JENNY – A1071045
Gone - 5-4-2016 Brooklyn
My name is JENNY. My Animal ID # is A1071045.
I am a spayed female white and black am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 04/21/2016 from NY 11207, owner surrender reason stated was PETS CONFL.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/22/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 79.4 LBS.
Activyl applied 8cc Pyrantel
04/21/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/21/16 20:43 Jenny is a 4 year old spayed American Pit-Bull terrier. She was given to owner as a gift and has been in their care since she was born. The reason she is being brought into our care center because of the behavior she is territorial. There are no known health injuries or concerns. Her last visit to the vet for her up to date vaccines. With strangers she is described as being shy but friendly when she warms up to you; she also plays gently with adults. When she is around children she is gentle. Has lived with her mother and she is both relaxed, fearful and at time aggressive; she will nip at the legs. She lived with a kitten and is relaxed and playful. There is known history of her biting another human; she has bitten another animal and a vet was needed for medical care; DOH Report was 4/21/16 Jenny has been territorial when her mother gets attention and not her; so she has fought. During storm or fireworks she is nervous and hides. You are able to touch her food bowl while she is eating and take treats or object away. When her mother would pass while she has a treat she would growl. Isn’t bothered when being pulled off of furniture nor being given a bath. Has no experience with having her nail trimmed and isn’t bothered when her coat is being brushed. When unfamiliar people approach you, the home or yard she will bark. She isn’t bothered when being disturbed while sleeping. Jenny is described as being affectionate and confident; she will be afraid at first when she first meets you. He activity level is medium that well in a home with a lot of space. Her favorite activities are running on the patio and being very affectionate. When home she will stay in her favorite spot and likes to play with her toys such as balls, squeaky, chew and stuffed. She likes to play games like fetch and herding. She was mostly kept indoors and slept on her bed. She was fed Free Choice 3 times a day dry food. She is house trained and had rarely had any accidents within the home. When left alone in the house she is well behaved and she has never been left in a yard alone. She knowns such commands as “come”, for exercise she played in the yard. When on the leash she pulls lightly and usually potty on the grass and cement
No Web Memo
05/03/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Jenny came to us as an owner surrender because of behavioral issues displayed in the home. According to the owner Jenny lived with another dog which was her mother and was reactive toward her in the home. This usually occurred when Jenny’s mother would attempt to interact with the owner. She did come to us with a previous bite history of reportedly biting the mother on the leg and ear when the mother went to interact with the owner when coming home. Jenny was also said to growl when chewing on a treat and the mother would walk by her. The owner did state that Jenny is affectionate and gentle around children, but is usually afraid when meeting people for the first time. Upon intake it was reported that Jenny had very fearful and tense body language with a tucked tail. Jenny walked very well on the way to the behavior room. When in the behavior room Jenny is clearly fearful with a tucked tail, trembling body language, and stress panting. She keeps close to the assessor initially with her trembling body language. Jenny allows the assessor to conduct all tactile assessment items though having very stiff and fearful body language throughout the assessment. When on an on-leash dog interaction Jenny approached the helper dog with relaxed body language. Due to her very fearful nature during assessment and the altercation she had in her previous home we recommend Jenny go to an experienced adopter with no children or other dogs. Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her body posture is a bit tense and fearful; her tail is low and not moving. She allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Sensitivity: 3. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, her tail is between her legs, body very stiff, mouth closed, lip long, ears likely back, may lip lick. Tag: 2. Dog is fearful but unresponsive when touched. Approaches the Assessor when the game ends. Squeeze 1: 3. Dog slowly pulls back her paw with very stiff body language. Flank squeeze 1 / 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all. Toy: 1. No interest. Dog – dog 2. Dog approaches helper dog with tail at spine level, body not stiff, ears relaxed, and lip long
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
04/22/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan positive – 985170000287394 S; 4 YO; 79.4 lb Very scared; hides behind and very close to handler; does allow all handling; no growling, snapping or evasion attempts; Quiet Owner reports victim of fight with another dog in house Scabbed, healing wounds obs on front legs/ches No open wounds/punctures/lacerations obs Embty skin tacg inner thight of left leg EEN clear BARH
No RE-EXAM or CAGE-EXAM found
No detailed description for a visit type RE-EXAM or CAGE-EXAM found!
Generated on May 3 2016 6:00PM
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://information.urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues/
If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or [email protected]
Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process.
*We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.*
For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please read here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions/
For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see:http://information.urgentpodr.org/frequently-asked-questions/
You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues. If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected] Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process. * We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.* For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please click here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see: http://information.urgentpodr.org/category/frequently-asked-questions/. You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
View all entries in: Gone Dogs 2016-05