421, DueOut Date 05/31/2017,
Medical Behavior Evaluation YELLOW
Medical Summary 05/29/17 DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 9 yrs. Microchip noted on Intake? No. History : Brought in by owner, no medical concerns noted. Subjective: Observed Behavior – Very nervous, tense and growling. Wrapped in towel for restraint and did well, allowed all handling but remained tense throughout with intermittent growling. Objective: BARH. mm=pink, moist, CRT<2 s. HR=120, RR=24, CRT<2 s. BCS=5/9. ORAL: Mod. to severe calculus, mod. gingivitis. EENT: No oculonasal discharge, no sneezing. Ears clean AU. PLN: No enlargements noted. H/L: Lungs clear, no murmurs/arrhythmias. ABD: Very tense, not obviously painful, no masses/organomegaly palpated. U/G: Female, spay scar on ventral abdomen. MS: Ambulatory x 4, no lameness but occas. skips in right hind. Gr. 2/5 MPL left stifle, Gr. 3/4 MPL right stifle. Not painful on palpation. INTEG: Full, clean haircoat. 1 cm soft, round SQ mass lat left stifle. CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities. A: 9 yr old dog with dental disease, bilateral medial patellar luxation. P: Rabies, DA2PP, Bordetella vaccines. Applied Effipro. Pyrantel 0.45 ml PO. Heartworm test. Excellent prognosis.
Eva is a 9 year old small tan dog who was surrendered to the ACC due to the fact her owner is moving and can no longer have pets in the home. The owner stated that she has been caring for the dog for the past 3 years and her father gave her the dog. The owner also stated that her father had Eva since a puppy before giving Eva to her. Eva has no known medical issues.
Owner states that when around strangers Eva is shy for a few minutes but will warm up. The owner also stated that Eva has not spent time around children so it is unknown how she will react. When playing with adults Eva is gentle. Eva has spent time around another dog that was a Pitbull and the owner states that she was relaxed and affectionate. She has not spent time around cat so it is unknown how she will react.
Owner stated that during fireworks and loud noises Eva is terrified and panics. If someone touches her food treats or toys she isn’t bothered. She also isn’t bothered if she is restrained pushed off the couch or disturbed while she sleeps. Eva likes to be bathed and brushed. She doesn’t mind having her nails trimmed. When someone unfamiliar approaches her house or family member she will bark.
For a new family to know:
Owner described Eva as affectionate, shy and fearful at times with a medium activity level. When at home Eva will follow her owner around. She likes stuffed toys. She has been kept mostly indoors and eats wet food. Eva is very much house trained and will go to the bathroom outside on the grass or in the home on wee-wee pads. When left alone or in the yard Eva is well behaved. She has never been crated. She knows how to come when called. She is used to brisk walks on the leash for exercise. When off the leash owner stated she might run away.
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