LEILA – 25231
Safe - 5-6-2018 Brooklyn
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LEILA – 25231
Care Center Location: Brooklyn; ZIP Code From: 11208
Intake Type: Owner surrender; Medical Behavior: Blue ; Age: 14 years
Sex: Female; Weight: 14 lbs
DVM Intake Exam:Estimated age: 13 yr Microchip noted on Intake? no Microchip Number (If Applicable): History : Subjective: Observed Behavior – nervous but allowed all handling squirmed but did not try to bite. Objective: T = P = WNL R = WNL BCS 2.5/5 EENT: Nuclear sclerosis OU, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam: severe periodontal dz PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: FI, prominent nipples MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: Assessment: Geriatric Dental dz. Prognosis: Fair to good.
This animal came from: Relative
Date of Intake:14-Apr-2018
Basic Information: Leila is a small white mixed breed. Her owner got her from a relative around 12 years ago. She is being surrendered due to allergies.
Previously lived with: 2 adults
How is this dog around strangers? Leila will bark at people when they first meet her and generally warms up within a few minutes.
How is this dog around children? Leila has interacted with two young children and is respectful and tolerant of them.
How is this dog around other dogs? leila lives with a 15 year small mixed breed and is very tolerant, friendly, and respectful of him.
How is this dog around cats? Leila has not lived with cats so her behavior is unknown.
Resource guarding: Leila has shown no resource guarding.
Bite history: Leila has not bitten a person or another animal.
Energy level/descriptors: medium to high
For a New Family to Know: Leila is described as an energetic and friendly dog. She does not mind being bathed or brushed out. She pulls her paws away when her owner would try to trim her nails. She mostly sleeps around the home and plays in the yard. She was given homemade chicken and rice. She would have accidents at home and mostly would occur at night. She was never left alone in the yard alone and has not been crate trained.
Behavior Notes: Leila when approached, would wag her tail and expose her belly. She enjoyed attention and treats and allowed all handling during intake.
BEHAVIOR: Summary (1): Leila previous owner reported that she has lived with a 15 year small mixed breed and is very tolerant, friendly, and respectful of him 4/15: When off leash at the Care Centers, Leila greets a group of small male and female dogs with a soft posture. She explores the pens, occasionally checking in.
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