LILO – A1109032
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My name is LILO. My Animal ID # is A1109032.
I am a spayed female tan am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 04/16/2017 from NY 11375, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
04/30/2017 AT RISK MEMO
A1109032 Lilo is At Risk for New Hope Only behavior
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/30/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NH ONLY, Weight 45.9 LBS.
Date: 4/30/17 Canine DAPP Product Name: Novibac Serial Number: 02121712C Location of Vaccination: RFL Revaccination Date: 4/16/18 2.4cc Pyrantel given PO Reweigh at 45.9 reflects a 2.3lb loss.
04/17/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
04/17/17 17:53 Basic information Lilo is a 3 year old spayed AMPBT Doberman mix with a possible food allergy. Owner has had Lilo for 3 years and is surrendering because behavior Socialization Lilo has lived with a child the age of 1 and a half and is usually respectful towards the child Lilo didn’t play with the child and plays exuberantly with adults because she likes to jump up a lot. Around strangers Lilo is shy for a few minutes. Lilo has not lived with any cats or dogs Around dogs outside Lilo is friendly. When playing with dogs Lilo plays somewhat roughly and likes to jump all over them. Lilo has bitten over 2 years ago while in the dog park after a dog bit her. Lilo also bit a child within the last 10 days Behavior During storms and fireworks Lilo is calm. Lilo isnt bothered when having her food bowl touched while eating . When in her dog crate Lilo is protective of her toys and bones and will growl and not let them go but once outside the crate lilo will drop them. Lilo does not go on the furniture at home. Lilo isnt bothered when being held or restrained. Lilo enjoyed being brushed and getting bathes. Lilo does not like getting her nails trimmed and will growl and show teeth. Lilo also doesn’t like having her paws cleaned and will also growl. When someone unfamiliar approached the house Lilo would greet them with a wagging tail. Fir the new family to know Lilo was described as shy and independent with a high activity level. When home with L Lilo she will follow you around. Lilo enjoys playing with Squaky toys and rawhides . Lilo is house trained but will urinate a little when really excited. Lilo goes outside 3 times a day and is use to going to the bathroom on grass and cement. Lola does not pull on the leash and has never been let off the leash outside. When left in the house alone Lilo is well behaved but will once in a while chew on a slipper. Lilo has a very large crate that has a separate space for a bed but does not need a crate. Lilo knows the commands sit UpUp which means come, paw, and leave it. For exercise Lilo goes on 3 mile runs.. Lilo eats taste of the wild dry foods and usually has it mixed with a little water.. When its time for bed Lilo goes to his dog bed in the crate.
No Web Memo
04/27/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: 04/16/17 Spayed, owner surrender (in home for 3 years) Previously lived with: Adults, child (age 1) Behavior toward strangers: Shy, has growled and snapped at select people Behavior toward children: Unknown Behavior toward dogs: Friendly, somewhat rough Behavior toward cats: Unknown Resource guarding: Lilo will growl over toys and treats in crate Bite history: Yes; upon infant being picking up, Lilo bit infant on foot, leaving one laceration. Lilo has also bitten while in the dog park after another dog bit her. Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Shy and independent with a high activity level Other notes: SAFER ASSESSMENT: 04/27/17 Summary: Lilo has allowed some handling in the care center but she is tense and avoids interaction with his new caretakers, in line with his owner’s report of Lilo’s behavior around strangers. She watches and tracks the humans around her carefully at all times. Due to the behaviors observed, and out of concern for her stress level, we do not feel it is appropriate to perform a handling assessment at this time. Please review the full owner surrender profile for information on Lilo’s behavior in his previous home as a guideline. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Summary PLAYGROUP: Due to Lilo’s DOH status a muzzle is placed on her before she is allowed to interact. Lilo is nervous, greeting a novel male dog with a tucked tail. She sniffs him briefly, and allows him to sniff her, before keeping to herself as she explores. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 04/16/17 During her initial medical examination, Lilo appeared fearful and tense, tolerating minimal handling. ENERGY LEVEL: Lilo is described to have a high energy level in a home environment though due to her fear and avoidance, Lilo has displayed a low energy level in the care centers.
RECOMMENDATIONS: New Hope Only _X_No children (under 13) _X_Place with a New Hope partner: Due to the fear/avoidance behavior displayed in the care center, we cannot fully evaluate Lilo and feel that she will be best set up to succeed through placement with a New Hope partner. We recommend only positive reinforcement-based, force-free training for Lilo as aversive methods are likely to heighten her fear and increase aggression. Potential challenges: _X_Resource guarding: Lilo is reported to growl over high value items while in her crate; We recommend that Lilo be left alone while eating, and that food guarding behavior modification steps (available at ASPCApro.org) be utilized if this behavior is problematic in her future home. Nothing should ever be taken directly out of Lilo’s mouth, and any time something is removed she should be rewarded with a high value treat or toy. She should be taught the “drop” cue and trade-up games _X_Handling/touch sensitivity: Lilo has been noted to become uncomfortable with handling at times, especially when a person is reaching over her. It is important to always go slow and give Lilo the option to walk away from any social interaction. Lilo should never be forced to approach anything that she is uncomfortable with or to submit to petting or handling. It should always be Lilo’s choice to approach a new person or thing. Lilo would do best in an initially calm and quiet home environment and should be given time to acclimate to her new surroundings. _X_Fearful/potential for defensive aggression: Lilo is extremely nervous around strangers and can be difficult to handle at times. She has a bite history and shows clear signs of discomfort. It is important to respect those signs and to help Lilo gain comfort and confidence in order to avoid escalation.
04/22/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
According to Lilo’s previous guardian, around dogs outside Lilo is friendly. When playing with dogs Lilo plays somewhat roughly and likes to jump all over them. Lilo has bitten over 2 years ago while in the dog park after a dog bit her. 4/22: Due to Lilo’s DOH status a muzzle is placed on her before she is allowed to interact. Lilo is nervous, greeting a novel male dog with a tucked tail. She sniffs him briefly, and allows him to sniff her, before keeping to herself as she explores. 4/29: Lilo displays soft and social body language in a group of calm male and female dogs.
04/16/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam spayed female Estimated age: 3 years Microchip noted on Intake? 9851120058655553 History : Stray dog. DOH Subjective: Apparently healthy spayed female Observed Behavior – Afraid. timid. Evidence of Cruelty seen – None Evidence of Trauma seen – None Objective T = not taken P = 100 bpm R = not taken BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: Not examined PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: Spayed female MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: Not performed Assessment Apparently healthy female Behavior Plan HW- negative DAPP and bordetella vaccine Pyrantel Flea treatment. DOH for 10 days. Prognosis: Fair
04/23/2017 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 1 – NORMAL ,
04/23/17 Noted to be coughing on 4/22/17. S/O: BAR. Eating well. EENT: No oculonasal discharge, no sneezing. H/L: No coughing observed or noted today. A: No signs of CIRDC. P: Continue to monitor. Excellent prognosis.
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