KALE – A1102983
Safe - 2-8-2017 Brooklyn
KALE – A1102983
**SAFER : AVERAGE HOME**
NEUTERED MALE, WHITE / BLACK, PARSON RUSS TER MIX, 12 yrs
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, HOLD FOR EVENT Reason STRAY
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 02/05/2017, From NY 11411, DueOut Date 02/08/2017,
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary Scanned negative BARH – tense, shivering, tail tucked, allows all handling N~ 3 years Ears, eyes, nose, throat clear Teeth stained, mild wear on upper canines Coat dirty. No mats but needs brushing/bathing. Nails short to medium Ambx4 NOSF
KNOWN HISTORY: None
Other notes: Upon intake Kale was friendly and allowed all handling.
Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. His body posture is fearful; his tail is low and not moving. He allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands.
Sensitivity:2. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, his eyes are averted, his tail is down, body a bit tense with his mouth closed.
Tag:1. Follows at end of leash, body soft.
Squeeze 1&2: 1. Dog gently pulls back his paw.
Toy: 1. No interest.
Summary: Kale was initially a bit fearful but becomes social after some time towards the assessor. He displayed no concern and may do best with a slow approach.
Kale was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior around dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Kale mostly keeps to himself as he wanders in a group of small male and female dogs.
2/7: When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Kale mostly keeps to himself as he wanders in a group of small male and female dogs.
During his medical examination, Kale was tense, shivering, tail tucked, but allowed all handling.
RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
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