REX aka GIBSON – 19806
RTO SAFE 02/17/18
REX aka GIBSON – 19806
Intake Date: 2/2/18 Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: — Sex: Neutered Male Age: 4 years
Weight: — lbs
No medical information
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Basic Information: Gibson is approximately a 4 year old male black and white large mixed breed dog. Gibson was picked up by the police after being left behind in his home by his owner. Gibson has no injuries or apparent health issues.
Previously lived with: Unknown
How is this dog around strangers? The officers stated that Gibson was friendly and was very jumpy and energetic when they first met.
How is this dog around children? Unknown
How is this dog around other dogs? Unknown
How is this dog around cats? Unknown
Resource guarding: Unknown
Bite history: Gibson did not try to bite the officers.
Energy level/descriptors: Unknown
Other Notes: Unknown
Medical Notes Unknown
For a New Family to Know Unknown
Upon intake, Gibson was wagging his tail and sniffing the floor. Gibson approached me with a loose body and wagging tail but became tense when I collared him and pet him on the head. Gibson walked well on the leash and walked into the kennel on his own.
Details on my behavior are…
Date of assessment: 4-Feb-2018
Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted, ears are back, tail is down, relaxed body posture. Dog allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands.
Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, eyes are averted, and tail is in neutral position with a relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is likely closed for at least a portion of the assessment item.
Tag: 1. Dog follows at the end of the leash, body soft.
Paw squeeze 1: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Eyes are averted and ears are relaxed or back.
Paw squeeze 2: 1. Dog gently pulls back his/her paw.
Flank squeeze 1: Item not conducted
Flank squeeze 2: Item not conducted
Toy: 1. Dog settles close, keeps a firm grip and is loose and wiggly. Dog does not place his/her body between you and the toy.
Summary: Gibson was interested in sniffing around the assessment room, but approached the assessor with coaxing. He was social during the assessment, allowed all handling, and displayed no concerning behaviors.
Summary (1): 2/3: When off leash with another dog, Gibson will greet politely and then wander the pen. He will eventually attempt to mount the social female.
Date of intake: 2-Feb-2018
Summary: Gibson had a loose body and allowed handling.
Date of initial: 3-Feb-2018
Summary: Gibson was gentle and easy to examine.
ENERGY LEVEL: We have no history on Gibson so we cannot be certain of his behavior in a home environment. In the care center, he displays a medium level of activity.
BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION: AVERAGE (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
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