MARKO – A1101492
Safe - 1-23-2017 Brooklyn
MARKO – A1101492
**SAFER : EXPERIENCED HOME**
MALE, TAN, CHIHUAHUA SH MIX, 10 yrs
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, HOLD FOR HOSPITAL Reason STRAY
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 01/13/2017, From NY 11218, DueOut Date 01/16/2017, I came in with Group/Litter #K17-086134.
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary Microchip: negative Sex: male Age: approx.10 years Mentation: BAHR EEN: wnl Teeth: severe tartar, gingitivis, missing incisors and some molars- possible dental disease Skin: wnl, no fleas seen Behavior: allow the handling but nervous during the exam 9.6lbs no bump palpated toes with nail- long nail, trimmed at initial exam nosf
KNOWN HISTORY: N/A
Intact Male, Stray
Look:2. Dog’s eyes are averted. His body posture is fearful, trembles and 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 between his legs, body tense with his mouth closed.
Tag:1. Follows at end of leash, body soft.
Squeeze 1&2: 2. Dog quickly pulls back his paw.
Toy: 1. No interest.
Summary: Marko is a bit fearful but readily warms up and allows all handling/solicits attention.
Marko was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior around dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Marko is nervous, greeting other dogs with a tucked tail while lip licking. He is initially tolerant of face to face greetings but will lip curl when a male attempts to mount him.
Marko was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior around dogs is unknown.
1/14-1/21: When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Marko is nervous, greeting other dogs with a tucked tail while lip licking. He is initially tolerant of face to face greetings but will lip curl when a male attempts to mount him.
During his medical examination, Marko was nervous but allowed all handling.
RECOMMENDATIONS: Experience (Suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
_X_Fearful (We recommend allowing Marko to interact at his own pace as he is initially fearful though readily warms up upon a slow/soft approch. Force-free, reward based training is advised when introducing/exposing Marko to new and unfamiliar situations.)
Came in With
- VINNY - A1101495
Came in With
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