LOGAN – A1087565
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My name is LOGAN. My Animal ID # is A1087565.
I am a neutered male gray and white siberian husky mix. The shelter thinks I am about 6 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/27/2016 from NY 10462, owner surrender reason stated was NEW BABY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/27/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 59.6 LBS.
Pyrantel 6 ml given orally Applied Activyl
08/27/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
8/27/16 19:38 Basic Information Logan is an approximately 6 y male Siberian husky mix. He is being surrendered because the owner had a new baby and does not want Logan near the child. He was given to the owner by a pet store and has not been taken to a vet in over a year. Socialization Around strangers, Logan is very shy around new people. He has lived a household with a new born child, he sometimes jumps up playful and the child and other adults in the home. He has lived with other Husky and which he got along well with and often interacts with other dogs outside. The owner has never had cats so the owner does not know how Logan is around them. The owner states that Logan has never bite another person or animal before. Behavior Logan is not bothered when the owner takes his food bowl, treat, or toy away, by thunder storms or fireworks. When an unfamiliar person approaches the home or a family member he usually backs away from them until he fells confortable. Logan does not mind being bathed but has never had his nails trimmed. For a new family to know The owner describes Logan as playful, shy and friendly with a high activity level Logan’s favorite activity is to play tug of war with the owner. Around the house, he follows everyone around and prefers to be in the same room as the rest of the family. He has toys and loves to play rubber Kong toys. He sleeps mostly indoors with on a dog bed on the floor of theliving room. Logan was being fed pedigree brand dry dog food once a day. Logan is house trained, and goes to the bathroom on grass outside the house. When left alone Logan is well behaved in the home. Logan also knows the commands for “sit” “down” and “go”. For exercise Logan is to walks outside twice a day. Behavior during the intake During the intake, Logan was a little tense with stiff body. Diesel allowed to be scanned (negative), photographed, collar and placed the dog in the kennel.
08/30/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Logan’s family had a new baby. Logan is no longer the baby and was surrendered to our care. We’re told he’s shy around new people, can get jumpy in play, lived well with another Husky and often interacts with other dogs outside the home. Logan doesn’t guard his things, is active and loves to play tug of war, enjoys toys, is housetrained and well behaved when left home alone. We’re all strangers to Logan, yet he greeted me with a wave of his gorgeous plumed tail, his blue eyes catching mine as I leash him. His markings are stunning, his eyes dramatic and fabulous in their shade of blue with a dark mask around them. Logan is great on leash, showed off his housetraining skills the moment we were out the door, posed for pictures, showing off his ‘sit’ by doing a sit, a bow and a bark and then gently took my offered treat. He’s bouncy when he sees other dogs in the park, but is responsive and respectful to his leash handler. A bit opinionated, a quick bark reminds me he’s waiting for his treat, or some petting, and I can imagine a heated conversation about which candidate will be our next President, or who will be the next superstar couple to get a divorce. Gorgeously groomed, sophisticated yet playful, Logan is looking for a new family to take care of. He leans in for petting and loves being with his person. Be sure to ask for Logan when you visit.
08/30/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Neutered, owner surrender Previously lived with: not stated Behavior toward children: jumps up, playful Behavior toward dogs: lived with another Husky, got along well with resident dog and with new dogs Behavior toward cats: unknown, not exposed to cats FG/RG: none reported Bite history: none reported Housetrained: yes Energy level/descriptors: described as playful, shy, and friendly; high activity level, loves tug of war Other notes: AGGRESSION ASSESSMENT: 8-30-16 Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 2. Dog displays high energy and movement, but it is directed toward getting closer to the Assessor. His body is soft, likely panting. Sensitivity: 2. Dog displays high energy and movement, but it is directed toward getting closer to the Assessor. His body is soft, likely panting Tag: 3. Dog responds with his tail high, ears forward, mouth likely closed for at least half of the assessment item, body stiff and body checks the Assessor. Dog is often focused on other stimuli in the room. Squeeze 1: 5. Dog freezes and tries to bite. Toy: 1. No interest. Summary: Logan shows some resources behavior guarding the food and toy in his kennel. Once he was removed from his kennel Logan was vocal. During the assessment he became uncomfortable during paw handling (growling and trying to bite the assessors hand). Please be careful with paw handling in the future. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Summary PLAYGROUP: Summary MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 8/27/2016: During his initial medical examination, Logan tolerated all handling and restraint without issue. ENERGY LEVEL: Owner reports high activity level RECOMMENDATIONS: NEW HOPE ONLY _X_No young children (under 5) __No children (under 13) __No cats __Single-pet home __Recommend no dog parks _X_Place with a New Hope partner Potential challenges: _X_Resource guarding: Logan has shown some potential possessive behavior in his kennel over his food bowl and his toy. This was not reported in the home, so we cannot be certain whether this is kennel-specific or whether this may appear in his future home.
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
08/27/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative Neutered Age approx.- 6 yrs Ear mite and flea comb negative Mild dental tartar Allows handling BARH AMBX4
No RE-EXAM or CAGE-EXAM found
No detailed description for a visit type RE-EXAM or CAGE-EXAM found!
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