FLURRY – A1075393
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FLURRY – A1075393
FEMALE, WHITE, MALTESE MIX, 13 yrs
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, NO HOLD Reason LLORDPRIVA
Intake condition EXAM REQ Intake Date 05/27/2016, From NY 11419, DueOut Date05/30/2016
Medical Behavior Evaluation GREEN
Medical Summary SCAN NEG ~13YRS, FEMALE INTACT BARH. ALLOWED ALL HANDLING. BCS 4/9 MILD DENTAL DISEASE, NUCLEAR SCLEROSIS OU, NO OCULAR/NASAL DISCHARGE, EARS WNL GRADE 4/6 HEART MURMUR, LUNGS AUSCULT CLEAR LARGE FIRM MAMMARY GLAND TUMORS AT CAUDAL RIGHT AND LEFT MAMMARY GLANDS WITH SMALL FIRM IRREGULAR TUMOR AT MEDIAL ASPECT OF LEFT TUMOR INTEG WNL; AMBULATORY X 4 A: GERIATRIC, HEART MURMUR, MAMMARY GLAND TUMORS P: REC FULL GERIATRIC WORK UP WITH PLACEMENT WITH CARDIOLOGY AND ONCHOLOGY CONSULT POOR PROGNOSIS
PROFILE: Flurry also known as Snowy is a 13 year old Maltese. He was given to owner from previous owner moving away. She has growths on the bottom of her stomach; no vet has been seen for the issue.
Around strangers she is friendly; but will bark until she is petted and she is gentle. Behavior is unknown wit being around children. She lived with a Female Shih Tzu and was playful and gentle. With cats she aggressive; she will bark loudly. There is no known history of her biting another animal or person.
She does potty indoors and is anxious when left alone. During storms or fireworks she is nervous and panics. When you touch her food bowl and treats are taken away she growls. When toys of objects are being taken she is friendly. She isn’t bothered when being taken off of furniture, when her coat is being brushed, nails being trimmed or held and restrained. When unfamiliar people approach the home or you she will bark.
Flurry is described as being friendly, affectionate and playful with a medium activity level that would do best in a family home. She is very playful and loves treats. Her favorite activities are walking outside, playing with her stuffed toys and cuddling. She enjoys playing chase and tug. She was mostly kept indoors, slept on her bed and ate a cup of dry food at least 2 times a day. Her favorite treats are chew bones. She is partially trained and would rarely have accidents within the home. When left alone in the house she will bark or whine. For exercise she goes for walks on the leash and plays in the yard; on leash she pulls lightly; never has she been off the leash. Usually Flurry would potty on the grass, dirt, newspaper or training pads.
During intake was nervous but allowed all handling from counselor to be scanned (negative), collared and photographed.
PLAYGROUP: According to Flurry’s previous owner, Flurry lived with a female Shih Tzu and was playful and gentle. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Flurry greets appropriately and wanders in the pen.
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