GARVEY – A0833110
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GARVEY – A0833110
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NEUTERED MALE, BLACK, LABRADOR RETR MIX, 8 yrs
OWNER SUR – AVAILABLE, HOLD RELEASED Reason MOVE2PRIVA
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 07/01/2017, From NY 11226, DueOut Date 07/01/2017,
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary DVM Intake Exam Neutered male Estimated age: 8 years old Microchip noted on Intake? positive 985121005174694 History : Owner surrender. Subjective: Apprently healthy neutered dog. Observed Behavior – Do not like to be restrained. Likes to jump in a playful way. Objective P =100bpm R = panting BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: NAF PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: NAF MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: NAF Assessment Apparently healthy Plan Adoption Prognosis: Good
Garvey is an 8 year old large black dog. He was adopted from the ACC and they have had him for 8 years. The owner is surrendering Garvey due to her selling her business where Garvey resided as a store dog. The owner is not aware of any health problems or injuries.
Around strangers, Garvey is friendly and will come up and sniff people and accepts pets. He has spent time with children that come in to the store and was reported as relaxed, respectful, and tolerant of children. With adults and children, he plays exuberantly. He has lived with a German Shepherd before all his life and was very relaxed and respectful. Garvey has not lived with cats so his behavior with them is unknown. He has not bitten a person or another animal.
Owner states that Garvey has no behavioral problems that she is aware of. During storms and fireworks, Garvey is not bothered. Owner states that he is not bothered by having items removed from his mouth, having his food bowl touched, getting a bath, being brushed out, and having his paws touched. He is very friendly with strangers that approach him, the owner, and the store.
Garvey is described as a friendly, affectionate, and loyal dog with a medium activity level. He loves to jump up and give hugs, run around, and chase birds. He tends to follow his owner around the house. He loves to play with all kinds of toys and likes to run around the yard. He was given free choice of wither outside and inside. His favorite place to sleep was in a crate and eats Purina Chow. His favorite treat is pepperoni. Garvey is house trained and is use to going ion the grass and cement. He is well behaved when left unattended in the yard or home and is crate trained. He loves to run and play in the yard.
Garvey’s previous guardian reported that he lived with another large dog most of his life.
7/2: When off leash at the Care Center, Garvey briefly greets the female helper dog but when she prolongs her face to face greet, Garvey displays a lip curl and walks away.
7/3: Garvey maintained his discomfort when being introduced to a male dog today. Upon the initial face to face greet, Garvey gave low growl and a prolonged lip curl. He avoided the dog the remainder of the session.
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