FRITATA – A1105449
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My name is FRITATA. My Animal ID # is A1105449.
I am a spayed female brown pit bull mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 03/06/2017 from NY 11234, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
03/15/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Fritata A1105449 is at risk due to CIRDC diagnosis
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
03/13/2017 Exam Type MS NEW URI – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPNOCHILD, Weight 36.1 LBS.
03/13/17 13:30 S/O: good appetite and energy sneezing mucoid nasal dc A: CIRDC P: move to iso nasal and oropharyngeal swab obtained 150mg Doxycycline PO SID x14days px: good 03/12/17 16:14 on VC for nasal dc visual exam only spayed 2 days ago no nasal dc , no c/s noted no CIRDC signs during am rounds or pm recheck today recheck 3/13 PRE SPAY EXAM , CAGE EXAM DUE TO BEHAVIOR BAR ACTIVE CLEAR AU, OU NO SIGNS OF URI BCS 4/9, SHAVED REGION WITH SCABBED WOUNDS DORSUM NOSF A; APPEARS HEALTHY REPORT OF PAW WOUNDS, ON TX P; OK FOR SX, REC ASSESS PAW INJURIES WHILE UNDER SEDATION
03/06/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
03/14/2017 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: It’s the simple things, really. Lazy weekends, slow-moving sunsets, breakfasts in bed snuggled close to the ones you love. Just the sight of 2 year-old Fritata is more warm and comforting than a bowl of chicken soup. Her soft, honey coat and her sweet, charcoal nose make for a face that only everyone and their mother could surely love. She is initially a bit shy and uncertain in her kennel. It takes some coaxing, a few delicious treats, for her to come towards me and accept my invitation for a walk. But as soon as she does well the pair of us are off, no looking back. Fast friends, just two young (well youngish in my case) ladies, enjoying a beautiful Sunday before noon. Once we emerge from the shelter’s shade Fritata’s doubts melt like mozzarella. She picks up her pace, shifts into a skip, and soon we’re resting on a park bench, snacking alfresco in the sun. Sadly my eyes fall on Fritata’s coat and its missing patches. She was found wandering a park. A good, little egg, just 36 pounds, she is very thin and has bruises. Fortunately Fritata seems to have put the past behind her. She holds no ill will, harbors zero grudges, seems content to wake up every morning to a new day, prepared to shine. And shine she does. As I rub her head and feed her treats, run my hand over her scars. It’s the simple things, really. Comfort, nature, family, and love. What more could a girl ever want? Fritata is waiting in adoptions at Manhattan’s ACC.
03/09/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: None 3/6/17 Unaltered Female, Stray SAFER ASSESSMENT: 3/9/17 Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her body posture is stiff and fearful, her tail is low and not moving. She allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Sensitivity: 2. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, her tail is down, body tense, mouth closed. Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, body soft, bit distracted and focused on exit. Squeeze 1: 3. Dog closes mouth, becomes stiff. Flank squeeze 1: 1. Dog does not respond at all. Flank squeeze 1: 1. Dog does not respond at all. Toy: 2. Dog takes toy away, keeps a firm hold. Her body is between you and the toy. No growling or stiffness. Summary: Fritata appeared fearful in the assessment room, trembling with a low, tense body, and at first shying away from the assessor. She did become more comfortable with the assessor, seeking affection at times. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Selective: These dogs can succeed with certain other dogs, but may be more selective or picky. They may dislike certain ‘types’ of dogs or styles of dog play so they may require extra supervision when interacting with other dogs. PLAYGROUP: Fritata has been tolerant of approach from polite dogs in the care center, and has begun to show interest in interacting with them. The behavior department recommends slow introductions to respectful resident dogs.
MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 3/6/17 During her initial medical exam, Fritata was tense, growled, and snapped. ENERGY LEVEL: We have no history on Fritata so we cannot be certain of her behavior in a home environment. However, she is a young, enthusiastic dog who will need daily mental and physical activity to keep her engaged and exercised. We recommend long-lasting chews, food puzzles, and hide-and-seek games, in additional to physical exercise, to positively direct her energy and enthusiasm. RECOMMENDATIONS: Experienced adopter, adult-only home (Suitable for an adopter with a previous amount of dog experience, especially with the issues outlined below.) _X_No children (under 13): Due to how uncomfortable Fritata is currently with touch and novel stimuli, we feel that an adult-only home would be most beneficial at this time. Potential challenges: _X_Fearful/potential for defensive aggression (Fritata gives clear warnings when she is uncomfortable and does seem to choose to avoid or retreat when given the opportunity, but if prevented from moving away there is a potential to escalate to higher-level warning behaviors and possible fear-based aggression. It is important to move slowly with Fritata, to build positive associations (treats/toys/praise), and to allow Fritata to initiate interactions with new people. She should never be forced to greet or to interact if she is not comfortable and soliciting attention.)
03/07/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Fritata has been tolerant of approach from polite dogs in the care center, and has begun to show interest in interacting with them. The behavior department recommends slow introductions to respectful resident dogs. 3/7: When introduced off leash to other dogs in the care center Fritata is nervous and keeps to herself. 3/8: Fritata begins to open up and approach other dogs. 3/9: Fritata approaches and greets calm dogs. She otherwise keeps to herself.
03/06/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
03/06/17 18:59 DVM Intake Exam Findings scan neg, MC placed by LVT overnight approx 1-2 yo FI PBT History PD was called because man walking his dog in the park though that this dog was going to attack his dog, PD tranquilized her and dragged herinto a crate traumatizing her paw pads Subjective Observed Behavior – trembling, frightened, does not growl or make any aggressive Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – yes Objective T = not taken P = 120 R = 18 BCS 3/9 mild dehydration ~5% EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: not performed muzzled PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: female intact MSI: Ambulatory x 4 Int: multiple partial and ful thickness uclerations on paw pads and plantar surfaces of hocks, torn LFL digit 1 claw, 2 dart wounds on dorsal thorax (pinpoint, no dc or swelling) were clipped by LVT overnight CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: not performed Assessment multiple wounds undeweight Plan 300ml LRS SQ 0.9ml Rimadyl SQ 1.5ml Convenia SQ recheck paw pad wounds in 3d
03/12/2017 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating EXPNOCHILD
03/12/17 16:14 on VC for nasal dc visual exam only spayed 2 days ago no nasal dc , no c/s noted no CIRDC signs during am rounds or pm recheck today recheck 3/13 PRE SPAY EXAM , CAGE EXAM DUE TO BEHAVIOR BAR ACTIVE CLEAR AU, OU NO SIGNS OF URI BCS 4/9, SHAVED REGION WITH SCABBED WOUNDS DORSUM NOSF A; APPEARS HEALTHY REPORT OF PAW WOUNDS, ON TX P; OK FOR SX, REC ASSESS PAW INJURIES WHILE UNDER SEDATION
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